ICC World T20: Indian cricket team – Squad, schedule, ranking, timing, dates, live streaming

India's batting has always been their strength, but with two premier spinners in R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, combined with the duo of Ashish Nehra and Jasprit Bumrah, Men in Blue seem to be the perfect package to win another ICC title.

Updated: Mar 15, 2016, 14:29 PM IST
ICC World T20: Indian cricket team – Squad, schedule, ranking, timing, dates, live streaming

New Delhi: After being in terrific form in the shortest format of the game since the beginning of this year, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his boys are undoubtedly the favourites to win the ICC World Twenty20 2016.

Under Dhoni's captaincy, India have won three consecutive T20 series against Australia, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

India's batting has always been their strength, but with two premier spinners in R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, combined with the duo of Ashish Nehra and Jasprit Bumrah, Men in Blue seem to be the perfect package to win another ICC title.

Here is all that you need to know about the Men in Blue:

ICC T20I ranking: 1

India ICC World Twenty20 2016 squad: MS Dhoni (c & wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Yuvraj Singh, Suresh Raina, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harbhajan Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Pawan Negi, Ashish Nehra, Hardik Pandya.

                                                                                                                                 Schedule:

March 15 (Tuesday): India vs New Zealand at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur

March 19 (Saturday): India vs Pakistan at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

March 23 (Wednesday): India vs Bangladesh at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

March 27 (Sunday): India vs Australia at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

Timing: All matches will be played at 7:30 pm IST

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