India’s 2019 World Cup squad to be announced on April 15
New Delhi: India’s 15-member team for ICC World Cup 2019 will be picked and announced on April 15 in Mumbai. The World Cup 2019 will be held in England and Wales, starting May 30.
The Committee of Administrators (CoA) along with office bearers decided on the date during a meeting on Monday.
The last date for announcing the World Cup squads is April 23 but BCCI has decided to announce it eight days prior to the scheduled day.
India starts as favourites for the mega event along with hosts England, as opined by several cricket stalwarts.
Meanwhile, the BCCI will be getting Rs 2.09 crore from Cricket Australia after reconciliation of accounts for the past 10 years.
“There have been discussions on accounts settlements over all the past bilateral series between India and Australia. We are supposed to get Rs 2.09 crore. The discussions are still on. The office bearers will again meet the CoA on April 20,” a BCCI official told PTI on Monday.