Vishesh Bhriguvanshi will lead the India basketball team at the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers (Window 2) to be played at Manama, Bahrain, from November 24 to 30, 2020.
From Karnataka, star point guard Anil Kumar Gowda features in the squad.
India is placed in Group D with Lebanon, Iraq, and hosts Bahrain. India will take on Lebanon on November 27 and later face Bahrain on November 29. Earlier in the window 1 matches, India narrowly lost to Bahrain by one point while defeated Iraq.
Team: Muln Bek Hafeez, Prasanna Venkatesh Sivakumar, Princepal Singh, Jasgdeep Singh, Amjyot Singh, Vishesh Bhriguvanshi (captain), Prashant Singh Rawat, Sahajkumar Rajeshbhai Patel, Sahaj Pratap Singh Sekhon, Anil Kumar Gowda, Sejin Mathew, Sharad Dadich, Coaches & Support Staff: Veselin Matic (Head Coach), Mohit Bhandari (Coach), Pradeep Tomar (Coach), Siva Shanmuga Singh (Physio), Silpa Soman (Team Doctor).