Jasprit Bumrah is not in the team. In such a situation, apart from Bhuvneshwar Kumar, both Avesh Khan and Arshdeep Singh are new players, though Deepak Chahar has been kept as standby. But Mohammed Shami did not find a place. Mohammed Shami had also performed superbly for Gujarat in the recently concluded IPL.
Team India has been announced for the Asia Cup. In the Asia Cup, India will play its first match against Pakistan on August 28. Virat Kohli and KL Rahul have been brought back to Team India in the Asia Cup. However, many veteran players have had to stay out. However, many big questions have started to arise regarding the selection of the team. The biggest question is why Shreyas Iyer gets Team India? Apart from this, another big question is whether India will be able to win the Asia Cup with the help of only three fast bowlers. Only Kumar Arshdeep Singh and Avesh Khan have been given the place, Hardik Pandya has been kept in the role of all-rounder. who can also make fast bowlers.
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Jasprit Bumrah is not in the team. In such a situation, apart from Bhuvneshwar Kumar, both Avesh Khan and Arshdeep Singh are new players, though Deepak Chahar has been kept as standby. But Mohammed Shami did not find a place. Mohammed Shami had also performed superbly for Gujarat in the recently concluded IPL. Although he gives slightly more runs in T20 but he has the art of taking wickets. Harshal Patel is also not included in Team India at the moment. In such a situation, questions are constantly raised regarding the selection of the team. Cricket experts believe that Mohammed Shami is in good form. Why didn’t he get a place on the team though? There is also a question that Ravi Bishnoi was included but Kuldeep Yadav did not get a chance.
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Rahul was unable to participate in the previous series against West Indies due to the grip of Kovid-19. He has returned to the team after recovering from sports hernia surgery. Notable names dropped from the main squad are batsman Shreyas Iyer and left-arm spinner Axar Patel. Fast bowler Deepak Chahar, who has been out of the squad for four months due to a muscle strain and a back injury, is also included in the reserve players. Harshal Patel, who is suffering from a rib injury, has also not been given a place in the main team.
India: Rohit Sharma (captain), Lokesh Rahul (vice-captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wk), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan.