Indian Squad To Be Chosen For World T20: Two of the very important tournaments are going to be played now within a month’s time and the preparations have begun for them. Team India will participate in the Asia Cup 2016 starting from 24th February in Bangladesh and then will play in the ICC World T20 2016, which will begin from 8th March and is going to be hosted by India itself.
The stage is set for the upcoming Cricket Carnival and to make it more worthy, the team squad selection is going to be done on 5th February. The Indian team squad selection will take place in Delhi by the national selectors and the meeting will be chaired by chief selector Sandeep Patil.
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The Asia Cup will be played from 24th February to 6th March and World T20 will begin from 8th March and Final will be played on 3rd April in Kolkata.
“The meeting has been scheduled on 5th February at Delhi to pick up the teams for the Asia Cup and World T20 events”, sources told.
Indian Squad To Be Chosen For World T20
Indian team is going to play against Sri Lanka in a 3 match T20 series at home starting from 9th February. Indian side has completed their tour of Australia last week. They had a mixed tour there. They lost the ODI series by 1-4 and thrashed the Aussies by 3-0 in 3 match T20 series.
The upcoming series is really important for them as it will give match practise to lots of players ahead of the important tournaments. However, Virat Kohli has been rested for the upcoming 3 match series keeping the hectic schedule in mind.
As far as the squad selection is concerned, the team will be led by MS Dhoni and the majority of the faces will be the same who were a part of the team that played against Australia in the recently concluded series.
Indian team is currently the Number 1 ranked team in World T20 rankings and this will boost their confidence. Team India will play against New Zealand in their first match on March 15 at Nagpur. Later they will play against Pakistan on 19th March and their match against Australia in on 27th March and will be played at Mohali.
Expected Indian Squad For Asia Cup and World T20 – Probable 15
MS Dhoni (Capt, WK), V Kohli, R Sharma, S Dhawan, S Raina, Y Singh, H Pandya, A Rahane, R Ashwin, R Jadeja, J Bumrah, A Nehra, U Yadav, B Kumar, Harbhajan
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