Finally the selectors today unveiled the 15 member squad for T- 20 and Asia cup. Young -all -rounder Pawan Negi came as s surprise in the time that has left him awestruck. Apart from him, selectors have also shown confidence in veterans players like Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh.
Jasprit Bhumrah and Hardik Pandya, who delivered the impressive performance in the recent series against Australia has also got the place in the squad. Notably, the pace duo Ishant Sharma and Bhuvneshwar Kumar were ignored.
Well, here is the list of players included in the squad: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (c) , Rohit Sharma, Shikar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravindra Jadeja , Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Harbhajan Singh, Jasprit Bhumrah, Ashish Nehra, Pawan Negi, Mohd Shami.
The T- 20 matches are all set to begin from March 8th , 2016 and it would be interesting to watch the champions playing in the shorter format.