The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday announced the Indian team for the Asian Games 2023 to be held in China. This team, captained by Ruturaj Gaikwad, will directly participate in the quarter-finals. The team will be given direct entry into the last eight on the basis of ranking. While a total of 18 teams will participate in the men's tournament.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the Indian team for the Asian Games to be hosted by China. The board announced the team late on Friday night. Young batsmen have been given a chance in the team. Has expressed confidence in the young batsman Ruturat Gaikwad, who performed with a bang in the IPL. Under the captaincy of Ruturat, Team India will enter the Asian Games. In this team, players who have performed well in IPL including Rinku Singh, and Jitesh Sharma have been included. Hosted by China, the tournament will begin on September 28 and the title match will be played on October 8. The tournament will be played at the Zhejiang University of Technology Pingfeng Cricket Field. This tournament will be played in T20 format.
Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Smriti Mandhana (VC), Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, Richa Ghosh (wk), Amanjot Kaur, Devika Vaidya, Anjali Sarvani, Titas Sadhu, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Minnu Mani, Kanika Ahuja, Uma Chetry (wk), Anusha Bareddy
Ruturaj Gaikwad (Captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rahul Tripathi, Tilak Varma, Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar, Shivam Mavi, Shivam Dube, Prabhsimran Singh (wk)
Standby list of players: Yash Thakur, Sai Kishore, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Sai Sudarsan.
The men's tournament is scheduled to begin on September 28. There will be two matches every day in the tournament. The final of the men's tournament will be held on October 7.
The Zhejiang University of Technology Cricket Field will host all the matches.
The women's tournament is scheduled to begin on September 19. There will be two games every day. The final of the women's tournament will be held on September 26.