Aakash Chopra selected the probable team for the Asia Cup 2022, know which player got the chance and who is out?
New Delhi, Aug 08.
Team India for Asia Cup 2022 is yet to be announced. Regarding this tournament starting from August 27, it is being said from now that the team which will be selected for this tournament, almost the same team will also be selected for the T20 World Cup to be held this year. In such a situation, everyone’s eyes are on the team to be announced for the Asia Cup. BCCI may announce the team on Monday. Meanwhile, former Indian batsman Aakash Chopra has selected the probable team India for the Asia Cup.
Rahul will open with Rohit!
Aakash Chopra has given place to 16 players in the probable team India for the Asia Cup. Rohit Sharma has been made the captain of this team. Along with Rohit Sharma, opening partner KL Rahul has been kept in the team. Aakash Chopra believes that KL Rahul is now fully fit and he should open the innings along with Rohit Sharma. However, Aakash Chopra has also said that Ishaan Kishan is being sidelined in Team India.
Asia Cup to start in UAE from August 27
Let us tell you that the Asia Cup 2022 is going to start from August 27. The tournament was earlier hosted by Sri Lanka, but due to the economic and political crisis there, this tournament will now be held in the UAE. India’s first match in the tournament is on August 28, which will be against Pakistan. Apart from India-Pakistan, there are also teams from Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan in this tournament. This tournament will be in T20 format and the final match of the tournament will be played on September 11.
Story first published: Monday, August 8, 2022, 16:24 [IST]