For the Asia Cup, the team India has been announced. Including Rohit Sharma 17 players have been selected for this tournament. The Asia Cup will start on 30 August. On 2nd September team India will face Pakistan in their first match. Whenever Team India takes the field against Pakistan, the excitement is much more than in any other match. In such a situation, it will be special to see who will be the 11 players in this match.
Gill and Rohit will land for the opening:
The Indian cricket team will enter the first match against Pakistan with the opening pair of Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill. Both players have been handling the responsibility of opening for India in the ODI format for a long time. At the same time, Virat Kohli will come down to bat at number 3.
Iyer-Rahul return to middle order:
Shreyas Iyer will once again be seen batting at number 4 for Team India. Iyer has returned to the team after a long time. Talking about number 5, the biggest contender to play then’s KL Rahul. still, Chief Selector Ajit Agarkar revealed that Rahul has picked up a minor injury that might keep him out of the first match. In such a situation, Ishaan Kishan can also be an option. There will be Hardik Pandya at number 6.
The all-rounder for team Jadeja-Shardul:
Ravindra Jadeja and Shardul Thakur will play as all-rounders in the squad. Both the players have been performing brilliantly with the ball as well as with the bat. Kuldeep Yadav will be the main spinner of the team. Jaspreet Bumrah and Mohammad Siraj will be included in the squad as two fast bowlers. There’s also an option Mohammed Shami.
India’s probable 11 for Asia Cup:
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jaspreet Bumrah and Mohammed Siraj.