Virender Sehwag has called India as the front runners for clinching the ICC World T20 which begins in March. Rediff reported the legendary batsman sharing his thoughts on the upcoming 20 overs extravaganza.

Sehwag was effusive in his praise for the current crop of batsmen. The Delhi dasher enthused, “We have batsmen like Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane and bowlers like Jasprit Bumrah, Ashish Nehra and spin attack of Jadeja and Ashwin. I think, India are the favourites for the competition.”

When the focus towards the clash between India and Pakistan in Dharamsala, Virender Sehwag  said that, “It is up to the ICC and BCCI how they react. But I am sure match will take place, if not in Dharamsala then at some other place.”

Speaking about his new role as an analyst, "I am becoming a cricket expert. Whatever happens on the ground will be told to the listeners. We will also try to pull leg of the players.”