T20 World Cup 2021: MS Dhoni named mentor as BCCI announces 15-man squad

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni is being named as the mentor of Indian cricket team for the T20 World Cup, starting October 17 in the UAE and Oman.

“Former India Captain MS Dhoni to mentor the team for the T20 World Cup,” BCCI secretary Jay Shah said during the press conference wherein the squad was announced.

15-member squad for T20 World Cup 2021:

Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (Vice Captain), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (Wicket keeper), Ishan Kishan (Wicket keeper), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami.