ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Full Teams Squad List: ICC has confirmed the 8 teams who are playing in 2017 ICC Champions Trophy. The tournament will be played between 1 June to 18 June 2017. This is the 8th edition of Champions Trophy event, first was played in 1998. This is played after every four years and 2 years before the Cricket World Cup. This is the 2nd time when England and Wales host this event in a row. This is the 2nd biggest ICC event after Cricket world cup and played in 50 over format. Top 8 teams in ICC ODI rankings will qualify for this event.
2017 ICC Champions Trophy Info:
This is a regular 50 Over ODI event played after every 4 years and this to be held in England and Wales from 1-18 June 2017. The teams who are qualified for this event is based on the ODI ranking on 30 Sept 2015. India is the winner of 2013 Champions trophy also held in England. Top 8 teams will be divided into 2 Groups of 4 teams in each group. This is the first time when West Indies are out of this event as Bangladesh replace Carribeans in ODI rankings and qualified for this event. Bangladesh returns to Champions trophy after 2006, a long gap of 11 years.
– HOST: England & Wales
– DATE: 1st June to 18th June 2017
– QUALIFIED TEAMS: Top 8 team in ICC ODI rankings as on 30th September 2015.
– FORMAT – 50 Over Round-robin and knockout. 2 groups of four teams. Every team will play 1 match against other three in the group stage. Top 2 qualifying for the semifinals.
– GROUP DRAW & SCHEDULE: group draw & schedule will be announced in December 2016.
– No. of Matches: 15 matches (12 group matches, 2 semi-finals, and 1 final)
Champions Trophy 2017 Full Squad List
AUSTRALIA SQUAD: Steve Smith (c), David Warner, Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, John Hastings, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Moises Henriques, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell, James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade, Adam Zampa
BANGLADESH SQUAD: Tamim Iqbal, Somya Sarkar, Imrul Kayes, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Sunzamul Islam, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza (c), Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Rubel Hossain, Shafiul Islam. Standby: Nasir Hossain, Nurul Hasan, Subashis Roy, Md. Saif Uddin
ENGLAND SQUAD: Eoin Morgan (c), Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Ball, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler, Alex Hales, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood
NEW ZEALAND SQUAD: Kane Williamson (c), Corey Anderson, Trent Boult, Neil Broom, Colin de Grandhomme, Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jimmy Neesham, Jeetan Patel, Luke Ronchi, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor
INDIA SQUAD: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni (wk), Yuvraj Singh, Kedar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammad Shami, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Manish Pandey
PAKISTAN SQUAD: Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Azhar Ali, Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Umar Akmal, Fakhar Zaman, Imad Wasim, Hasan Ali, Fahim Ashraf, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Junaid Khan, Shadab Khan
SOUTH AFRICA SQUAD: AB de Villiers (c), Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock, Faf du Plessis, JP Duminy, David Miller, Chris Morris, Wayne Parnell, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir, Dwaine Pretorius, Keshav Maharaj, Farhaan Behardien, Morne Morkel
SRI LANKA SQUAD: Angelo Mathews (c), Upul Tharanga (vc), Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Chamara Kapugedera, Asela Gunaratne, Dinesh Chandimal, Lasith Malinga, Suranga Lakmal, Nuwan Pradeep, Nuwan Kulasekera, Thisara Perera, Lakshan Sandakan and Seekkuge Prasanna
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Teams:
|Rank||Team||Points||Past appearance||Last appearance||Previous best performance|
|1||Australia||127||7||2013||Champion (2006, 2009)|
|2||India||115||7||2013||Champion (2002†, 2013)|
|3||South Africa||110||7||2013||Champion (1998)|
|4||New Zealand||109||7||2013||Champion (2000)|
|5||Sri Lanka||103||7||2013||Champion (2002†)|
|6||England||100||7||2013||Runners-up (2004, 2013)|
|7||Bangladesh||96||4||2006||Group stage (2000, 2002, 2004, 2006)|
|8||Pakistan||90||7||2013||Semi-finals (2000, 2004, 2009)|
West Indies finished at 9th position as on 30 Sept 2015 the cutoff date is given by ICC. Bangladesh was last played in 2006 in India where they lost against Sri Lanka and West Indies in Group stage and won the only match against Zimbabwe.
On 30 Sept 2017 when the Champions trophy is finished the teams who will be in Top 8 in ICC ODI Rankings will qualify for Cricket World Cup 2019 also to be played in England and Wales. The teams are from Rank 9 to Rank 12 will get a second chance to qualify for last 2 teams spot. 10 Teams will be playing the cricket world cup 2019.
Also Check – Champions Trophy 2017 Schedule
ICC ODI Team Rankings (as on 30 September 2015, top eight sides have qualified for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017):
Rank Team Points
1 Australia 127
2 India 115
3 South Africa 110
4 New Zealand 109
5 Sri Lanka 103
6 England 100
7 Bangladesh 96
8 Pakistan 90
9 West Indies 88
10 Ireland 49
11 Zimbabwe 45
12 Afghanistan 41