ICC T20 World Cup 2016 is beginning on 8th March. The Top ranking team in T20 format is India. We need to know more about Indian cricket team for ICC T20 World Cup 2016. How many players are selected and are they good enough or justify their place in the Indian cricket squad are all answered here.
Indian Cricket Team will begin its T20 World Cup campaign on 15th March against New Zealand. It would be a nail-biting t20 clash as both teams are in good touch.
Indian Cricket Board, BCCI announced a team of 15 players for the T20 World Cup 2016. The same team also featured in Asia Cup 2016.
Let’s have a look at all 15 players one by one who are going to represent India in the ICC T20 World Cup 2016.
Indian Cricket Team For ICC T20 World Cup 2016
Mahendra Singh Dhoni or MS Dhoni
He is the man of honor. The Indian Cricket Team Captain Mr Cool is ready to take Indian Team into the ICC T20 World Cup 2016. There is no doubt in his talents or his captaincy. It would be a pleasure to see him winning the trophy this year. Recently concluded T20 matches showed that he still got the hunger to strike the ball cleanly. Behind the stumps, he is a killer. Breath-taking stumpings are very crucial.
We can have a look at his Cricket Stats:
The right-handed opening batsman. The opener of Indian Cricket Team and a clean hitter of the ball. He loves to play slow in the beginning and after facing 20 odd deliveries, he comes into his natural play. He demolished Australian attack in the recent T20 series as well as in ODI. The Man is in form and ready to roar in the ICC T20 World Cup 2016.
Have a quick look at his career stats:
The left-handed opening batsman. The other partner for the opening slot. As much as his moustaches are famous, he is also famous for his strokeplay. After a long time, we are seeing him as dangerous as he was at the time of his debut. He is right now scoring at a strike rate in excess of 200. A good sign for India as well.
Have a glimpse on his career stats:
The right-handed middle-order batsman. The name itself is enough to describe the run machine. Virat Kohli is in great touch and amassed huge runs in Australia against Australia. After a brief rest, he is all set to score runs.
You would be amazed to see his career stats:
The right-handed composed cricketer. He is a top order batsman. He is a chance-grabber. Whenever he got a chance to bat, he just makes full use of it. He may not play at his beloved position but India would surely need a player like him on the field. A very good fielder too.
Career stats of Ajinkya Rahane:
A left-handed batsman and right-arm off break bowler. He is a star player of T20 Format. He knows how to find gaps and how to clear the ropes. A perfect finisher for Indian Cricket Team who make sure team reached a good total. He is a complete all-rounder that every team craves off.
His career stats are as given below.
A left-handed batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler. Making a comeback into Indian Cricket team after so many years is itself a commendable thing. Yuvraj Singh is known for his fiery strike, gigantic sixes and energetic fielding. His slow bowling could prove decisive on Indian pitches.
Have a look at Yuvraj’s career stats.
A right handed batsman and right arm medium fast bowler. He is a good fielder too. A complete raw talent knocking the door of Indian Cricket Team. BCCI gave this lad a chance to perform in the shortest version of the game.
A look at his career stats
An all-rounder who knows how to bat, ball economically and break the partnership and energetic fielder. A player of its calibre is definitely a boost for the team. On Indian pitches, Ravindra Jadeja is a deadly weapon.
His career stats as follows:
A right-arm medium bowler who impressed everyone in the PayTm T20 series. The way he bowled the dead yorker in the end overs is a delight to watch. He is a promising lad and having a bright future in Indian Cricket Team.
Another comeback. Yes, the right-arm off-spinner is out of the Indian Cricket Team and on the bank of his performances in T20s, he is back again. A misery bowler who didn’t give the loose ball too often would be a great asset in stopping the opposition for chasing the score.
A look at his career stats
A right-handed batsman and right arm off-break bowler. The main spearhead in bowling for Indian Cricket Team in this T20 World Cup. He is charismatic. He got variety in bowling and it is always a mystery for the batsman to pick his bowling. Indian Cricket Team will be looking forward on this man to show his 100% performance in the tournament. A key player for the team.
Have a look at his career stats
A right-arm medium fast bowler who will lead the Indian cricket team fast bowling attack. He is out of the action due to injury but now he is back. He got pace and he hit the ground hard to generate extra bounce. A good swing bowler. He is a promising player and early break-throughs should be his prime motto.
Let’s have a look at his career stats
The old veteran. Yes, left arm medium fast bowler is making a comeback into the Indian Cricket Team after a long time. He performed exceptionally well in the IPL that makes the selectors rely on him. He played in the PayTm series and performed well. He looks more consistent and economical. His experience would benefit other young fast bowlers.
His career stats are given below.
Young promising lad completing the Indian Cricket Team for ICC T20 World Cup 2016. He is a left-handed batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler. Only time will tell whether he will debut in the world cup as India is already having two class spinners in the squad.
His career stats:
These 15 players would be the part of Indian Cricket team for ICC T20 World Cup 2016.
Good Wishes to Every Team member for the ICC T20 World Cup 2016 tournament.
ALL THE BEST TEAM !!!