Gautam Gambhir, who was part of Team India that won the fifty-over World Cup, has picked his 15-member Indian squad for the upcoming World Cup in England.
He left out Rishabh Pant in favour of Dinesh Karthik with MS Dhoni being the first choice wicket-keeper. In the bowling department, he picked R Ashwin in place of Ravindra Jadeja.
The team also features Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul, who were in the news for wrong reasons.
Gambhir’s Indian squad for World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav.