The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) recently announced the Indian men’s and women’s squads for the cricket competition of the Asian Games 2023. Ruturaj Gaikwad will lead the Men in Blue, with the squad featuring Test debutant Yashasvi Jaiswal and cult heroes like Rinku Singh and Shivam Dube. Here are three clear indications from India’s men’s squad for the Asian Games 2023.
A Look at the Future Stars of Indian Cricket
The Indian cricket team has always been a breeding ground for young talent, and the Asian Games 2023 squad is no exception. The squad features a mix of experienced players and youngsters who have shown promise in domestic cricket.
Ruturaj Gaikwad, the captain of the squad, is a top-order batsman who has been in excellent form in domestic cricket. Yashasvi Jaiswal, the recent Test debutant, is another exciting young talent who has made a name for himself in domestic cricket.
Other young players who have been included in the squad are Rahul Tripathi, Tilak Varma, Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma, Ravi Bishnoi, and Shivam Mavi. These players have shown immense potential in domestic cricket and will be looking to make a mark in the Asian Games 2023.
A Chance for Players to Prove Their Worth
The Asian Games 2023 will provide an opportunity for the players to showcase their skills and prove their worth. With the T20 World Cup and the 2023 ODI World Cup on the horizon, the players will be looking to make a strong case for themselves.Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Avesh Khan, Mukesh Kumar, and Prabhsimran Singh are some of the players who will be looking to impress the selectors with their performances in the Asian Games 2023.
Certain Players are Clearly Not in the Mix for the 2023 World Cup
The BCCI has not officially communicated their thoughts on the squad selection, but there are a few conclusions we can draw from the contingent they have named for the tournament.
The men’s cricket competition for the Asian Games 2023 is set to take place from September 28 to October 8, while the World Cup is scheduled to begin on October 5.