MS Dhoni led India to victory at the inaugural ICC World T20 in 2007. Since then, India haven't done well at the tournament © Getty Images
MS Dhoni led India to victory at the inaugural ICC World T20 in 2007. Since then, India haven’t done well at the tournament © Getty Images

Mumbai: Mar 14

 

The Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Indian team left here on Friday for Bangladesh to compete in the ICC World T20 2014 scheduled from March 16 to April 6.

 

The former champions would open their campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan on March 21 at Mirpur in a Super-10 game and then take on the West Indies on March 23 at the same venue.

 

The 15-man squad would warm up for the championship by playing a couple of practice games against Sri Lanka (March 17) and England (March 19).

 

Indian squad for World T20: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (c & wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Stuart Binny, Amit Mishra, Mohit Sharma and Varun Aaron.

 

ICC World T20 2014 schedule: Match time table with venue details