Team India will be opening their ODI World Cup 2023 campaign against Australia on October 8 in Chennai.
Team India will be opening their ODI World Cup 2023 campaign against Australia on October 8 in Chennai. The Rohit Sharma-led side will be aiming to clinch its third ODI World Cup title.
Apart from this, they will also look to end their decade-long ICC trophy drought as they last won an ICC title in the form of the Champions Trophy in 2013.
The hosts had a remarkable year in the terms of ODI cricket as they recently won the Asia Cup 2023 title. They will be coming to the World Cup after defeating Australia 2-1 in a three-match ODI Series.
October 08: v Australia at Chennai
October 11: v Afghanistan at New Delhi
October 14: v Pakistan at Ahmedabad
October 29: v England at Lucknow
November 02: v Sri Lanka at Mumbai
November 05: v South Africa at Kolkata
November 12: v Netherlands at Bengaluru
Rohit Sharma (captain), Hardik Pandya, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav
Leading run-scorer in the squad
Virat Kohli: 13,083 runs; highest score 183; average 57.38; Hundreds 47, Fifties 66
Leading wicket-taker in the squad
Ravindra Jadeja: 204 wickets; best bowling 5-36; average 36.95
Previous World Cup Appearances
1975: Group stage
1979: Group stage
1991: Round-robin stage
1999: Super Six
2007: Group stage
(With AFP Inputs)