T20 World Cup 2021: Shardul Thakur replaces Axar Patel in Crew India squad

The All-India Senior Selection Committee after a dialogue with the crew administration has added Shardul Thakur to the main squad for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup 2021. All-rounder Axar Patel, who modified into half of the 15-member Crew India squad will now be on the checklist of stand-by avid gamers.

Thakur, who modified into earlier a standby player in the squad, has been added to the squad on the succor of a courageous campaign in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 for the Chennai Mountainous Kings (CSK) in the UAE. The all-rounder has been surely one of many give up avid gamers in IPL 2021 with 18 wickets up to now from 15 video games at 27.16 and a strike rate of 18.61.

Shardul’s contributions for the CSK win been instrumental in the crew’s campaign this season as the MS Dhoni-led crew has made it to the closing and they’ll both face Delhi Capitals or Kolkata Knight Riders in the summit clash on October 15.

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India’s squad for ICC T20 World Cup: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), 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 avid gamers: Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Axar Patel


The next cricketers will seemingly be a half of the crew bubble in Dubai and merit Crew India in their preparations:


Avesh Khan, Umran Malik, Harshal Patel, Lukman Meriwala, Venkatesh Iyer, Karn Sharma, Shahbaz Ahmed and Okay. Gowtham.

India will originate its T20 World Cup campaign against Pakistan on October 24 in Dubai. The 2007 champions will additionally face Afghanistan and New Zealand alongside with 2 qualifiers in Neighborhood 2.

Particularly, after the upcoming T20 World Cup, Virat Kohli will seemingly be stepping down as the Crew India captain in the shortest structure.

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