The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday introduced the 15-member nationwide squad that may play within the ICC World Cup to be held from Might 30 in England and Wales. India will play their opening recreation of the match in opposition to South Africa on June 5.
Right here is the squad chosen to signify India;
Virat Kohli (captain)
Virat Kohli, one of many charismatic batsmen of the trendy period, is the captain of the Indian nationwide cricket group. He’s a right-handed batsman and bowls right-arm medium. Kohli represented Delhi cricket group in varied age group earlier than making his first-class debut in 2006. He additionally confirmed his captaincy expertise through the U-19 World Cup of 2008 in Malaysia and ultimately received the World Cup by beating South Africa in an exhilarating last. He made his worldwide debut in opposition to Sri Lanka few months after successful the U-19 World Cup.
Virat Kohli made his worldwide debut in opposition to Sri Lanka. Initially, Kohli was included within the Indian squad as a reserve batsman, however he quickly established himself as a daily within the ODI middle-order and was a part of the squad that received the 2011 World Cup. He scored his first worldwide fifty in his 4th ODI in opposition to Sri Lanka whereas his first worldwide century (117) got here in opposition to the identical facet in 2009 as he stitched a 227-run partnership with Gautam Gambhir in a run chase. In 2010, Kohli grew to become the quickest Indian batsman to succeed in 1,000 runs in ODI cricket. He performed a big position in India’s 2011 ICC World Cup win. Batting at quantity three, he scored a century in opposition to Bangladesh and was a part of an important fifty-run partnership for the third wicket in the World Cup last.
Rohit Sharma (vice-captain)
Rohit Sharma is the vice-captain of the Indian nationwide cricket group in limited-overs recreation. He performs for Mumbai in home cricket and captains Mumbai Indians within the Indian Premier League. The correct-handed batsman began his worldwide profession when he was 20 years outdated, making his one-day worldwide (ODI) debut on 23 June 2007 in opposition to Eire. Rohit Sharma has a prolific ODI profession, with the excellence of being the one batsman on this planet with three double-hundreds.
Shikhar Dhawan is an Indian worldwide cricketer. A gap left-handed batsman, he performed for the Indian Beneath-17 and Beneath-19 groups earlier than making his first-class debut for Delhi in November 2004. Dhawan made his One Day Worldwide (ODI) debut in opposition to Australia at Dr Y S Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam on October 20, 2010. Nevertheless, he was dismissed for a duck in that match. Throughout India’s tour of Windies in 2011, he was once more drafted into the Indian squad as India’s common openers had been injured and Sachin Tendulkar was rested after the 2011 ICC World Cup. He has thus far scored a complete of 5,178 runs within the 123 matches he has performed at a median of 45.03, with 15 centuries and 27 fifties and a strike fee of 93.48.
Ok L Rahul
Kannanur Lokesh Rahul is an Indian cricket who bats right-handed and sometimes dons the wicketkeeping gloves for his group. Rahul was a part of the Indian U-19 group that performed the 2010 World Cup. He made first-class debut within the 2010-11 season for Karnataka. He’s solely the third Indian batsman to attain a century in all of the three codecs of worldwide Cricket.
Vijay Shankar is a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium tempo bowler. He serves as an all-rounder. He has been chosen within the Indian squad for the ICC World Cup 2019. He made his ODI debut in Australia in 2019. He’s seen as a slogger within the dying overs and as somebody who can play the position of the fifth or sixth bowler, as per the wants of the group. He performs for Tamil Nadu Ranji group and his spectacular efficiency has helped him get picked for the Indian facet. His efficiency thus far so far has not been very spectacular, however he can show India’s darkish horse in the World Cup.
M S Dhoni (wicket-keeper)
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, thought of a legendary wicketkeeper-batsman of the Indian cricket group, bats proper handed and has bowled proper arm medium in a couple of matches. He captained India in limited-overs video games from 2007 to 2016 and in Check cricket from 2008 to 2014. Dhoni earned the ‘Captain Cool’ tag for his calm fashion even in crunch conditions to assist India win essential matches. He’s, deservedly, counted among the many best finishers in limited-overs cricket. In 2011, he led India to the ODI world cup victory. The icing on the cake was that he completed off the ultimate match with a six to win India the trophy after 28 years. Dhoni made his Ranji debut within the 1999-2000 season on the age of 18 years, enjoying for Bihar, and scored 68 not out on his debut.
