Asia Cup 2022: Deepak Chahar replaces Avesh Khan in India’s Asia Cup squad

124
Asia Cup 2022: Deepak Chahar replaces Avesh Khan in India's Asia Cup squad
Asia Cup 2022: Deepak Chahar replaces Avesh Khan in India's Asia Cup squad

Asia Cup 2022: Deepak Chahar replaces Avesh Khan in India’s Asia Cup squad

The selection committee has named Deepak Chahar as a replacement for Avesh Khan for Team India’s final fixture in the Asia Cup 2022.

Avesh Khan is recovering from a condition, hence the BCCI medical staff has prescribed relaxation for him. Avesh Khan did not have a very good Asia Cup. In his two overs against Pakistan, he was pricey and finished with a spell of 1/19. The bowler had a poor outing and was hit all over the park in the following game against Hong Kong. He concluded with terrible figures of 1/53 in four overs.

Deepak Chahar had travelled to Dubai for the tournament and was listed as one of the standbys on the team.

Asia Cup 2022: Deepak Chahar replaces Avesh Khan in India's Asia Cup squad
Asia Cup 2022: Deepak Chahar replaces Avesh Khan in India’s Asia Cup squad

On Thursday, India’s final Super Four Asia Cup 2022 matchup will be against Afghanistan.

India currently ranks third in the Super Four standings with 0 points and 2 losses in 2 games. After Pakistan overcame Afghanistan by one wicket in a thrilling match on Wednesday, they are no longer in the running for the championship.

India lost by five wickets against Pakistan. And subsequently by six wickets to Sri Lanka in their two Super Four matches.

Men in Blue defeated Pakistan by five wickets and also Hong Kong by 40 runs to advance quickly to the Super Four.