After profitable the toss in Dubai, Hong Kong skipper Nizakat Khan opted to bowl first towards heavyweights India.
Talking on the toss, Hong Kong skipper Khan stated they’re enjoying the identical profitable workforce that defeated UAE in Oman within the qualifiers. “We’ll bowl first. In Oman we chased it down very effectively, so we’re trying to do this right here. (Final assembly towards India) Sure, final time it was recreation, and we are going to study from the errors we made. No modifications in our workforce. Now we have the identical workforce as we performed in Oman towards UAE and we are going to go together with the identical profitable mixture,” stated Khan.
In the meantime, Indian skipper Rohit Sharma stated they might have preferred to bowl first as effectively. “We have been going to bowl first as effectively. Appears like pitch. We have to bat effectively to get to rating. Not likely (taking Hong Kong frivolously), we simply wish to proceed to do what we wish to do as a workforce and never look an excessive amount of on the opposition. We wish to play good cricket and do our fundamentals proper and that is what obtained us our win towards Pakistan. We wish to follow that. Adjustments: Hardik rested, contemplating how essential he’s to us and Rishabh Pant comes into the facet,” Rohit stated on the toss.
India started their marketing campaign within the 2022 version of the multi-nation match with an exciting five-wicket win of their marquee conflict towards arch-rivals Pakistan. In the meantime, Hong Kong, who entered the match with a clear slate on the qualifiers, could have their activity reduce out as they face the defending champions of their marketing campaign opener.
Rohit Sharma’s facet have already got one foot within the Tremendous 4 stage and a win will see them end on prime of Group A.
Toss: Hong Kong elected to bowl first towards India
India vs Hong Kong Taking part in XI:
India enjoying XI: Rohit Sharma (capt), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh
Hong Kong enjoying XI: Nizakat Khan (capt), Kinchit Shah, Aizaz Khan, Zeeshan Ali, Yasin Murtaza, Haroon Arshad, Ehsan Khan, Ghazanfar Mohammad, Ayush Shukla, Babar Hayat, Scott McKechnie (wk)
Venue: Dubai Worldwide Stadium
Match Begins at: 7:30pm IST
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