New Delhi: Indian cricket crew’s long-standing opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan’s exclusion from India’s 15-member squad from T20 World Cup squad was a bit surprising for everybody. Dhawan was excluded from India’s T20 World Cup squad even after being named the skipper of crew India that travelled to Sri Lanka to play limited-overs sequence. The T20 WC can be performed in United Arab Emirates and Oman from October 17.
Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has lastly made a comeback within the restricted overs cricket after 2017, however Shikhar Dhawan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav and Krunal Pandya didn’t discover a place within the crew. Former Indian wicketkeeper Farokh Engineer has expressed shock over Dhawan’s exclusion within the T20 WC crew. Nevertheless, he additionally believed that the crew that has been picked for the marquee occasion is excellent and is a robust contender to win the match.
Farooq Engineer informed Sports activities Tak, “Shikhar Dhawan.. I am surprised that he has been dropped because he has been performing well in the limited overs format for some time now. The problem for the Indian selectors is that players like Dhawan are being dropped, which is a big disappointment as he can walk into any international team as a batsman. He has proved himself time and again and I don’t think a player like him should be tried.
He continued, “…however who are you able to take away? KL Rahul has finished very effectively. He’s good and I feel the most effective batsmen on the earth. Rohit Sharma is on prime of his type. Nonetheless, I feel it’s a excellent crew that has been chosen for the T20 World Cup. I feel we now have each probability to win the T20 World Cup.”
Indian crew for T20 World Cup – Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (Vice-Captain), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (WK), Ishan Kishan (WK), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakraborty, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammed Shami. Reserve gamers: Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar and Shardul Thakur