India’s top performer Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina have been selected to represent India in the ICC Team of the Tournament for the World T20 2012. Finalists Sri Lanka and West Indies contribute a total of five players to the ICC World Twenty20 2012 Men’s Team of the Tournament, which was announced in Colombo, with Sri Lanka’s Mahela Jayawardena the captain of the team.
There are three players from runners-up Sri Lanka and two from champions West Indies, while players from Australia, India, England, New Zealand and Pakistan are also included in the 12-man squad.
ICC World Twenty20 2012 Men’s Team of the Tournament:
Chris Gayle (West Indies)
Shane Watson (Australia)
Virat Kohli (India)
Mahela Jayawardena (Sri Lanka – captain)
Luke Wright (England)
Brendon McCullum (New Zealand – wicketkeeper)
Marlon Samuels (West Indies)
Lasith Malinga (Sri Lanka)
Mitchell Starc (Australia)
Saeed Ajmal (Pakistan)
Ajantha Mendis (Sri Lanka)
12th Man: Suresh Raina (India)