Team India’s short World Cup journey will begin on October 23. Team India will be aiming to get off to a good start by defeating Pakistan in that day’s match. What is special is that this match is the first World Cup match for Team India captain Rohit Sharma.
Rahul Dravid, Rohit Sharma
The T20 World Cup started grandly at the venue of Australia. Qualifier matches are going on fiercely. Team India’s short World Cup journey will begin on October 23. Team India will be aiming to get off to a good start by defeating Pakistan in that day’s match. What is special is that this match is the first World Cup match for Team India captain Rohit Sharma. That’s why the hit man also hoped for victory in the first match. Speaking about this, Rohit Sharma spoke about the Indian team’s plans and preparations in the World Cup. “We are not thinking about semi-final and final now. We look forward to each opponent in the first round. We will focus on winning all the matches. Challenges are good in Australia. At the same time, it is known that Team India has not won the World Cup in the last few years. So we have to understand the situation here. Many players are here for the first time. We are confident that we will win the match with new challenges,’ said Rohit Sharma.
It is important for everyone..
While talking about the first match against Pakistan, Hitman said that this Indo-Pak match will be a blockbuster as always. Many fans also come to watch this match. This match is crucial for everyone as a player. He said that we will start the T20 World Cup campaign with a win against Pakistan. In the Super-12, India is also scheduled to play against Pakistan, South Africa and Bangladesh along with 2 other teams. We are confident that we will be among the teams that will enter the semifinals from this group. But at the moment we are not thinking about the semi-final and final. Instead, our aim is to perform better in the first round,” said Rohit Sharma.
T20 World Cup Team India Schedule:
October-23: India vs Pakistan – Melbourne Cricket Stadium October-27: India vs Qualifier Group A Runner-up – Sydney Cricket Stadium October-30: India vs South Africa – Perth Stadium November-2: India vs Bangladesh – Adelaide Oval November-6: India vs Qualifier B Group Winner
Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Dinesh Karthik (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Mohammad Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal, Akshar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.
Mohammed Siraj, Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Ravi Bishnoi.