India will play against Hong kong in today’s fixture. It is not a rocket science to conclude India is favorites for today. But this game is helpful in getting Indian team enough practice for the match against arch rivals, Pakistan, tomorrow. India should look to bat first under any circumstances in order to give each and every player chance ahead of Pakistan games. As we predicted on our website yesterday, we witnessed upset of this year. Srilanka lost to Afghanistan and made exit to Asia cup. Afghanistan registered their first win against test playing nation in ODI’s.
India Vs Hongkong preview.
ROhit Sharma will lead the side in this edition of Asia cup. India had a disappointing tst series against England ,which concluded last week. Shikhar Dhawan will open usually with Rohit. KL Rahul will opportunity to bat at number 3 in the absence of Virat Kohli. Two spinner Chahal and Kuldeep will definitely feature in side. Bowling is very strong with the like of Bhubaneswar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah. there will strong contention for the middle order. Ambati Rayudu , Manish pandey, Jadhav will have fight for middle order. Axar Patel is likely to play middle order role.
India Vs Hong Kong Previous encounters.
India has played against Hong kong only once in 2008, In that match India has won with a margin of 237.Both Dhoni and Raina scored centuries in that match. This match will be held on same turf,where fixyure between Pakistan and Hongkong played. Pitch will give assistance to spinners. If India wishes to give uncapped Khaleel ahmed a chance, they might rest Jasprit Bumrah.
Srilanka Vs Afghanistan review
Afghanistan made it to Super 4 with just one win against Srilanka. Which indirectly qualifies Bangladesh for the super 4. India and Pakistan would be the more happiest teams. This would also enhance chances of final between India and Pakistan.
Rohit Sharma to score a century.