As Asia Cup is inching closer, Star Sports have released a promo video comprised of Indian captain Rohit Sharma.
In the video of 40 seconds, Rohit Sharma is wearing India’s jersey and saying the most prideful thing is to hear the voice of 140 crores Indians chanting ‘India-India’ as well as talking about conquering Asia by winning Asia Cup.
Here is the video
India have been the best team in Asia Cup. They have won the tournament seven times in 1984, 1987, 1990/91, 1995, 2010, 2016 & 2018. In the last Asia Cup, India beat Bangladesh in the final by the courtesy of Dinesh Karthik. India must be looking to retain the trophy although BCCI are yet to announce the squad.
Asia Cup 2022 will commence from 27th August in Sri Lanka. The first game will be played between the hosts and Afghanistan. India will start their campaign from 28th August, facing their arch-rivals Pakistan in the first game.