The Indian team won the 2023 Asia Cup title, defeating Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the final. After this win, captain Rohit Sharma looked very happy and praised the team effusively. He said at the award ceremony that this performance would be remembered for a long time. However, runner-up and captain of the losing team in the final, Dasun Shanaka, apologized after the game. Team India has won the Asia Cup title for the eighth time.
You don’t see a performance like Siraj again and again…
Indian captain Rohit Sharma praised the team’s excellent performance in the Asia Cup final and said that the performance will be remembered for a long time. We tell you that Mohammad Siraj was the hero in this win for India, taking 6 wickets for 21 runs. He was also voted player of the game. He also remained India’s leading wicket-taker in the tournament with 10 wickets. After the match, the Indian captain said that it was a great performance in the final. Such performances will remain in our memories for a long time. Regarding the fast bowlers, he said that our fast bowlers have been working hard for a long time. It’s great to see this kind of performance. You don’t see a performance like Siraj’s again and again.
The captain praised all the players
Captain Rohit Sharma praised all the players in his team and said that all the players did their job very well. Before the World Cup, India has to play a three-match series and two practice matches against Australia. In this regard, Rohit said that the team is heading in the right direction. After four wickets fell in the first game against Pakistan, Hardik and Ishan led us to a good result. After that, Virat and KL Rahul fought brilliantly in the second game. Gill is also in great form. At different times, different players brought the team out of crisis.
Why did the Sri Lanka captain apologize?
On the other hand, Sri Lanka team captain Dasun Shanaka blamed his team’s batsmen for the defeat in the final. He also praised Mohammad Siraj’s performance. Furthermore, he later apologized himself. In fact, he apologized to Colombo’s R. of the thousands upon thousands of Sri Lankan fans present at the Premadasa Stadium. He said: “We apologize to all our fans and thank them for their support so far.” He also said that we arrived without our five key players and went all the way to the final, which was a good sign for us.