New Delhi | Jagran Sports Desk: The ICC T20I World Cup 2021, which will be hosted by India, will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman due to the COVID-19 crisis in the country. The tournament will begin from October 17 and continue till November 14 with 16 teams clashing for the title.
The first round of the tournament will be held between Ireland, Namibia, Netherlands, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Oman, Papua New Guinea and Scotland. Four of these teams will join India, Australia, Afghanistan, England, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa and West Indies in the super 8s.
Following the conclusion of the super 8s, the semi-finals would be held on November 10 and 11 in Abu Dhabi and Dubai respectively. The final, meanwhile, would be held on November 14 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
So as fans across the world eagerly wait for the beginning of the ICC T20I World Cup 2021 in the UAE, here's a look at the complete squads of all 16 teams:
India: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Ishan Kishan (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammad Shami.
Reserves: Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar and Shardul Thakur.
Afghanistan: Mohammad Nabi (captain), Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wicket-keeper), Karim Janat, Hazratullah Zazai, Gulbadin Naib, Usman Ghani, Naveen ul Haq, Asghar Afghan, Hamid Hassan, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Najibullah Zadran, Dawlat Zadran, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Shapoor Zadran, Mohammad Shahzad (wicket-keeper) and Qais Ahmad.
Reserves: Afsar Zazai and Fareed Ahmad
Australia: Aaron Finch (captain), David Warner, Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, Matthew Wade (wicket-keeper), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins (vice-captain), Mitchell Starc, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Swepson and Josh Inglis.
Reserves: Dan Christian, Nathan Ellis and Daniel Sams.
Bangladesh: Mahmudullah (captain), Naim Sheikh, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Kumer Das (wicket-keeper), Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Shak Mahedi Hasan, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Shaif Uddin and Shamim Hossain.
Reserves: Rubel Hossain and Aminul Islam Biplob
England: Eoin Morgan (captain), Moeen Ali, Jonathan Bairstow (wicket-keeper), Sam Billings (wicket-keeper), Jos Buttler (wicket-keeper), Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Tymal Mills, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, David Willey, Chris Woakes and Mark Wood.
Reserves: Tom Curran, Liam Dawson and James Vince
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), Todd Astle, Trent Boult, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Kyle Jamieson, Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Tim Seifert (wicket-keeper), Ish Sodhi and Tim Southee.
Reserve: Adam Milne
Pakistan: Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Mohammad Rizwan (wicket-keeper), Asif Ali, Sohaib Maqsood, Azam Khan (wicket-keeper), Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Wasim Junior, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim and Mohammad Hasnain.
Reserves: Usman Qadir, Shanawaz Dahani and Fakhar Zaman.
South Africa: Temba Bavuma (captain), Keshav Maharaj, Quinton de Kock (wicket-keeper), Bjorn Fortuin, Reeza Hendricks, Heinrich Klaasen, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Wiaan Mulder, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi and Rassie van der Dussen.
Reserves: George Linde, Andile Phehlukwayo and Lizaad Williams.
Sri Lanka: Dasun Shanaka (captain), Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Janith Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Charith Asalanka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Kamindu Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Nuwan Pradeep, Dushmantha Chameera, Praveen Jayawickrama, Lahiru Madushanka and Maheesh Theekshana.
Reserves: Lahiru Kumara, Binura Fernando, Akila Dananjaya and Pulina Tharanga.
West Indies: Kieron Pollard (captain), Nicholas Pooran (vice-captain and wicket-keeper), Fabian Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Roston Chase, Andre Fletcher (wicket-keeper), Chris Gayle, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Ravi Rampaul, Andre Russell, Lendl Simmons, Oshane Thomas and Hayden Walsh Jr.
Reserves: Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Sheldon Cottrell and Darren Bravo.
Ireland: Andy Balbirnie (captain), 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 and Craig Young.
Namibia: Gerhard Erasmus (captain), Stephan Baard, Karl Birkenstock, Michau du Preez, Jan Frylinck, Zane Green, Jan Nicol Loftie-Eaton, Bernard Scholtz, Ben Shikongo, JJ Smit, Ruben Trumpelmann, Michael van Lingen, David Wiese, Craig Williams and Pikky Ya France.
Reserve: Mauritius Ngupita
Netherlands: Pieter Seelaar (captain), Colin Ackermann (vice-captain), Philippe Boissevain, Bas de Leede, Paul van Meekeren, Ben Cooper, Max O'Dowd, Scott Edwards, Ryan ten Doeschate, Timm van der Gugten, Roelof van der Merwe, Brandon Glover, Fred Klaassen, Logan van Beek and Stephan Myburgh.
Reserves: Shane Snater and Tobias Visee
Oman: Zeeshan Maqsood (captain), Aqib Ilyas (vice-captain), Jatinder Singh, Khawar Ali, Mohammad Nadeem, Ayan Khan, Suraj Kumar, Sandeep Goud, Nestor Dhamba, Kaleemullah, Bilal Khan, Naseem Khushi, Sufyan Mehmood, Fayyaz Butt and Khurram Khan.
Papua New Guinea: Assad Vala (captain), Charles Amini, Lega Siaka, Norman Vanua, Nosaina Pokana, Kiplin Doriga (wicket-keeper), Tony Ura, Hiri Hiri, Gaudi Toka, Sese Bau, Damien Ravu, Kabua Vagi-Morea, Simon Atai, Jason Kila, Chad Soper and Jack Gardner.
Scotland: Kyle Coetzer (captain), Richard Berrington (vice-captain), Dylan Budge, Matthew Cross (wicket-keeper), Josh Davey, Alasdair Evans, Chris Greaves, Oli Hairs, Michael Leask, Calum Macleod, George Munsey, Safyaan Sharif, Chris Sole, Hamza Tahir, Craig Wallace (wicket-keeper), Mark Watt and Brad Wheal.
Posted By: Aalok Sensharma