Leader Online Desk : Team India for World Cup : All eyes are on the upcoming ODI World Cup. The tournament will start from October 5 in India. Meanwhile, almost all the teams have successfully prepared for this tournament. It has come to light that India has also prepared a list of players (Team India). But it has not been officially announced yet. According to a report, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has selected Team India for the World Cup. It is understood that Sanju Samson has not got a place in Team India for this tournament.
Famous Krishna and Tilak Verma along with Samson Dachu (Team India for World Cup)
Currently the Asia Cup is going on. India’s 17-member team is in Sri Lanka and Sanju Samson is with the Indian team as a standby player. In a way he is the 18th player. According to an English newspaper report, the BCCI has selected a 15-member Indian squad for the World Cup. The board has named KL Rahul in the squad along with Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer and Suryakumar Yadav. Sanju Samson has been dropped and Ishan Kishan has been given a chance. Along with Samson, the famous Prasidha Krishna and Tilak Varma have also been excluded.
Kuldeep Yadav is preferred as a spinner
According to the report, BCCI has named all-rounders Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Akshar Patel and Shardul Thakur in Team India. Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Shami and Mohammad Siraj will lead the pace attack. Information is coming that Kuldeep Yadav has been preferred as a spinner.
Green signal on KL Rahul’s fitness
BCCI wants to announce the squad for the World Cup by September 5. After that, the list of players will have to be submitted to the ICC. The board has taken special care of KL Rahul’s fitness. According to reports, the medical team has given a green signal regarding Rahul’s fitness. Rahul is working hard at the National Cricket Academy. The medical team said that he is playing well in the nets.
Possible team of India for World Cup: (Team India for World Cup)
Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Akshar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Shami, Mohammad Siraj