Team India put in an excellent performance at the 2023 Asia Cup. With the victory in the last game, the Indian team won the Asia Cup trophy for the eighth time. India defeated Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the final. Team India won this low scoring game very easily. Indian captain Rohit Sharma failed to win the toss in this game. The Sri Lanka captain won the toss here and elected to bat. The Sri Lankan team, which came to bat first, was exhausted after just 50 runs. Mohammad Siraj’s role was very important in defeating Sri Lanka by such a low total. Siraj picked up 6 important wickets in this match. India chased down Sri Lanka’s small total in just 6.1 overs.
These players were brilliant
The Indian players maintained their absolute dominance during the Asian Cup. Players from other teams also performed well at the Asian Cup. As for the batsmen who scored the most runs during the Asia Cup, Shubman Gill scored the highest 302 runs in 6 matches at an excellent average of 75.50. No batsman from any other team could reach the 300-run mark in the Asia Cup.
Talking about the player who took the most wickets in the 2023 Asia Cup, Sri Lanka’s Mathisha Pathirana took 11 wickets in 6 matches. During this period, he gave away runs at an economy of 6.61. The bowlers have really impressed in this Asian Cup. No matter what team he belongs to. Pacers have performed better than spin bowlers on Sri Lanka’s spin pitches. This is the reason why when we look at the list of bowlers who have taken the most wickets, there are two fast bowlers in the top three. However, the Player of the Series title still went to star Indian spinner Kuldeep Yadav.
Top three batsmen who scored the most runs in the 2023 Asia Cup
- Shubman Gill – 302 runs
- Kusal Mendis-270 is running
- Sadira Samarawickrama – 215 runs
The top three bowlers will take the most wickets in the Asia Cup 2023
- Mathisha Pathirana – 11 wickets
- Mohammed Siraj – 10 wickets
- Dunith Vellalaghe – 10 wickets