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The 2016 ICC World Twenty20 will kick-start on 8 March as Zimbabwe and Hong Kong play the first match of the qualifiers. Ten teams will fight for the prestigious title in the sixth edition of the T20 World Cup, which will be held in India from 8 March to 3 April.

Two out of the 10 teams will be decided by the qualifiers as eight teams, who are separated in two different groups Group A and Group B, will be looking to progress to the main stage of the World Cup by finishing on top of their respective groups.

IBTimes UK brings you the squad list for each of the teams playing in the T20 World Cup. The list is given below.

India

  1. MS Dhoni (c)
  2. Shikhar Dhawan
  3. Rohit Sharma
  4. Virat Kohli
  5. Ajinkya Rahane
  6. Yuvraj Singh
  7. Suresh Raina
  8. R Ashwin
  9. Ravindra Jadeja
  10. Mohammed Shami
  11. Harbhajan Singh
  12. Jasprit Bumrah
  13. Pawan Negi
  14. Ashish Nehra
  15. Hardik Pandya

England

  1. Eoin Morgan (C)
  2. Moeen Ali
  3. Sam Billings
  4. Jos Buttler
  5. Liam Dawson
  6. Liam Plunkett
  7. Alex Hales
  8. Chris Jordan
  9. Adil Rashid
  10. Joe Root
  11. Jason Roy
  12. Ben Stokes
  13. Reece Topley
  14. James Vince
  15. David Willey

Australia

  1. Steve Smith (c)
  2. David Warner
  3. Ashton Agar
  4. Nathan Coulter-Nile
  5. James Faulkner
  6. Aaron Finch
  7. John Hastings
  8. Josh Hazlewood
  9. Usman Khawaja
  10. Mitchell Marsh
  11. Glenn Maxwell
  12. Peter Nevill
  13. Andrew Tye
  14. Shane Watson
  15. Adam Zampa

South Africa

  1. Faf du Plessis (c)
  2. Kyle Abbott
  3. Hashim Amla
  4. Farhaan Behardien
  5. Quinton de Kock
  6. AB de Villiers
  7. JP Duminy
  8. Imran Tahir
  9. David Miller
  10. Chris Morris
  11. Aaron Phangiso
  12. Kagiso Rabada
  13. Rilee Rossouw
  14. Dale Steyn
  15. David Wiese

Pakistan

  1. Shahid Afridi (c)
  2. Ahmed Shehzad
  3. Anwar Ali
  4. Imad Wasim
  5. Khalid Latif
  6. Mohammad Amir
  7. Mohammed Hafeez
  8. Mohammad Irfan
  9. Mohammad Nawaz
  10. Mohammad Sami
  11. Sarfraz Ahmed
  12. Shoaib Malik
  13. Sharjeel Khan
  14. Umar Akmal
  15. Wahab Riaz

Sri Lanka

  1. Angelo Mathews (c)
  2. Dushmantha Chameera
  3. Dinesh Chandimal
  4. Niroshan Dickwella
  5. Tillakaratne Dilshan
  6. Rangana Herath
  7. Shehan Jayasuriya
  8. Chamara Kapugedara
  9. Nuwan Kulasekera
  10. Thisara Perera
  11. Sachithra Senanayake
  12. Dasun Shanaka
  13. Milinda Siriwardena
  14. Jeffrey Vandersay
  15. Lasith Malinga

New Zealand

  1. Kane Williamson (c)
  2. Corey Anderson
  3. Trent Boult
  4. Grant Elliott
  5. Martin Guptill
  6. Mitchell McClenaghan
  7. Nathan McCullum
  8. Adam Milne
  9. Colin Munro
  10. Henry Nicholls
  11. Luke Ronchi
  12. Mitchell Santner
  13. Ish Sodhi
  14. Tim Southee
  15. Ross Taylor

West Indies

  1. Darren Sammy (c)
  2. Samuel Badree
  3. Sulieman Benn
  4. Carlos Brathwaite
  5. Dwayne Bravo
  6. Johnson Charles
  7. Andre Fletcher
  8. Chris Gayle
  9. Jason Holder
  10. Ashley Nurse
  11. Denesh Ramdin
  12. Andre Russell
  13. Marlon Samuels
  14. Lendl Simmons
  15. Jerome Taylor

Bangladesh

  1. Mashrafe Mortaza (c)
  2. Shakib Al Hasan
  3. Abu Hider
  4. Al-Amin Hossain
  5. Arafat Sunny
  6. Mahmudullah
  7. Mohammad Mithun
  8. Mushfiqur Rahim
  9. Mustafizur Rahman
  10. Nasir Hossain
  11. Nurul Hasan (wk)
  12. Sabbir Rahman
  13. Soumya Sarkar
  14. Tamim Iqbal
  15. Taskin Ahmed

Ireland

  1. William Porterfield (c)
  2. Andy Balbirnie
  3. George Dockrell
  4. Andy McBrine
  5. Tim Murtagh
  6. Kevin O'Brien
  7. Niall O'Brien
  8. Andrew Poynter
  9. Stuart Poynter
  10. Boyd Rankin
  11. Max Sorensen
  12. Paul Stirling
  13. Stuart Thompson
  14. Gary Wilson
  15. Craig Young

Zimbabwe

  1. Hamilton Masakadza (c)
  2. Tendai Chatara
  3. Chamu Chibhabha
  4. Elton Chigumbura
  5. Tendai Chisoro
  6. Wellington Masakadza
  7. Peter Moor
  8. Tawanda Mupariwa
  9. Richmond Mutumbami
  10. Tinashe Panyangara
  11. Vusi Sibanda
  12. Sikandar Raza
  13. Malcolm Waller
  14. Sean Williams
  15. Donald Tripano

Scotland

  1. Preston Mommsen (c)
  2. Kyle Coetzer
  3. Richie Berrington
  4. Matthew Cross
  5. Josh Davey
  6. Con de Lange
  7. Alasdair Evans
  8. Michael Leask
  9. Matt Machan
  10. Calum MacLeod
  11. Gavin Main
  12. George Munsey
  13. Safyaan Sharif
  14. Rob Taylor
  15. Mark Watt

Netherlands

  1. Peter Borren (c)
  2. Wesley Barresi
  3. Ahsan Malik
  4. Mudassar Bukhari
  5. Ben Cooper
  6. Tom Cooper
  7. Vivian Kingma
  8. Stephan Myburgh
  9. Max O'Dowd
  10. Michael Rippon
  11. Pieter Seelaar
  12. Logan van Beek
  13. Timm van der Gugten
  14. Roelof van der Merwe
  15. Paul van Meekeren

Hong Kong

  1. Tanwir Afzal (c)
  2. Aizaz Khan
  3. Anshy Rath
  4. Jamie Atkinson
  5. Babar Hayat
  6. Ryan Campbell
  7. Christopher Carter
  8. Mark Chapman
  9. Haseeb Amjad
  10. Nadeem Ahmed
  11. Nizakat Khan
  12. Kinchit Shah
  13. Waqas Barkat
  14. Waqas Khan
  15. Adil Mehmood
  16. Tanveer Ahmed (standby player)

Afghanistan

  1. Asghar Stanikzai (c)
  2. Amir Hamza
  3. Dawlat Zadran
  4. Gulbadin Naib
  5. Hamid Hassan
  6. Karim Sadiq
  7. Mohammad Nabi
  8. Mohammad Shahzad
  9. Najibullah Zadran
  10. Noor Ali Zadran
  11. Rashid Khan
  12. Samiullah Shenwari
  13. Shafiqullah Shafiq
  14. Shapoor Zadran
  15. Usman Ghani

Oman

  1. Sultan Ahmed (c)
  2. Aamir Kaleem
  3. Sufyan Mehmood
  4. Zeeshan Maqsood
  5. Amir Ali
  6. Jatinder Singh
  7. Rajeshkumar Ranpura
  8. Ajay Lalchet
  9. Zeeshan Siddiqui
  10. Munis Ansari
  11. Mehran Khan
  12. Vaibhav Wategaonkar
  13. Khawar Ali
  14. Adnan Ilyas
  15. Bilal Khan