Shardul Thakur included in India's T20 World Cup squad

It is the only change to India's side named so far ahead of the 15 October deadline.

Web Desk
October 13, 2021
Shardul Thakur included in India's T20 World Cup squad

India have named one change to their ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 squad, calling up the fast-bowling all-rounder Shardul Thakur, and leaving out Axar Patel.

Axar, the spin-bowling all-rounder, will now join the list of standby players.

It is the only change to India's side named so far ahead of the 15 October deadline.

India squad: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammad Shami

Stand-by players: Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Axar Patel