New Delhi: The start of T20 World Cup 2021 will be played on UAE soil from October 17. This time the selectors have selected many new faces in Team India. The luck of many players is open, while the hearts of some are also broken. Shikhar Dhawan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Siraj, Sanju Samson and Kuldeep Yadav were not selected in the T20 World Cup squad. At the same time, there are 7 players from India, who will play in the T20 World Cup for the first time. Let’s take a look at those players whose luck has opened up.
T20 batsman Suryakumar Yadav has got a chance to play T20 World Cup for the first time. In the team of T20 World Cup, Suryakumar Yadav is considered a strong contender for batting at number 5. A talented batsman like Suryakumar Yadav knows the art of playing multiple shots all around the field and scoring runs.
Team India’s young player Ishan Kishan has got a chance to play T20 World Cup for the first time. This player has proved himself. Ishan Kishan is also a fast batsman and a brilliant wicketkeeper. In IPL, Ishan Kishan has single-handedly won matches for Mumbai Indians many times and now he wants to give Team India a similar victory in the T20 World Cup. Ishaan Kishan has worked very hard to reach here. When Ishaan turned 12, he had to shift to Ranchi to play further. Here Ishaan was included in the team of SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited) in the district cricket tournament in Ranchi. The cell had given him a quarter to live. In which four other senior cricketers also lived with him. During this, Ishaan did not know how to cook. For this reason, he used to do the work of washing utensils and filling water and many times Ishaan had to sleep on an hungry stomach.
Varun Chakraborty has got a chance to play T20 World Cup for the first time. India have a mystery spinner in Varun Chakravarthy, who can bowl seven ways. These include offbreak, legbreak, googly, carrom ball, flipper, topspin, yorker on the toes. Varun Chakraborty can prove to be fatal for the opposing teams in the T20 World Cup. So far in T20 International matches, Varun Chakraborty has taken 2 wickets in 3 matches. At the same time, he has 34 wickets in 28 IPL matches.
Team India’s 21-year-old leg-spinner Rahul Chahar has got a chance to play the T20 World Cup for the first time. Rahul Chahar has been running in excellent form for some time now. In the recently played T20 series against Sri Lanka, Rahul Chahar impressed everyone with his bowling. Apart from this, Rahul Chahar also has a lot of experience playing with the Mumbai Indians team. So far in T20 International matches, Rahul Chahar has taken 7 wickets in 5 matches.
The selectors surprised everyone, left arm spinner Axar Patel has also been selected in Team India for the T20 World Cup. UAE pitches will be helpful for spinners, so Axar Patel has been given a chance. Axar Patel has got a chance in the Indian team for the T20 World Cup as a reserve all-rounder.
Rishabh Pant will play in the T20 World Cup for the first time. Rishabh Pant, who specializes in explosive batting, has a place in the playing XI. Along with this, Rishabh Pant will also take over the responsibility of wicketkeeping. Rishabh Pant has the experience of playing in the World Cup 2019 before this.
KL Rahul has got a chance to play in the T20 World Cup for the first time. Earlier, he has also played the 2019 World Cup for India. Rahul has got a place in the Indian team for the T20 World Cup as an opener. Shikhar Dhawan has been dropped to include Rahul in the T20 World Cup squad. Rahul is set to play in India’s playing XI during the T20 World Cup. Rahul and Rohit Sharma will be responsible for the opening.