Kedar Jadhav is an all-rounder who represents India. He’s right-arm off break bowler and right-hand bat. He has been picked for the Indian group going to England for the ICC World Cup 2019.
That is the primary time he can be enjoying on this planet cup. Kedar Jadhav made his debut in opposition to Sri Lanka at JSCA Worldwide Stadium. Since then he has been out and in of the group. Nevertheless, his batting has proved to be very useful nearly each time he comes out to bat. Within the Aisa Cup 20198, he saved his cool and noticed the India group by within the finals of the match. His skill to bat until the top is and maintain one finish performs an vital position within the innings, particularly in run chases. His low-arm bowling motion may be very misleading for the batsmen to deal with. He picks up wickets at essential junctures of the match, giving a lift to his facet.
Dinesh Karthik is an Indian wicket-keeper, who bats proper handed and represented India in all types of cricket. He was a part of India’s 2004 U-19 World Cup. He made his first-class debut in late 2002 in opposition to Baroda whereas enjoying for Tamil Nadu at an age of 17 however dropped in his first season regardless of his wholesome run-scoring due to his poor glovework. Karthik was recalled to the Ranji Trophy group in 2003-2004 season and he amassed 438 runs at a median of 43.80, together with two a whole bunch and took 20 catches behind the wicket.
Yuzvendra Chahal performs for the Indian cricket group as a right-arm leg spinner. He represented his home group, Haryana, on the age of 19 in opposition to Madhya Pradesh at Indore. Chahal additionally represented India in Chess at World Youth Chess Championship however gave up the sport. Nevertheless, he’s nonetheless listed on World Chess Federation’s official web site. He first attracted the eye of the cricketing world when he took 34 wickets in Coochbehar Trophy in 2009.
Kuldeep Yadav is an Indian cricket, who bowls left-arm chinaman. He performs home cricket for Uttar Pradesh. He performed for India Beneath-19 cricket group within the 2014 ICC Beneath-19 Cricket World Cup the place he took a hat-trick in opposition to Scotland which introduced him into the limelight. He wished to turn into a left arm seamer as he was impressed by Wasim Akram and Zaheer Khan. However his coach insisted him to turn into a chinaman bowler as he was impressed with the flip and variations he was offering unknowingly on the trials. Since then, he began following and watching movies of Shane Warne’s bowling and made him his position mannequin.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar is an Indian cricketer, who bowls proper arm medium quick whereas bats at decrease down the order. He performs home cricket for Uttar Pradesh. Bhuvneshwar Kumar made his first-class debut on the age of 17 in opposition to Bengal. Within the 2008-09 season of Ranji Trophy, he grew to become the primary bowler to dismiss Sachin Tendulkar for a duck in first-class cricket.
Jasprit Bumrah, the person with the golden arm, has a straight-out-of-a-movie form of a narrative. In 2013, he joined Mumbai Indians within the Indian Premier League when he was a teen and simply after three years, he earned the cap for India’s ODI group, because of his spectacular bowling figures and an uncommon bowing motion. Bumrah is the no. 1 bowler within the ICC rankings within the ODI format. The correct-arm fast-medium bowler emerged as some of the trusted death-over bowlers for his point-precision bowling expertise.
Mohammed Shami represents India on the worldwide degree as a frontline tempo bowler. He’s a right-arm pacer and bats right-handed as properly. He performs for Kings XI Punjab within the India Premier League. He has been included within the 15-member Indian squad for the ICC World Cup 2019 to be performed in England and Wales.
Hardik Pandya is an Indian cricketer. He performs for Baroda in home cricket and Mumbai Indians within the Indian Premier League (IPL). Pandya is an all-rounder and has performed key knocks throughout codecs. Pandya made his One Day Worldwide (ODI) debut for India in opposition to New Zealand on 16 October 2016 at Dharamshala. He grew to become the fourth Indian to be named participant of the match on ODI debut after Sandeep Patil, Mohit Sharma and Ok L Rahul.
Ravindra Jadeja is an Indian cricketer from Saurashtra. He’s an all-rounder who bats within the lower-middle order and bowls sluggish left-arm orthodox spin. He represents Saurashtra in home cricket and Chennai Tremendous Kings within the Indian Premier League (IPL).