ICC WTC Final: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced a short 15-men strong Indian squad for the finals of the ICC World Test Championship.
Soon after New Zealand revealed their squads, the Indian think tanks also unleashed the star-studded squad for the clash, which will begin on Friday at Ageas Bowl Southampton.
The Indian management heavily relied on its premier cricketers who have done invariably well in the past couple of years.
Wriddhiman Saha has been picked up as a backup keeper for India.
India’s Squad for the ICC World Test Championship:
Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, Hanuma Vihari, Umesh Yadav, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Wriddhiman Saha.
New Zealand squad for the ICC World Test Championship:
Kane Williamson (C), Tom Blundell, Trent Boult, Devon Conway, Colin de Grandhomme, Matt Henry, Kyle Jamieson, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Ajaz Patel, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Neil Wagner, BJ Watling and Will Young.