India’s chief selector Ajit Agarkar has named the participant who could be Workforce India’s ‘trump card’ within the upcoming ICC World Cup 2023. The Males in Blue have proved their World Cup credentials by successful the Asia Cup 2023 in a shocking vogue.
Enjoying at full energy after fairly some time, India inflicted heavy defeats on Pakistan and Sri Lanka within the Tremendous 4 stage earlier than registering a memorable win over the latter within the last. Within the title decider, India registered a thumping 10-wicket win over the house aspect on the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
Driving on Mohammed Siraj’s sensational spell of 6 wickets for 21 runs, India bowled out Sri Lanka for a document complete of fifty runs in lower than 16 overs. Openers Ishan Kishan and Shubman Gill then chased down the paltry complete in simply 6.1 overs to assist India win the Asia Cup for the eighth time.
Ajit Agarkar on India’s trump card:
The win within the Asia Cup is a well timed warning from Workforce India for the opposite groups forward of the World Cup. The Rohit Sharma-led aspect will likely be one of many favorites for the World Cup. A full-strength Indian group in house situations will certainly be the group to beat within the marquee occasion. And earlier than the event will get underway, Ajit Agarkar has named spinner Kuldeep Yadav as India’s trump card.
Kuldeep Yadav has been superb in ODIs in latest months and gained the Participant of the Sequence award within the Asia Cup. The left-arm spinner picked up a powerful 5-wicket haul in opposition to Pakistan and adopted it up with a 4-wicket haul in opposition to Sri Lanka earlier than being rested for the Bangladesh conflict. He completed the competitors as India’s second-highest wicket-taker behind Siraj.
“I’ve frolicked with him within the IPL. He’s a man with particular skillset. Each man must be proven religion and the Indian group administration has carried out that and the outcomes are there. He’s a trump card (for us). Most groups are discovering him a problem. All of us are excited for what lies forward,” Ajit Agarkar advised the media on Monday (September 18).
Having performed a starring function in India’s Asia Cup triumph, Kuldeep Yadav has been rested for the primary two matches of the upcoming three-ODI collection in opposition to Australia. The collection will begin on September 22. Other than Kuldeep, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and Hardik Pandya have additionally been rested for the primary two video games. In Rohit’s absence, KL Rahul will lead the aspect.