The team is composed of the most mentioned World T20 players on the social networking site over the past 12 months.
The dream XI also boasts of five Indian cricketers with Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the captain and wicket-keeper of the team. Kohli, Suresh Raina, Ravichandran Ashwin and Harbhajan Singh are the other Indian players.
“This dream team is composed of the most-mentioned #WT20 players on Twitter over the past 12 months, forming a first XI that would be the envy of any coach,” Twitter said in a release.
Twitter XI of ICC World T20 2016: Chris Gayle (West Indies), Mohammad Hafeez (Pakistan), Virat Kohli (India), Steven Smith (Australia, Suresh Raina (India), MS Dhoni (c & wk) (India), Ravichandran Ashwin (India), Harbhajan Singh (India), Shahid Afridi (Pakistan), Wahab Riaz, (Pakistan), Dale Steyn (South Africa).