ASIA CUP 2022: India Squad For Asia Cup Announced Virat Kohli back in team India
ASIACUP The Indian team for the upcoming Asia Cricket Cup-2022 was announced on Monday. In this tournament, Team India will be led by experienced opener Rohit Sharma. The Senior Selection Committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced the 15-member squad after a meeting on Monday. Veteran batsmen Virat Kohli and KL Rahul are back in the team, Former captain Virat Kohli, who was battling poor form, was rested for the tour of Zimbabwe and West Indies, but now he has returned to the team, which was also considered fixed.
At the same time, star batsman KL Rahul, who was out of the team due to injury and then corona virus, has also returned. He had a sports hernia surgery in June, after which he has not been able to play. Young left arm pacer Arshdeep Singh’s name was also being considered in the team for the Asia Cup. Arshdeep was recently adjudged man of the series in T20 against West Indies.
Captain Rohit Sharma and coach Rahul Dravid joined the selectors from Florida in this meeting. Meanwhile, Jasprit Bumrah could not find a place due to a back injury and has been rested in view of the T20 World Cup. Apart from him, Harshal Patel had already been ruled out of the Asia Cup due to a rib injury. Both the players will undergo rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru. Deepak Hooda has been rewarded for his good performance and has been included in the team. At the same time, Kerala cricketer Sanju Samson was once again disappointed and he could not get a place in the team. 4 spinners Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravi Bishnoi and experienced Ravichandran Ashwin have been given a chance in the team.