The countdown for the selection of Team India for the Asia Cup begins, and the return of these two stalwarts are set
New Delhi: The battle of the Asia Cup is going to start on 27th August. On the cricket field, this battle will be between the top teams of Asia. There will be India, Pakistan too, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan too. Overall, in the fight for dominance, every country in Asia playing cricket at the international level will be seen participating in it. Many countries have also selected their team. The last date for sending all the countries to the Asian Cricket Council after selecting their team has been kept on 8 August. India will choose its team on August 8, whose countdown has started.
Who will be the players of Team India who will be seen playing in the Asia Cup? Soon the curtain on this is going to be removed. But in the meantime, it is believed that the return of two players to the team is certain. Inside sport. in quoted PTI as saying that Deepak Chahar and KL Rahul can get their place in the team of Asia Cup. Both these players were running out of Team India due to injury.
T20 World Cup picture will be clear from Asia Cup
It is believed that most of the players who will be seen playing in the Asia Cup will also be part of the T20 World Cup team in India. That is, from the team selection for the Asia Cup, the picture is also going to be clear about the team for T20 World Cup to be held in Australia in October-November.
According to the rules of the Asia Cup tournament, each team has to submit a list of its 15 players to the Asian Cricket Council. But there is news that the selection committee headed by Chetan Sharma can also choose a 17-member team for India for the Asia Cup.
Asia Cup from August 27 to September 11
The Asia Cup is to be held in the United Arab Emirates from 27 August to 11 September. For this, KL Rahul and Deepak Chahar are likely to return to the team. KL Rahul was to be selected for the Zimbabwe tour only but due to the time taken to recover from Corona and hernia surgery, his name was not selected for this tour.
If KL Rahul returns to Team India, then he may be seen playing in the opening slot. Let us tell you that in the last 6 T20I matches, Rishabh Pant or Suryakumar Yadav have appeared in the role of Rohit Sharma's opening partner.
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