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Last Update on: October 3rd, 2023 at 10:37 am

India World Cup Squad 2023, Players List, Schedule, Team List. ICC World Cup 2023 begins on October 5. India is the host of the tournament that will witness a clash between 10 teams. There are five Asian and 5 non-Asian teams in ICC World Cup 2023.

India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan are the five Asian teams in the tournament. Australia, New Zealand, England, South Africa, and the Netherlands are five non-Asian teams in the tournament.

India, being the host, will be among the favorites to win the title. Rohit Sharma is the current skipper of the team and will lead the men-in-blue in ICC World Cup 2023. This is the first time he is leading the team in an ODI World Cup.

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ICC World Cup 2023 will witness a total of 48 games. The opening encounter takes place on October 5. The final will be played on November 17. The tournament takes place in a round-robin format like the last edition.

The top two teams will qualify for the semi-finals. The winners of the semi-finals will lock horns in the final. England is the defending champions of the tournament. In the previous edition in 2019, England won the trophy after crushing New Zealand in the final.

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India Schedule For ICC World Cup 2023

India will play a total of 9 matches during the league stage. India will play their opening match against Australia on October 8 at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. Below is the India schedule for the tournament.

Date Match Details Venue Time (IST)
October 8 India vs Australia, 5th Match MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai 2:00 PM
October 11 India vs Afghanistan, 9th Match Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi 2:00 PM
October 14 India vs Pakistan, 12th Match Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad 2:00 PM
October 19 India vs Bangladesh, 17th Match Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune 2:00 PM
October 22 India vs New Zealand, 21st Match Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala 2:00 PM
October 29 India vs England, 29th Match Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow 2:00 PM
November 2 India vs Sri Lanka, 33rd Match Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai 2:00 PM
November 5 India vs South Africa, 37th Match Eden Gardens, Kolkata 2:00 PM
November 12 India vs Netherlands, 43rd Match M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru 2:00 PM


India World Cup Squad 2023

Team India is yet to announce their squad for ICC World Cup 2023. September 5 is the probable date when BCCI is expected to reveal the squad.

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Chief selector Ajit Agarkar has said that the World Cup squad will revolve around the Asia Cup 2023 squad. Below is India’s probable squad for ICC WC 2023.

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India Probable Squad: Rohit Sharma (C), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Prasidh Krishna.


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