The Cricket World Cup 2019 is scheduled and will kick off on May 30 in England and Wales.
The five-member selection committee led by MSK Prasad has announced the 15 member squad for this summer’s World Cup 2019.
In India, if there is something that unites the people and feels them jovial beyond culture and religion, it is the love of Cricket.
Virat Kohli will lead the India team and Rohit Sharma will serve as a vice-captain; it is the first that Virat Kohli would be leading team India as a captain though he has played three World Cups as a key player for team India.
India is going to start their World Cup race on June 5 again Proteas in The Rose Bowl ground, that would be the eighth match of the CWC19.
India is the considered one of the favorite in this Big event; they have won the first World Cup in 1983, the second one in 2011 and committed to winning this Showpiece event for the third time.
There is no major surprise in the squad, Dinesh Karthik has been selected as a backup wicket-keeper along with MS Dhoni. The second wicketkeeper only will get a chance if MS Dhoni gets an injury.
Read more: Opening Ceremony of World Cup 2019Rishabh Pant didn’t make into the Squad.
Vijay Shankar has impressed the selector by his outstanding performance recently against Australia and got a place in the 15-member squad. He probably takes the position which was speculated to Ambati Rayudu, because he couldn’t succeed to make in the team.
Ravindra Jadeja and Hardik Pandya have also been selected as an all-rounder in the team India.
The hottest debate all over India is who is going to bat at crucial no. 4?
Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal will attack as the leading spinners, Ravindra Jadeja will support side by side as an all-rounder.
Three leading fast seamers bowler Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, and Mohammed Shami have been named in the Squad for the Marquee event. Hardik and Vijay will also play the role of the fourth seamer.
India always has the best strong batting line up to put a decent score on board or to chase the runs.
In this World Cup 2019, the skipper Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan will open the innings following by Virat, Lokesh Rahul, and MS Dhoni.
Overview of Indian Squad for world cup 2019:India is ready to mark the history with three top class Batsmen:
- Virat Kohli
- Shikar Dhawan
- Rohit Sharma
- Kedar Jadhav
- Vijay Shankar
- Hardik Pandya
- Ravindra Jadeja
- MS Dhoni
- Lokesh Rahul
- Dinesh Karthik
- Kuldeep Yadav
- Yuzvendra Chahal
- Mohammed Shami
- Jasprit Bumrah
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar