Indian National Cricket Team
Full Name: India National Cricket Team
Nick Name: Team India
Ground: Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium Dharamshala
Team Owner: Board of Control of Cricket in India
Captain: Virat Kohli
Coach: Ravi Shastri
The colonial regime had its say in the development of cricket in India. As British India, the Indian team played its first-ever Test match in 1932. Since then, India has come a long way in cricket, winning multiple trophies, awards, breaking multiple records and developing exceptional talents.
Board Members: The Board plays an important role in any sport. The Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) looks after all the on and off the field activities of Indian Cricket team. BCCI also looks after the domestic tournaments like Ranji Trophy, Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 trophy along with Vijay Hazare Tournament. It also finds the talent to support the growth of the team. BCCI is situated in Mumbai.
The Board Members are as follows:
– Sourav Ganguly (President)
– Mahim Verma (Vice-President)
– Jay Shah (Secretary)
– Jayesh George (Joint Secretary)
– Arun Singh Dhumal (Treasurer)
– Prabhtej Singh Bhatia (Councillor)
Team Captain: Indian team is led by the talented and generational talent, Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli has led the side to multiple victories like first ever test series win in Australia, test victories in England, finals of multiple tournament finals.
Team Coaches: Indian National Team is coached by eminent former Indian cricketer, Ravi Shastri. Vikram Rathour is the newly appointed batting coach in 2019 whereas Bharat Arun and R Shridhar are the bowling and fielding coaches respectively.
Team Support Staff: Indian Team is managed by Mr. Girish Dongre in all the tournaments. The Strengthening and physical conditioning of the Indian Cricket players are looked after by Nick Webb. The on-field emergencies are treated by Nitin Patel, the physio of the Indian National Team.
Team Jersey: Indian team jersey is sponsored by the ed-tech industry giants, Byjus. India has been wearing the blue colours since its inception. Apart from wearing the orange shade jersey in ICC World Cup 2019, it is always the shades of blue that are situated with Indian national team.
Trophies & Awards
|Years||Trophy/ Award||Final Match|
|1983||ICC Cricket World Cup||vs West Indies|
|1984||Asia Cup||vs Pakistan|
|1985||World Championship of Cricket||vs Pakistan|
|1988||Asia Cup||vs Sri Lanka|
|1990/91||Asia Cup||vs Sri Lanka|
|1993||Hero Cup||vs West Indies|
|1995||Asia Cup||vs Sri Lanka|
|2002||ICC Champions Trophy||vs Sri Lanka|
|2007||ICC T20 World Cup||vs Pakistan|
|2010||Asia Cup||vs Sri Lanka|
|2011||ICC Cricket World Cup||vs Sri Lanka|
|2013||ICC Champions Trophy||vs England|
|2016||Asia Cup (T20I)||vs Bangladesh|
|2018||Asia Cup||vs Bangladesh|