The hype is over now. BCCI has announced India's T20 World Cup Squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup. The Indian team is currently at Manchester preparing for the upcoming fifth test against England. Virat Kohli held a video conference with the selectors to confirm the T20 World Cup Squad. Along with selecting the squad, BCCI has decided to send MS Dhoni as the mentor of the team
The T20 World Cup will commence on 17th October. The selected players will join the team directly from the IPL. Not to forget both the mega cricketing events will take place in UAE.
Highlights Of the 18-men squad are –
Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma (vc), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohd Shami.
Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar.