New Delhi: Team India is just two steps away from being the title winner of the T20 World Cup 2022. After securing first spot in the Group 2 Points Table, India has fixed their game against England in the semi-finals.
India is considered the most favorites to win the tournament. However, there are speculations of a player who can announce retirement after the tournament.
Dinesh Karthik may announce retirement
India wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik is currently the preferred choice for the team. Rishabh Pant is not taken in Playing XI in the tournament. While Dinesh Karthik has played first four games, he hasn’t been able to do anything extra-ordinary.
Along with that, Karthik has been with the team from the first season of T20 World Cup that was held in 2007. there are rumours that he can announce this season as his last.
THIS indicated the retirement of Dinesh Karthik
Just after the end of T20 World Cup, India is set to fight against New Zealand in T20I and ODI series. Karthik hasn’t been named in the squad of the any series.
Though, it can be debated that many players are being rested for that series like Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. But they are called back when India will tour Bangladesh later. Whereas Dinesh Karthik is still not part of the team.
Here are the 15-members squad of Team India for series
Squad for T20Is IND vs NZ: Hardik Pandya (C), Rishabh Pant (vc & wk), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Deepak Hooda, Surya Kumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson (wk), W Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Harshal Patel, Mohd. Siraj, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umran Malik.
Squad for ODIs IND vs NZ: Shikhar Dhawan (C), Rishabh Pant (vc & wk), Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Surya Kumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson (wk), W Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Shahbaz Ahmed, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Sen, Umran Malik.
IND vs BAN Tests squad: Rohit Sharma (C), KL Rahul (VC), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), KS Bharat (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umesh Yadav.
IND vs BAN ODI squad: Rohit Sharma (C), KL Rahul (vc), Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Shreyas Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, W Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Deepak Chahar, Yash Dayal