India already have the problem of plenty in their spin department with the trio of Ravindra Jadeja as well as wrist-spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav. Therefore, the young leggie might have to wait for his chances of making his India debut in an ICC tournament.
With the comeback of Hardik Pandya who seems to be in the form of his life, it is extremely difficult for Venkatesh Iyer to play his first major ICC tournament with the kind of form that he is in currently.
With a lot of depth in the pace department and the additional availability in the form of Umran Malik, Arshdeep might not make the cut for India’s T20 World Cup squad.
With cut-throat competition in the spin department from Ravindra Jadeja, Ravi Bishnoi, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Kuldeep Yadav, all doors could be shut on Axar Patel for making it to the T20 World Cup.
Gaikwad could not score consistently in the home series against South Africa. While the opener has a few more chances to showcase his skills, it seems highly unlikely that he would feature in the World Cup squad.