Asia Cup 2018: Rohit Sharma to lead, Rayudu is back
BCCI has announced the team for Asia Cup 2018 which will be held in UAE from 15th -28th September. Team India Skipper Virat Kohli has been rested for the Asia Cup and the BCCI has given reigns to Master Stroker Rohit Sharma. Another opener, Shikhar Dhawan is the Vice-Captain.
Rohit Sharma who has successfully lead the ODI team in the past is now leading Team India in Asia Cup. Despite in the form, Mr.Ambati Rayudu who failed the fitness Yoyo test was unable to join the team India in the ODI series against England.Now, Mr. Rayudu has been selected to Asia Cup 2018.
Here is the 15 men squad for Asia Cup:
Rohit Sharma (capt), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Ambati Rayudu, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Khaleel Ahmed, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah