He also mentioned that Kohli would be keen to step up after a disappointing campaign last time.
Woakes has picked 5 English players and 4 Aussies in his XI.
The time when an Indian captain stood up to make sure they did the best thing for their team.
Undoubtedly, he has gone with the likes of Sachin, Warne and Cook.
Last year, Rashid shelved his ambition of playing red-ball cricket.
Moeen will play his first game in the T20 Blast since 2016.
He also showered praises on the Indian captain as he has improved a lot since the forgettable 2014 tour.
Reports suggest that several top England cricketers will play in the novel tournament.
England will soon announce the Test squad for the five-match series.
However, he clarified that he doesn't know if the national selector has spoken to Rashid.