The Indian National Cricket Team, often referred to as Team India, is under the governance of the Board of Control for Cricket in India. This team holds full membership in the International Cricket Council (ICC), granting them the privilege to participate in Test Matches, One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty-20 International (T20Is).
Team India boasts intense rivalries with several other cricketing nations, with its most notable ones being against Pakistan. Additionally, competitive relationships are cultivated with teams like Australia, South Africa and England.
India National Cricket Team Players Name For World Cup 2023
India squad for World Cup 2023
- Rohit Sharma (c),
- Hardik Pandya (vc),
- Shubman Gill,
- Virat Kohli,
- Shreyas Iyer,
- KL Rahul,
- Ravindra Jadeja,
- Shardul Thakur,
- Jasprit Bumrah,
- Mohammed Siraj,
- Kuldeep Yadav,
- Mohammed Shami,
- Axar Patel,
- Ishan Kishan,
- Suryakumar Yadav.
India National Cricket Team
The governing body of cricket in the country namely Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The first recorded match in India was in 1721. The Indian Cricket team played its first official test match on 25th June 1932 at the famous Lord’s cricket ground in England. Indian cricket played the test match with just six layers which make it traditionally strong at home but not really making an impact on away tours.
Indian Cricket team get stronger in the 1970s with the emergence of batsman:
- Sunil Gavaskar
- Gundappa Viswanath
- All-rounder Kapil Dev
- Quality spin bowlers
India developed a more aggressive batting line-up with stroke makers such as Azharuddin, Dilip Vengsarkar and Ravi Shastri. In 1983, India went to defeat the favorites and two-time defending champions West Indies in the third ICC Cricket World Cup. This created a point in Indian Sporting history.
The end of the 80s and 90s witnessed the debuts of Sachin Tendulkar, Saurav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble and Javagal Srinath, considered to be among the greatest Indian players and brought much glory for the country with their stellar contributions.
India National Cricket Team Captain
Rohit Sharma is the captain of the Indian men’s Cricket Team. He is popularly known as Hitman for his hard hitting skills, Rohit Sharma is a gifted batsman and an immensely talented cricketer who is pleasing on the eye with his elegance and ability to time the ball. Harmanpreet Kaur is the captain of the Indian women’s cricket team. She plays as an all rounder in the team and was was awarded the Arjuna Award for Cricket in the year 2017.
Indian National Cricket Team- 21st Century
In the 2000s, Indian Cricket team took centre-stage in the form of M.S. Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, Zaheer Khan, Harbhajan Singh etc.
The infrastructure of the Indian national cricket team has improved by leaps and bounds in the last decade or so. Giving chance to youngsters increased the strength of the Indian Cricket team and made it achieve many titles.
Indian National Cricket Team Players Name with Pics
|6.||KS Bharat||29||Andhra Pradesh|
|8.||Ravichandran Ashwin||36||Tamil Nadu|
Captains: Rohit Sharma (Current Capt.), Virat Kohli (Previous captain) and MS Dhoni (Ex-Captain).
Coaches: Rahul Dravid (head coach), Vikram Rathour (Batting Coach), Paras Mhambrey (bowling coach), T Dilip (fielding coach).
Indian National Cricket Team Players Name For World Cup
On 23rd June 2023, the selection committee declared only test matches and ODI matches squad. For the Test and ODI series, Rohit Sharma will lead the team. On 5th July 2023, the BCCI declared the Indian Team Squad for T20s, where Hardik Pandya will lead the team.
Here is the India National Team Players 2023 list:
|5||Surya Kumar Yadav||32|
India National Cricket Team ODI players name 2023
Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, Surya Kumar Yadav, Sanju Samson, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Shardal Thakur, R Jadeja, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jaydev Unadkat, Mohd. Siraj, Urman Malik, Mukesh Kumar.
India National Cricket Team Players For T20 Match
Ishan Kishan, Shubman Gill, Yashsvi Jaiswal, Tilak Varma, Surya Kumar Yadav, Sanju Samson, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Urman Malik, Avesh Khan, Mukesh Kumar.
Indian National Cricket Team Ranking 2023
|Position||Test Ranking||ODI Ranking||T20 Ranking|
|4.||South Africa||New Zealand||Pakistan|
|5.||New Zealand||England||South Africa|
|7.||Sri Lanka||Bangladesh||West Indies|
|8.||West Indies||Afghanistan||Sri Lanka|
India National Cricket Team Schedule 2023
After the World Test Championship Final match, in July 2023, India is on the West Indies tour for the Test, One Day, and T20. Here is the India National Cricket Team Schedule 2023:
|S. No.||Date||Day||India Schedule||Venue||Time (IST)|
|1.||12th July 2023- 16th July 2023||Wednesday-Sunday||West Indies vs India- 1st Test||Windsor Park, Roseau, Dominica||7:30 PM|
|2.||20th July 2023-24th July 2023||Thursday- Monday||West Indies vs India- 2nd Test||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad||7:30 PM|
|3.||27th July 2023||Thursday||West Indies vs India- 1st ODI||Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados||7:00 PM|
|4.||29th July 2023||Saturday||West Indies vs India- 2nd ODI||Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados||7:00 PM|
|5.||1st August 2023||Tuesday||West Indies vs India- 3rd ODI||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad||7:00 PM|
|6.||4th August 2023||Friday||West Indies vs India- 1st T20||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad||8:00 PM|
|7.||6th August 2023||Sunday||West Indies vs India- 2nd T20||Providence Stadium, Guyana||8:00 PM|
|8.||8th August 2023||Tuesday||West Indie vs India- 3rd T20||Providence Stadium, Guyana||8:00 PM|
|9.||12th August 2023||Saturday||West Indies vs India- 4th T20||Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida||8:00 PM|
|10.||13th August 2023||Sunday||West Indies vs India- 5th T20||Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida||8:00 PM|
Tournaments Wins by India National Cricket Team
World Cup: 1983, 2011
Champions Trophy: 2002, 2013
T20 World Cup: 2007
Asia Cup: 1984, 1988, 1990-91, 1995, 2010, 2016 (T20), 2018.