T20 World Cup 2021 is scheduled to be conducted in Oman and United Arab Emirates. Firstly, T20 World Cup was planned in Australia but got postponed due to Covid in August 2020. Then, ICC sifted the venue to India stating that Australia will host 2022 edition but due to the growing situation of this pandemic and news regarding third wave ICC once again changed the venue.
As Indian Premier League ended on 15th October, the IPL players will have a week to join their national sides. The Super 12 round will start from 23rd October and will end on 8th November. The Knock-Out round will start from 10th November and the Final will be played on Sunday, i.e., 14th November.
- Jasprit Bumrah
Jasprit Bumrah is one of the best bowlers that India have. His consistency is his strength. You can rely on him in any situation, whether in powerplay, middle overs or in death overs. He can pick wickets in any situation and can restrict the opponent to make runs. He is one of the leading wicket takers in IPL 2021.
Bumrah has played 50 T20 International matches and took 59 wickets with an exceptional economy of 6.66. His best figures is 3/11 against Zimbabwe. He could definately win the matches for team India.
- Rashid Khan
Rashid Khan is one of the best spinners or you could say the best all rounder in the world right now. He may don’t have the experience like Ashwin or Ali but he surely knows how to pick wickets and make runs in crucial time.
He with other talanted players took the Afghanistan Cricket to the whole new level. Rashid, Nabi and Mujeeb got the experience in playing different T20 leagues around the world. His gogglies can be very dangereous and effective which will be difficult for any best batter in the world.
Rashid has played 51 T20 International matches and took 95 wickets with an outstanding economy of 6.21. His best figure is 5/3 against Ireland. Despite being one of the youngest player in this tournament, he surely has the ability to change the course of the match in favor of its national team Afghanistan.
- Ravichandran Ashwin
Ravichandran Ashwin is one of the most experienced player in the Indian squad. No Indian can forget his final over spell against England in Champion Trophy 2013. He is the best and most experienced spinner India has got right now.
He can be a great option for India in middle overs as he knows how to create pressure on batsman by not conceeding runs. He can also use his experience to guide other new spinners in high intensity matches.
Ashwin has played 46 T20 International matches and took 52 wickets with an economy of 6.97. His best figure is 4/8 against Sri Lanka. His experience is his greatest strength that can help him and team India to win the tournament.
- Trent Boult
Trent Boult is one of the fastest and experienced bowler in the T20 World Cup Tournament. He too has the ability to bowl in any scenerio of the game. He with Jasprit Bumrah helped the Mumbai Indians to win the IPL 2020 edition. He was one of the highest wicket taker in IPL 2020.
He can continuously bowl at 150 km/hr for whole four overs and can limit the opponents by making a hugh score. He with Kyle Jamieson and Tim Southee can smack any batting line up in the world.
Boult has played 34 T20 International matches and took 46 wickets with an economy of 8.53. His best bowling figure is 4/34 against India. He has the ability to swing the ball at high pace which creates the high changes of getting the batsman out.
- Pat Cummins
Pat Cummins is the Vice Captain of the Australian Squad in the T20 World Cup. He is one of the most experienced player in the Australian squad also the youngest player to receive a contract from Australia. He was the most expensive player that was brought in IPL 2020. KKR brought him for a whooping 15.50 crores.
This Australian pacer has many record under his name and his sturdy and wicket taking ability will give a tremendous advantage to the Australian Cricket Team.
Cummins has played 30 T20 International matches and took 37 wickets with an economy of 6.93. His best bowling figure is 3/15 against Pakistan. He is one of the best fast bowlers in T20 World Cup right now.