Will India win the T20 World Cup this year? Chances, Squad

After performing brilliantly in the ODI World Cup, India’s eyes will be on the upcoming T20 World Cup, so know which player will give a winning performance

Tuesday marked the conclusion of the selection process for the Indian team that will compete in the T20 World Cup. The selection process for the 15-player squad for the premier event, which is scheduled to start in the USA and the West Indies (New York and Florida) on June 1, took place in Ahmedabad between BCCI secretary Jay Shah and the Ajit Agarkar-led selection panel. Rohit Sharma is the team’s captain, and Hardik Pandya is the Vice-Captain.

India T20 World Cup 2024 Squad

Rohit Sharma (C)


Virat Kohli

Yashasvi Jaiswal

Sanju Samson (WC)

Shivam Dube

Hardik Pandya (VC)

Surya Kumar Yadav

Rishabh Pant (WC)

Ravindra Jadeja

Axar Patel

Yuzvendra Chahal

Kuldeep Yadav

Arshdeep Singh

Jasprit Bumrah

Mohammed Siraj

Key Players for India in T20 World Cup 2024

  • Virat Kohli

No one can beat Virat Kohli; his name and his way of playing are the best. If we look at his current form, Virat has scored 500 runs in 10 matches and is at the top of the race for the orange cap. He knows everything about how to play the game and when to change gears according to the game. It is not without reason that everyone calls him King Kohli. Till now, he has played 117 international T20 matches in which he scored 4037 runs. He has the most runs in T20 cricket.

  • Rohit Sharma 

Captain Rohit Sharma is going to play in his last World Cup. This time, his eyes will be on lifting the T-20 World Cup. His way of batting is quite brilliant. He will have a big hand in giving India a fast start. If we look at his current form, he has scored 315 runs in 10 matches in the IPL, and that too at a strike rate of 160. If we talk about his international T20 career, he has played 151 matches in which he has scored 3974 runs. He is the second-highest run-scorer in T20 internationals after Virat Kohli.

  • Hardik Pandya

Team India has a lot of expectations from India’s fast-bowling all-rounder and the team’s vice-captain, Hardik Pandya. His form is not good in the IPL, but his international T20 career is quite good. He has scored 1348 runs and taken 73 wickets in 92 matches.

  • Jasprit Bumrah

The Yorker King of Cricket, Jasprit Bumrah. Jasprit Bumrah is more well-known than all of the names in cricket. Right now, he is playing for the Mumbai Indians, and he has played 10 matches and taken 15 wickets in the IPL. If we talk about his international T20 career, he played 62 matches and took 74 wickets with an average of 6.56.

  • Ravindra Jadeja

Ravindra Jadeja is known as Sir Jadeja. Currently, he is playing with the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL. There has been a lot of improvement in the last few years. Along with being a big-hitting finisher, the wicket-taker also bowls spin. In international T20 matches, he has taken 480 runs and 53 wickets in 66 matches.

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What can we expect from other players?

  • Sanju Samson

Sanju Samson’s hard work finally paid off, as he was selected for the T20 World Cup. Right now, his performance is very good. In the IPL, he has scored 385 runs in 10 matches, and that too at a strike rate of 160.

  • Shivam Dube

Shivam Dubey is being called the new Yuvraj Singh. While playing for Chennai Super Kings in the IPL, he hit most sixes this season for Chennai. In the World Cup, if he scores early runs, the team will get a huge advantage. This IPL season, he scored 350 runs in 10 matches.

  • Surya Kumar Yadav

Surya Kumar Yadav, also known by the name Mr. 360, has an amazing T20 career. He has played 60 matches so far in which he has scored 2141 runs, that too at a strike rate of 171. He has also scored 4 centuries in T20 cricket so far. Surya, an expert in hitting ground shots all around, is an important player for Team India in this World Cup.

  • Rishabh Pant

Rishabh Pant will return to Team India after 2 years. Rishabh Pant’s performance in the IPL is very good. He has made a comeback this season and has scored 398 runs in 11 matches, that too at a strike rate of 158, which includes 3 half centuries. Due to injuries in a car accident, he was away from cricket for 2 years. This year, he is fully fit and has returned to the field.

  • Yuzvendra Chahal

A KULCHA comeback is happening in the spin department; both of them last played together in the 2019 ODI World Cup, and after that, we will be seen playing together in the 2024 T20 World Cup. Yuzi Chahal is making a comeback for the India team. Let his hard work pay off. Seeing his consistently good performance in the IPL, the selectors gave him a chance once again. The team has a lot of expectations from Yuzi, who was the purple cap winner in last year’s IPL.

Traveling Reserve

Shubman Gill

Rinku Singh

Khaleel Ahmed

Avesh Khan

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India’s team is well-balanced between youth and experience. They have a strong chance of winning the T20 World Cup if they can maintain their current winning streak and perform well in important elimination games. They will, however, have strong rivals from South Africa, Australia, and England, among other formidable teams. 

India’s Schedule for T20 World Cup 2024

India vs Ireland June 5 New York
India vs Pakistan June 9 New York
India vs USA June 12 New York
India vs Canada June 15 Florida