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England Announces 15-Man Squad for 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup: A Strong Contender Emerges

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The England Cricket Board (ECB) has officially unveiled their formidable 15-player squad for the upcoming 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup in India, marking themselves as the first among the ten participating teams to confirm their final roster. This exciting development follows their triumphant 3-1 victory over New Zealand in the recently concluded ODI series, led by the proficient Jos Buttler.

One of the most significant revelations in the squad announcement is the inclusion of Harry Brook, who has earned his place at the expense of Jason Roy, originally part of the provisional 15-man squad. Roy’s absence from the ODI series against New Zealand played a pivotal role in this decision. England’s Men’s National Selector, Luke Wright, expressed confidence in the squad’s capabilities, emphasizing their remarkable white-ball prowess.

The finalized England ODI World Cup Squad comprises a stellar lineup, featuring illustrious names like Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes, and Adil Rashid. With this squad in tow, England is poised to compete fiercely for cricket’s ultimate prize in India, commencing on October 5.

As of September 17, several teams have revealed their provisional squads, with England leading the charge. The remaining three teams – Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka – have a brief window until September 28 to unveil their 15-player provisional squads, as per ICC regulations. Any subsequent changes to these squads will necessitate approval from the ICC board. Cricket enthusiasts worldwide eagerly anticipate the thrilling showdown set to unfold in India, with England emerging as a strong contender for World Cup glory.

England 15-player squad for ODI World Cup 2023: Jos Buttler (captain), Moeen Ali, Gus Atkinson, Jonny Bairstow, Harry Brook, Sam Curran, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Reece Topley, David Willey, Mark Wood, Chris Woakes.