Asia Cup 2022: Five Indian batsmen to watch out for in the continental tournament

By: FPJ Web Desk | August 18, 2022

Suryakumar Yadav played crucial innings for India in the recent series win over West Indies. And he will be expected to continue in the same vien of form in the upcoming tournament, especially against arch-rivals Pakistan

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All eyes will be on under-pressure Virat Kohli as he returns to the India squad after a break from cricket. A lot will depend on his form in Asia Cup ahead of the T20 World Cup in Australia later in the year

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India batsman Deepak Hooda has quickly estabilshed himself in the India set-up almost edging out Virat Kohli from the No.3 spot. Asia Cup will be an another opportunity for the him to prove he is a worthy heir to the former India captain’s batting legacy

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India’s wicketkeeper batsman Rishabh Pant has shown what he is capable of with his destructive batting in the limited-over format. His hitting ability will be hugely tested against team with quality bowling attack like Pakistan

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KL Rahul has had a torrid year dealing with injuries and neing laid down by Covid-19. He will have all to play for in the Asia Cup if he has to guarantee a place in the India squad for the T20 World Cup in Australia

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