World Cup 2023 squad: Bad news for Sanju Samson

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has unveiled the Indian squad for the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023.

The squad includes all-rounders Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, and Shardul Thakur.

KL Rahul has made the cut while Sanju Samson misses out.

The spin unit will be led by left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav, who has been in fine form this year.

Kuldeep is India’s highest wicket-taker in ODIs in 2023, taking 22 wickets in 11 matches.

India’s squad for World Cup 2023:

Rohit Sharma (Captain), Hardik Pandya (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul(Wicket Keeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Axar Patel, Ishan Kishan(Wicket Keeper), Suryakumar Yadav.

Worldcup 2023 Schedule

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