India Team Selected 15 Players Squad for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Announced, Dhoni Is Out?
The Champions Trophy 2017 is going to be held in England from 1 June to 18 June 2017.
All the Team has announced their 15 members squad for the champions trophy. And BCCI has announced recently.
Dhawan’s inconsistent performance make him out the big tournament and he is not selected in the team. But, the KKR Opening Batsman and India’s former opener Gautam Gambhir awesome performance allow the selector to consider him above Dhawan. KL Rahul is injured which give an opportunity to Ajinkya Rahane. So, the top order is consisting with Rahane, Rohit Sharam, and Gautam Gambhir.
The Middler order is strengthened by Captain Virat Kohli. Yuvraj Singh’s brilliant performance in the last series also gave him the chance. Now, Is Dhoni Out? Come on, don’t think about it. Dhoni is the Wicket Keeper Batsman in the Squad. No other keeper is included in the squad. Also, Kedar Jadhav, Manish Pandey are included in the middle order.
Now comes to the Spin Attack, Ashwin and Jadeja are definitely in. But the selectors thought about the third spinner. After a long debate, they include Harbhajan Singh in the squad. The 36 years old veteran awesome performance in the IPL and List-A career.
Now, the Fast Attack is completed with Shami Ahmed, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, and Umesh Yadav.
- Gautam Gambhir
- Rohit Sharma
- Ajinkya Rahane
- Virat Kohli (C)
- MS Dhoni (wk)
- Yuvraj Singh
- Kedar Jhadav
- Manish Pandey
- Harbhajan Singh
- Ravichandran Ashwin
- Ravinder Jadeja
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar
- Umesh Yadav
- Jasprit Bumrah
- Shami Ahmed
India’s Match in the Champions Trophy are on following dates –
4 June – India vs Pakistan at Birmingham
8 June – India vs Sri Lanka at Oval
11 June – India vs South Africa at Oval
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Note – The Content written above is a completely likely team. The actual team is yet to be announced.