Before the Asia Cup 2023 final match, the BCCI Chief Selector has held a marathon meeting with captain Rohit Sharma and coach Rahul Dravid.
BCCI Selection Committee Chairman Ajit Agarkar met India captain Rohit Sharma and head coach Rahul Dravid in Colombo before the Asia Cup 2023 Final match against Sri Lanka. And have an informal meeting with the entire team management. The marathon meeting at the team hotel lasted for three hours. Apart from this, both batting coach Vikram Rathore and bowling coach Paras Mhambrey were present. Apart from the final, Agarkar also discussed the Indian team for the Australia series, which is to be played in India from September 22.
The Indian cricket team has to play a three-match ODI series against Australia after the Asia Cup 2023 final. However, this series will be the last series between India and Australia before the upcoming World Cup 2023. However, before the Asia Cup 2023 final, head coach Ajit Agarkar has held a marathon meeting with captain Rohit Sharma and coach Rahul Dravid and in this meeting, emphasis has also been laid on the home series against Australia.
All eyes will be on Shreyas Iyer against Australia
India vs Australia series will also be important for Shreyas Iyer. He returned for the Asia Cup after being out of action for five months due to a back injury. But after playing just one game he suffered back spasms, which forced him to miss three matches. However, all eyes are going to be on him in the home series against Australia. However, it is not yet confirmed whether he is completely fit or not.
Axar Patel out of Asia Cup due to injury
Indian all-rounder Akshar Patel was injured against Bangladesh in the crucial match of Asia Cup 2023 Super-4, after which he had to be ruled out of the entire tournament. However, according to the report of Cricbuzz, Washington Sundar has got a chance in place of Akshar. Sundar will join the team before the final against Sri Lanka. Akshar’s injury is still unknown. Akshar had played a brilliant inning of 42 runs in 34 balls, but the team had to face defeat.