Asian Championship 2023: Ahead of the ODI World Championship, Team India will compete in the Asian Cup. The Asian Cup is very important for the World Cup preparation. This time there have been many changes in Team India since the last Asian Cup. The vice-captain of Team India was last KL Rahul. This time the responsibility for the vice-captain Hardik Pandya was given. At the same time, there are 9 players who were part of Team India last time, but this time they were shown the way out.
Team India has changed so much
At the Asia Cup 2022, Team India played under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, then the Indian team failed to perform well and suffered losses in Super 4 against Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Because of this, Team India couldn’t even reach the finals. 9 players participating in Asia Cup 2022 are not part of Team India this time.
These players are out
Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh and Avesh Khan these 9 players were in the Indian team last time but this time they were shown the way out of the team.
Team India Squad for Asian Cup 2022:
Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (Vice-Captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (Wicketkeeper), Dinesh Karthik (Wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, RK Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan.
These players made a comeback from injury
The Indian team has won the Asian Cup title a maximum of seven times. India won the 2018 Asian Cup captained by Rohit Sharma. For Asia Cup 2023, players who have shown explosive performances in IPL and domestic cricket have a chance in Team India. Jasprit Bumrah, KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer have returned from injury.
Indian Team for Asian Cup 2023:
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Verma, KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Akshar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Jaspreet Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Mohd. Siraj, the famous Krishna.