The important match between India and Pakistan will be played on August 28. Let us tell you that after the West Indies series, Rahul Dravid took a break. He did not go on the Zimbabwe tour with Team India.
India have suffered a major setback ahead of the Asia Cup, which starts on August 27. In fact, Team India’s head coach Rahul Dravid has been infected with the corona virus. This means that he will not be able to join Team India for the time being. Let us tell you that today Team India is leaving for the Asia Cup. The first match of the Asia Cup is very important for India. The important match between India and Pakistan will be played on August 28. Let us tell you that after the West Indies series, Rahul Dravid took a break. He did not go on the Zimbabwe tour with Team India.
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Veteran batsman VVS Laxman was in the role of coach for Team India on the Zimbabwe tour. If Rahul Dravid does not join Team India, then it is more likely that VVS Laxman will be seen in the role of coach during the Asia Cup. VVS Laxman is also the director of the National Cricket Academy currently. The match between India and Pakistan on August 28 will start at 7:30 AM IST. Unless Rahul Dravid’s report turns negative, it will be difficult for him to join Team India.
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But will VVS Laxman remain the head coach of Team India in the Asia Cup? BCCI has to take a final decision on this. Let us tell you that Rahul Dravid has been a great batsman in India. He is also known as the wall of cricket. Rahul Dravid has played 164 Test matches for India. He has played in 344 ODIs.
India Team: 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.