A well-oiled Team India is all set to defend the title that it won in 2013 under MS Dhoni's captaincy. There was much talk about young Rishabh Pant but the southpaw has to wait a little longer as the selectors picked a balanced yet experienced side for the mega event.
Take a look at the squad who are raring to go under the command of Virat Kohli.
India Squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (WK), Yuvraj Singh, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, Mohammed Shami, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, Ajinkya Rahane.
Stand-bys: Rishabh Pant, Suresh Raina, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Dinesh Karthik.
Source Author: Ravi Venkat
Image Courtesy: BCCI, AP, AFP
The author tweets @ravivenkat007