New Delhi: The Indian cricket team will play in the T20 World Cup 2021, with the players likely to be announced next week. According to reports, Team India can be announced after the Oval Test for the T20 World Cup starting in Oman and UAE from October 17. The Indian team’s T20 World Cup squad is being announced on 7 September.
It is clear from this news that no player is going to get a place in the T20 World Cup on the basis of his performance in IPL 2021. The selectors and Team India management have already fixed their players. According to media reports, Team India will select 15 players for the T20 World Cup. They will also take 3 reserve players with them. Ishan Kishan, Prithvi Shaw and a spinner will move to UAE as reserve players. Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer and Mohammad Siraj can get a chance in the T20 World Cup team. Either of the two spinners R Ashwin, Rahul Chahar, Varun Chakraborty and Washington Sundar can be selected.
Team India will start its campaign from October 24. Team India will play its first match against Pakistan in T20 World Cup. After this, Team India will face New Zealand on 31 October, Afghanistan on 3 November and Super 12 (B-1) on 5 November.