ICC World Cup 2023: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on August 5 the 15-member team that will play in the ICC World Cup 2023 starting in India. The tournament will start on August 5, and in the first match, defending champion Australia and runner-up New Zealand will face each other. This match will be played at the Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad; the final match will also be held on this ground. This article will lead you through the India Squad and Full Schedule Details.
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The responsibility for leadership of the Indian team rests on the shoulders of Rohit Sharma, while Hardik Pandya has been made the vice-captain of the team. After the selection of the team for the Asia Cup 2023, as all the cricket experts were speculating, the same team has also been selected for the World Cup.
Wicketkeeper batsman Sanju Samson, the reserve player selected for the Asia Cup, failed to make it to the 15-man squad for the ICC World Cup 2023.
Rohit Sharma and Co. will start their campaign against the five-time Cricket World Cup-winning team Australia; this historic match will be played on October 8 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. The most anticipated high-voltage match between India and Pakistan will be played on October 14 at Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad.
India Squad for ICC World Cup 2023
India squad: Rohit Sharma (c), Hardik Pandya (vc), Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Axar Patel, Ishan Kishan, and Suryakumar Yadav
India Full Schedule for ICC World Cup 2023
October 8: India vs Australia, Chennai, 2 pm IST
October 11: India vs Afghanistan, New Delhi, 2 pm IST
October 14: India vs Pakistan, Ahmedabad, 2 pm IST
October 19: India vs Bangladesh, Pune, 2 pm IST
October 22: India vs New Zealand, Dharamsala, 2 pm IST
October 29: India vs England, Lucknow, 2 pm IST
November 2: India vs Sri Lanka, Mumbai, 2 pm IST
November 5: India vs South Africa, Kolkata, 2 pm IST
November 11: India vs Netherlands, Bengaluru, 2 pm IST
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