There was a lot of news from the sports world on Monday and up until Tuesday morning. Where, on the one hand, England’s star all-rounder Ben Stokes has agreed to come out of retirement ahead of the ODI World Cup. At the same time, former Sri Lankan spinner Sachitra Senanayake is observed to become involved in a match-fixing case. Apart from that, there is already a lot of player news ahead of the Asian Cup that we will update you on.
The Colombo High Court has banned former Sri Lankan cricketer Sachitra Senanayake from traveling abroad following a match-fixing investigation against him. This player was included in the IPL’s CSK team and has also played for KKR. Senanayake’s problems seem to be increasing.
According to the media reports, it is believed that Team India can be announced for the Asian Cup today. But before that, it will be something special to see which players get a place on the team. It’s not clear when KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer will return. Although the practice match videos of these two players are coming out.
The Indian team will play a streak of three T20 games on the Ireland tour led by Jasprit Bumrah. Young players who have done well in the IPL and domestic cricket have a shot at Ireland Tour with Team India. Jitesh Sharma and Sanju Samson have been awarded a spot as wicketkeepers for Team India on their Ireland tour. Now it remains to be seen who captain Jasprit Bumrah will give a chance in the starting XI.
Tokyo Olympian and 2021 Asian Championships bronze medalist Seema Bisla has been banned for a year by the National Anti-Doping Agency for not disclosing her “whereabouts”. The Disciplinary Committee of NADA has taken this major measure beyond the borders. This has increased their difficulties.
Star all-rounder Ben Stokes single-handedly led England to the 2019 ODI World Cup title, scoring an inning of 84 runs in the final game against New Zealand. He then retired from ODI cricket in July 2022. But he could come out of retirement in the face of the 2023 ODI World Championship.
Before the ODI World Cup, the South African team must play a series of five ODIs and three T20 games against Australia. South Africa have announced the squad for the ODI and T20 series. Dewald Brewis, who plays for the Mumbai Indians, has been given a chance in the South African team. Mumbai Indians bought Dewald Brewis for 3 crore rupees in mega auction IPL 2022.
The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has announced the squad for the upcoming Asia Cup 2023. The Nepalese team will complete a week-long preparatory camp in Pakistan. Where Nepal hosts matches against PCB nominated teams. Rohit Poudel has been appointed captain of the Nepal team. 17 players have a place in the team. Nepal is expected to reach Multan by August 27, where the first match of the Asian Cup will be played.
According to a PTI report, the selection committee led by Ajit Agarkar will select KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer only if they are up to the challenges of 50-over cricket, and for this they will undergo “match simulation” (practice according to playing conditions). . have to go through In the case of Rahul, selectors will want to see if he is capable of keeping the wickets for 50 overs and Iyer will need to be on the field for the full duration of the game to prove his ability to play.
Team India may have lost to the West Indies in the T20 series but this much is certain that a young and future star has been found in Tilak Verma. Tilak Verma has caught everyone’s attention with his consistent performances and has also become a strong contender to join Team India for the upcoming series. If KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer are left out of the team, Tilak could get a place in the Asian Cup squad.
The Indian team, captained by Hardik Pandya, suffered a 3-2 defeat by the West Indies. This is the first time that Team India have suffered defeat in three games in the T20 series. Captain Hardik made frequent changes in the team, turning the team into an experimental base on the West Indies tour. After losing the series, Indian veteran Venkatesh Prasad also scolded him.