Kevin Pietersen - their highest run-getter from their 2010 World Cup-winning campaign is missing, a fact hard to ignore. That the three lions will score is a certainty, but will the defending champions roar?
Strength: Wicketkeeper Craig Kieswetter and Eoin Morgan only in-form batsmen in squad.
Weak: Player of the 2010 World T20 not in the team.
English team information for World Twenty20.
Craig Kieswetter (wk)
21-September vs Afghanistan
23-September vs India