Team India has arrived in Dubai for Asia Cup 2022. The 15th edition of the Asia Cup 2022 will start on August 27, and the final is on September 11. Asia Cup 2022 will be played in the T20 format, which will be ideal preparation for the T20 World Cup in October this year. The Indian team landed in Dubai on August 23. The team arrived at the ground for the practice session ahead of their Asia Cup encounter against the arc-rival Pakistan. Here is the squad of Team India for the Asia Cup.
BCCI has shared a video today in which Team India is hitting the training session and players meeting the players from Afghanistan and Pakistan. Yuzvendra Chahal shared a hug with Mohammad Nabi. Then, Hardik Pandya had a quick chat with Afghanistan’s Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan. At the same time, Virat Kohli spoke with Rashid Khan and shook hands with Pakistan’s captain Babar Azam. They met with a smile on their faces and greeted each other warmly. Here is the video.
Hello DUBAI 🇦🇪
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 24, 2022
India will start their Asia Cup 2022 campaign against Pakistan on August 28 at Dubai International Stadium. Babar Azam lent his support to Virat Kohli on social media when Virat had a rough patch during IPL. Virat thanked him and wished him all the success with the bat. India can play three matches against Pakistan in this Asia Cup. Watch out for the video to find out how.
India and Pakistan do not play against each other in bilateral series. However, we can witness these two nations playing against each other in ICC tournaments and Asia Cup. So, get ready for some exciting cricket in the coming weeks.