The Super 4 match of the 2023 Asia Cup between India and Pakistan has reached the reserve day. Before the start of the game on Reserve Day, the Pakistan team suffered a major setback. Monday September 11th was reserved as a reserve day and even on that day the game could not start as planned. Information about the start of the game was given at 4:40 p.m. Earlier there was bad news for Pakistan. Information was received about the extra charge of one of the bowlers who took the most wickets for Pakistan in the tournament. Due to this, he cannot bowl on the reserve day.
In fact, before the start of the game on Reserve Day, information was received that Pakistan’s deadly bowler Haris Rauf would not be able to bowl today. Pakistan bowling coach Morne Morkel gave this information. He said the pain in his oblique muscle started last night. A scan was then carried out which revealed swelling. Next up is the World Cup and out of an abundance of caution he won’t be bowling today. We tell you that on the first day he bowled 5 overs and scored 27 runs.
Dangerous bowling from Haris in the Asia Cup 2023
Haris Rauf has bowled dangerously in this tournament so far. At the start of this tournament he had taken nine wickets in three matches. He is also the top wicket-taker of the tournament. He also took 4 wickets in a match. In his absence, it will not be easy for Pakistan to make up for the remaining five overs.
How was the game on the first day?
If we talk about the match on the first day, then there was a match of 24.1 overs. The Indian team had scored 147 runs while losing two wickets. After winning the toss, Babar Azam asked the Indian team to bat first. Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill got off to a flying start and took the Pakistan bowlers to task. Both had a partnership of 121 runs in 100 balls. Rohit scored 56 and Gill 58 runs.