Indian World cup squad for T-20 World Cup was announced and to everyone surprise MS Dhoni was named mentor of Indian team for T-20 World Cup. MS Dhoni appointment could be good sign for Indian team; Indian team under MS Dhoni had won major ICC tournaments. Virat Kohli has not been able to replicate MS Dhoni like success for India in ICC tournaments. Though this time around there is good chance of India doing well in T-20 World Cup, majority of Indian squad have been playing T-20 cricket in IPL and T-20 World Cup venue is also United Arab Emirates same venue’s in which Indian Premier League is being played right now.
MS Dhoni like character Indian dressing room really wants at the moment, his calm and composing attitude and guiding the youngster’s in the dressing room would be huge boost for the Indian Team.
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma form with the bat would be key to India’s chances of lifting the world cup.
India’s World Cup Squad is as follows
Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma (VC), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rahul Chahar, Varun, Mohammed Shami, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishan Kishan. Standby players: Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar