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Jasprit Bumrah was out of the team of T20 World Cup 2022 due to injury and now his replacement has been announced. In place of Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami has been included in the 15-member Indian team for the T20 World Cup 2022. Mo. Shami also played for India in the T20 World Cup in the year 2021, but since then he has not played a single T20 match for Team India.
Mohammed Shami was first included in Team India as a reserve player for the T20 World Cup 2022, but now after Bumrahs exit, he will once again represent the Indian team in this important ICC tournament to be held in Australia. Will be seen in He also has experience with the inclusion of Mohammed Shami in Team India and Shami has a lot of experience in bowling on Australian soil.
Mohammed Shami was earlier included in the Indian T20 team for the T20 series against Australia and South Africa played on Indian soil, but he was injured and could not play against both countries. After this, he was waiting to be fit, and as soon as he was fit, he was included in the team as a replacement for Bumrah. Shami has arrived in Australia and will join the team ahead of the warm-up match in Brisbane.
Mo. Apart from Shami, Mr. Siraj and Shardul Thakur have been roped in as backup bowlers for this tournament. Mo. Siraj and Shardul Thakur had done well in the recent ODI series against South Africa. Mo. Siraj became the Player of the Series in this series, while Shardul Thakur is a bowler as well as bats well in the lower order.
Indian standby players for T20 World Cup 2022 Shreyas Iyer, Mohammed Siraj, Ravi Bishnoi, Shardul Thakur