Team India’s journey came to an end in the 20-20 World Cup 2022 on 10 November. They lost to the eventual winner, England in Adelaide. Now, the Men in Blue will kick off a three-match T20I series in New Zealand. The series will start on 18 November as Hardik Pandya will lead in the absence of big players.
However, some new faces have been added to the squad. So, fans are eagerly waiting to see them in action. Some players are there who can be a vital options for the team in the upcoming days. Their performances can help them in earning a place in the next 20-20 World Cup in 2024.
Here are three players from the current T20 squad of the New Zealand vs India tour who can play in the 20-20 World Cup in 2024:
1. Shubman Gill
This batter got his maiden call-up in this shortest format of the game for team India in this tour. Shubman Gill had a great season for the Gujarat franchise in the last season of the Indian T20 League. He scored 483 runs in 16 matches. In the ODI format, he has already impressed everyone in the ODI format.
Gill won the man of the series award in both the ODI series in Zimbabwe and the West Indies. In the recently concluded Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Gill scored 260 runs in six innings, at an average of 52. he also smashed 126 runs off 55 balls for Punjab against Karnataka in the tournament.