ICC T20 World Cup 2021 squads
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ICC T20 World Cup is around the corner and participating teams are gearing up for the biggest stage of the shortest format of the sport.

The tournament will commence on October 17 (Sunday) and the final will be played on November 14 (Sunday). Dubai and Oman will host the tournament. India was scheduled to host the event, but the BCCI decided against it considering the surging coronavirus cases in the country.

So far, Pakistan, India, Australia, South Africa, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, England, Ireland, West Indies, New Zealand, Oman, Papua New Guinea, and Scotland.

Pakistan squad

Babar Azam (c), Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Azam Khan, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sohaib Maqsood.

Fixtures

  • 24 Oct – v IND
  • 26 Oct – v NZ
  • 29 Oct – v AFG
  • 2 Nov – v A2
  • 7 Nov – v B1

India squad

Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammad Shami.

Stand-by: Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur.

Fixtures

  • 24 Oct – v PAK
  • 31 Oct – v NZ
  • 3 Nov – v AFG
  • 5 Nov – v B1
  • 8 Nov – v A2

Australia squad

Aaron Finch (c), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins (VC), Josh Hazlewood, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Wade, David Warner, Adam Zampa.

Fixtures

  • 23 Oct – v SA
  • 28 Oct – v A1
  • 30 Oct – v ENG
  • 4 Nov – v B2
  • 6 Nov – v WI

England

Eoin Morgan, Moeen Ali, Jonathan Bairstow, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Tymal Mills, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.

Reserves: Tom Curran, Liam Dawson, James Vince.

Fixtures

  • 23 Oct – v WI
  • 27 Oct – v B2
  • 30 Oct – v AUS
  • 1 Nov – v A1
  • 6 Nov – v SA

New Zealand

Kane Williamson (c), Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Kyle Jamieson, Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Tim Seifert (wk), Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee; Injury cover: Adam Milne.

Fixtures

  • 26 Oct – v PAK
  • 31 Oct – v IND
  • 3 Nov – v B1
  • 5 Nov – v A2
  • 7 Nov – v AFG

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South Africa

Temba Bavuma (c), Keshav Maharaj, Quinton de Kock (wk), Bjorn Fortuin, Reeza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaasen, Aiden Markram, David Miller, W Mulder, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen.

Reserves: George Linde, Andile Phehlukwayo, Lizaad Williams.

Fixtures

  • 23 Oct – v AUS
  • 26 Oct – v WI
  • 30 Oct – v A1
  • 2 Nov – v B2
  • 6 Nov – v ENG

PNG squad

Assad Vala (c), Charles Amini, Lega Siaka, Norman Vanua, Nosaina Pokana, Kipling Doriga, Tony Ura, Hiri Hiri, Gaudi Toka, Sese Bau, Damien Ravu, Kabua Vagi-Morea, Simon Atai, Jason Kila, Chad Soper, Jack Gardner.

Fixtures

  • 17 Oct – v OMA
  • 19 Oct – v SCO
  • 21 Oct – v BAN

Scotland squad

Kyle Coetzer (c), Richard Berrington (vc), Dylan Budge, Matthew Cross (wk), Josh Davey, Alasdair Evans, Chris Greaves, Oli Hairs, Michael Leask, Calum Macleod, George Munsey, Safyaan Sharif, Chris Sole, Hamza Tahir, Craig Wallace (wk), Mark Watt, Brad Wheal.

Fixtures

  • 17 Oct – v BAN
  • 19 Oct – v PNG
  • 21 Oct – v OMA

Oman squad

Zeeshan Maqsood (c), Aqib Ilyas, Jatinder Singh, Khawar Ali, Mohammad Nadeem, Ayaan Khan, Suraj Kumar, Sandeep Goud, Nester Dhamba, Kaleemullah, Bilal Khan, Naseem Khushi, Sufyan Mehmood, Fayyaz Butt, Khurram Khan

Fixtures

  • 17 Oct – v PNG
  • 19 Oct – v BAN
  • 21 Oct – v SCO

Ireland squad

 Andrew Balbirnie (c), Mark Adair, Curtis Campher, Gareth Delany, George Dockrell, Shane Getkate, Graham Kennedy, Josh Little, Andrew McBrine, Barry McCarthy, Kevin O’Brien, Neil Rock, Simi Singh, Paul Stirling, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker, Ben White, Craig Young

Fixtures

  • 18 Oct – v NED
  • 20 Oct – v SL
  • 22 Oct – v NAM

West Indies squad

Kieron Pollard (c), Nicholas Pooran (vc), Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Roston Chase, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Lendl Simmons, Ravi Rampaul, Andre Russell, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh jr.

Fixtures

  • 24 Oct – v ENG
  • 26 Oct – v SA
  • 29 Oct – v B2
  • 5 Nov – v A1
  • 6 Nov – v AUS

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