A tried and tested Indian squad has been named for the T20 World Cup 2022. The squad bore a striking resemblance to the one that played in the recently-concluded Asia Cup, barring the exception of Jasprit Bumrah and Harshal Patel - both of whom made a return to the squad after recuperating from injuries.
In the spin department, India has gone ahead with three specialists - Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal and Axar Patel. Former Indian cricket team player Sanjay Manjrekar gave his take on the spin troika.
Manjrekar pointed out that veteran spinner Yuzvendra Chahal looked a little tired, adding that with the spin line-up that India have got he "doesn't see drama happening in the middle overs." "Too many matches.
He's somebody that comes good if you see him, how he made a comeback after being dropped for a while. Come Australia, when he's had a little bit of break, he'll be fine," Manjrekar said on Sports 18. "But I've always wanted the X factor in the spin department and that's the only thing that concerns me about the squad that has been announced for Australia.Read more on sports.ndtv.com