T20 World Cup

Squads of ICC T20 World Cup 2016

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The sixth edition of ICC T20 World Cup 2016 will begin from 8th of March and the final match will be on 3rd of April. The host nation is India, the country is hosting the major ICC event without any collaboration for the first time and the matches will be played in 7 different cities of India.

ICC_World_Twenty20_logoThere will be 16 cricket teams from all around the globe who will play matches to win the world cup. There are 2 rounds of the tournament, 8 teams will play in the first round from which 2 teams will qualify for playing in the second round. There are already 8 teams in round 2 and by adding the 2 qualifying teams, the total number of teams will become 10 who will compete for the ICC T20 World Cup 2016.

The cricket lovers from India and Pakistan are desperately waiting for the match between the 2 rival countries. The match between them will be played on 19th of March and the location of the match is Dharamsala. After the World Cup in Australia, the both teams will be in the field in this tournament and the cricket fans of both the countries will see their teams in the cricket field soon. The individuals who cannot watch the match by going to the location can watch it live on YouTube.

It was announced by BCCI that if Pakistan gets the 2nd slot in Group B, then the Pakistani team will play the semifinal match in Delhi not in Mumbai that is scheduled for 31st of March. The location of the 2nd semifinal will be changed to Mumbai.

Pakistan Team:

The Pakistan team in ICC T20 World Cup 2016 is expected to perform well; the team relies on the bowling side for defeating the other team as it is a bit weak from the batting side.

  • Shahid Afridi
  • Umar Akmal
  • Sarfraz Ahmed
  • Babr Azam
  • Imad Wasim
  • Anwar Ali
  • Iftikhar Ahmed
  • Mohammad Irfan
  • Wahab Riaz
  • Mohammad Aamir
  • Mohammad Nawaz
  • Mohammed Hafeez
  • Shoaib Malik
  • Khurram Manzoor
  • Rumman Rais

India Team:

The great performance in the cricket field by the India team in the last few matches has impressed the critics and is hopefully going to give a tough competition.

  • MS Dhoni
  • Ravichandran Ashwin
  • Hardik Pandya
  • Shikhar Dhawan
  • Harbhajan Singh
  • Virat Kohli
  • Jasprit Bumrah
  • Mohammed Shami
  • Pawan Negi
  • Ravindra Jadeja
  • Ajinkya Rahane
  • Suresh Raina
  • Ashish Nehra
  • Rohit Sharma
  • Yuvraj Singh

Australia Team

It can be another year in which Australian team will with the cup as the team is not weak from any side, both batting and bowling of the team is perfect. The players who will play the matches in ICC T20 World Cup 2016 are:

  • Steve Smith (c)
  • Glenn Maxwell
  • Ashton Agar
  • Usman Khawaja
  • David Warner
  • Mitchell Johnson
  • Aaron Finch
  • Peter Nevill
  • Josh Hazlewood
  • Shane Watson
  • Mitchell March
  • John Hastings
  • James Faulkner
  • Adrew Tye
  • Nathan Lyon

 

Bangladesh Team:

The team has been performing great for a couple of years and the ability of turning the overall game has shocked the world. The batting side of the team is the strength, but the lack of experience is the weakness of the team. The players who are selected to play in T20 World Cup 2016 are:

  • Shakib Al Hasan
  • Abu Hider
  • Al-Amin Hossain
  • Arafat Sunny
  • Sabbir Rahman
  • Mashrafe Mortaza
  • Mohammad Mithun
  • Muktar Ali
  • Shuvagata Hom
  • Mushfiqur Rahim
  • Mustafizur Rahman
  • Nasir Hossain
  • Mahmudullah
  • Nurul Hasan
  • Soumya Sarkar
  • Tamim Iqbal
  • Taskin Ahmed
  • Imrul Kayes
  • Kamrul Islam Rabbi

England Team:

The team consists of the players who can give a surprising turn to the game, the team has great batsmen, but the lack of consistency can lead to the huge loss. The players chosen to perform in the tournament are:

  • Ben Stokes
  • Reece Topley
  • Eoin Morgan
  • Moeen Ali
  • Sam Billings
  • Alex Hales
  • Chris Jordan
  • Adil Rashid
  • Liam Dawson
  • Steven Finn
  • Joe Root
  • Jos Buttler
  • Jason Roy
  • James Vince
  • David Willey

South Africa:

The team is great from the batting side and the players in the team are:

  • Faf du Plessis
  • Aaron Phangiso
  • Kagiso Rabada
  • Kyle Abbott
  • Hashim Amla
  • Farhaan Behardien
  • JP Duminy
  • David Miller
  • Chris Morris
  • Quinton de Kock
  • AB de Villiers
  • Imran Tahir
  • Rilee Rossouw
  • Dale Steyn
  • David Wiese

Hong Kong Team:

The players selected to perform in the cricket field for the ICC T20 World Cup 2016 are:

  • Tanwir Afzal
  • Waqas Barkat
  • Waqas Khan
  • Anshy Rath
  • Jamie Atkinson
  • Aizaz Khan
  • Babar Hayat
  • Ryan Campbell
  • Christopher Carter
  • Mark Chapman
  • Haseeb Amjad
  • Nizakat Khan
  • Kinchit Shah
  • Nadeem Ahmed
  • Tanveer Ahmed

Zimbabwe Team:

The experienced players of the team are the strength and the weakness is that the team takes part in the tournament less than other countries. The players finalized for playing in the tournament are:

  • Hamilton Masakadza
  • Graeme Cremer
  • Sean Williams
  • Sikandar Raza
  • Tendai Chisoro
  • Tendai Chatara
  • Wellington Masakadza
  • Tinashe Panyangara
  • Richmond Mutumbami
  • Luke Jongwe
  • Peter Moor
  • Elton Chigumbura
  • Neville Madziva
  • Malcolm Waller
  • Vusi Sibanda

West Indies Team:

The team is finalized and the players are:

  • Darren Sammy
  • Samuel Badree
  • Carlos Brathwaite
  • Ashley Nurse
  • Sulieman Benn
  • Dwayne Bravo
  • Darren Bravo
  • Andre Fletcher
  • Chris Gayle
  • Jason Holder
  • Sunil Narine
  • Kieron Pollard
  • Marlon Samuels
  • Lendl Simmons
  • Jerome Taylor
  • Denesh Ramdin
  • Andre Russell

Scotland Team:

The players selected are:

  • Preston Mommsen
  • Kyle Coetzer
  • Josh Davey
  • Con de Lange
  • Alasdair Evans
  • Michael Leask
  • Richie Berrington
  • Matthew Cross
  • Safyaan Sharif
  • Rob Taylor
  • Mark Watt
  • Matt Machan
  • Calum MacLeod
  • Gavin Main
  • George Munsey

Ireland Team:

The players for who will perform in the ICC T20 World Cup 2016 are:

  • William Porterfield
  • Andy Balbirnie
  • Max Sorensen
  • Paul Stirling
  • George Dockrell
  • Andy McBrine
  • Tim Murtagh
  • Kevin O’Brien
  • Niall O’Brien
  • Stuart Thompson
  • Gary Wilson
  • Craig Young
  • Andrew Poynter
  • Stuart Poynter
  • Boyd Rankin

New Zealand Team:

The players are finalized and the list is:

  • Kane Williamson
  • Corey Anderson
  • Nathan McCullum
  • Adam Milne
  • Trent Boult
  • Grant Elliott
  • Martin Guptill
  • Mitchell McClenaghan
  • Tim Southee
  • Ross Taylor
  • Colin Munro
  • Henry Nicholls
  • Luke Ronchi
  • Mitchell Santner
  • Ish Sodhi

Afghanistan Team:

The players chosen to perform in the cricket field are:

  • Asghar Stanikzai
  • Mohammad Shahzad
  • Usman Ghani
  • Dawlat Zadran
  • Mohammad Nabi
  • Noor Ali Zadran
  • Karim Sadiq
  • Samiullah Shenwari
  • Najibullah Zadran
  • Hamid Hassan
  • Shafiqullah
  • Rashid Khan
  • Amir Hamza
  • Shapoor Zadran
  • Gulbadin Naib

Oman Team:

The players selected in the team are:

  • Sultan Ahmed
  • Aamir Kaleem
  • Khawar Ali
  • Ajay Lalcheta
  • Mehran Khan
  • Mohammad Nadeem
  • Amir Ali
  • Munis Ansari
  • Jatinder Singh
  • Rajeshkumar Ranpura
  • Sufyan Mehmood
  • Zeeshan Ahmad
  • Zeeshan Maqsood
  • Vaibhav Wategaonkar
  • Yousuf Mahmood
  • Arun Poulose

Netherlands Team:

The players on the team are finalized and here is the list:

  • Peter Borren
  • Max O’Dowd
  • Michael Rippon
  • Mudassar Bukhari
  • Wesley Barresi
  • Ahsan Malik
  • Ben Cooper
  • Timm van der Gugten
  • Roelof van der Merwe
  • Paul van Meekeren
  • Vivian Kingma
  • Stephan Myburgh
  • Pieter Seelaar
  • Sikander Zulfiqar
  • Logan van Beek

Sri Lanka Team:

The names of the players finalized in the team are not announced yet.

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