Indian selectors on Saturday 4th of April announced list of 30 probable for Twenty20 World Cup to be played in England starting from 5th of June. The noticeable exclusion from the squad is S.Sreesanth, A.Agarkar, P.Chawla and Joginder Sharma.
The Indian Chief Selector also indicated that they will keep eye on each player during IPL twenty20 to be played in South Africa and based on performance they will sit to pick final 15 from the thirty probable announced. The final squad will be announced one month before the tournament that is in the first week of May.
The defending twenty20 World Champions India will start their twenty20 campaign with the game against Bangladesh on 6th of June at Trent Bridge.
Robin Uthappa who was out of action for almost eight months, manage to grab his berth in 30 member squad after brilliant performance in the domestic season. TamilNadu off-spinner R.Ashwin was also picked as a back-up for Harbhajan Singh after superb performance during challengers trophy. Delhi batsman Virat Kohli, West Bengal middle order batsman Manoj Tiwary and Tamil Nadu opener M.Vijay is also included in the squad.
India Probable Squad: MS Dhoni, Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Suresh Raina, Rohit Sharma, Yuvraj Singh, Yusuf Pathan, Irfan Pathan, Zaheer Khan, Ishant Sharma, Robin Uthappa, Abhishek Nayar, Ravindra Jadeja, Pragyan Ojha, Harbhajan singh, Praveen Kumar, RP Singh, Munaf Patel, Dinesh Karthik, M Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane, S Badrinath, Virat Kohli, Manoj Tiwary, Wriddhiman Saha, Amit Mishra, R Ashwin, L Balaji, Dhawal Kulkarni, Naman Ojha.
Australia Probable Squad: Ricky Ponting, Michael Clarke, Nathan Bracken, Callum Ferguson, Brett Geeves, Brad Haddin, Ryan Harris, Shane Harwood, Nathan Hauritz, Aaron Heal, Moises Henriques, Ben Hilfenhaus, Brad Hodge, James Hopes, David Hussey, Michael Hussey, Mitchell Johnson, Jason Krejza, Ben Laughlin, Brett Lee, Graham Manou, Shaun Marsh, Rob Quiney, Peter Siddle, Andrew Symonds, Shaun Tait, Adam Voges, David Warner, Shane Watson, Cameron White.
Sri Lanka Probable Squad: Kumar Sangakkara (Captain), Muttiah Muralitharan (vice-capt), Sanath Jayasuriya, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mahela Jayawardene, Chamara Kapugedera, Jehan Mubarak, Chamara Silva, Angelo Mathews, Farveez Maharoof, Nuwan Kulasekara, Thilan Thushara, Lasith Malinga, Chaminda Vaas, Ajantha Mendis, Kaushal Weeraratne, Upul Tharanga, Isuru Udana, Dilhara Lokuhettige, Chintaka Jayasinghe, Nuwan Zoysa, Gihan Rupasinghe, Thilina Kandamby, Malinga Bandara, Dilhara Fernando, Indika de Saram, Thisara Perera, Gayan Wijekoon, Milinda Siriwardene, Lahiru Thirimanne
Bangladesh Probable Squad: Mohammad Ashraful (Captain), Mashrafe Mortaza, Tamim Iqbal, Junaid Siddique, Raqibul Hasan, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (Wicketkeepr), Naeem Islam, Abdur Razzak, Shahadat Hossain, Syed Rasel, Mehrab Hossain jnr, Imrul Kayes, Mahmudullah, Nazmul Hossain, Mahbubul Alam, Rubel Hossain, Dolar Mahmud, Ziaur Rahman, Tareq Aziz, Hanan Sarkar, Shamsur Rahman, Suhrawadi Shuvo, Sahgir Hossain, Marshall Ayub, Mohammad Mithun, Rony Talukder, Nasir Hossain, Arafat Sunny, Robiul Islam.
Pakistan Probable Squad: Younis Khan (Captain), Salman Butt, Nasir Jamshed, Khalid Latif, Shahzaib Hasan, Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Amin, Misbah-ul-Haq, Faisal Iqbal, Fawad Alam, Shoaib Malik, Shahid Afridi, Sohail Tanvir, Yasir Arafat, Kamran Younis, Shoaib Akhtar, Umar Gul, Rao Iftikhar Anjum, Aizaz Cheema, Mohammad Aamer, Wahab Riaz, Imran Ali, Danish Kaneria, Abdul Rehman, Yasir Shah, Kamran Akmal (wk), Sarfraz Ahmed, Abdul Razzaq, Rana Naved-ul-Hasan, Imran Nazir
England Probable Squad: Kevin Pietersen, Kabir Ali, James Anderson, Gareth Batty, Ian Bell, Ravi Bopara, Tim Bresnan, Stuart Broad, Paul Collingwood, Stephen Davies, Joe Denly, James Foster, Andrew Flintoff, Stephen Harmison, Rob Key, Sajid Mahmood, Dimitri Mascarenhas, Eoin Morgan, Graham Napier, Samit Patel, Liam Plunkett, Matt Prior, Adil Rashid, Owais Shah, Ryan Sidebottom, Graeme Swann, Chris Tremlett, Shaun Udal, Chris Woakes, Luke Wright.
New Zealand Probable Squad: Daniel Vettori (Captain), Brendon McCullum, Martin Guptill, Jesse Ryder, Ross Taylor, Scott Styris, Neil Broom, Jacob Oram, James Franklin, Nathan McCullum, Ian Butler, Peter McGlashan, Kyle Mills, Brendon Diamanti, Iain O'Brien. Backup Players: Peter Ingram, Shanan Stewart, Aaron Redmond, Craig Cumming, Peter Fulton, Jamie How, James Marshall, Gareth Hopkins, Grant Elliott, Ewen Thompson, Tim Southee, Michael Mason, Warren McSkimming, Chris Martin, Jeetan Patel.
South Africa Probable Squad: Not announced yet
West Indies Probable Squad: Not announced yet
Scotland Probable Squad: Not announced yet
Ireland Probable Squad: Not announced yet
Netherlands Probable Squad: Not announced yet