Asia Cup is just 3 days away and every team is preparing hard to compete in the most awaited tournament. The first game of the tournament will be played between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan in Dubai.
Ahead of the tournament, Indian team have reached Dubai to participate in the tournament. Team India will face Pakistan on 28th August in their first match of the tournament. In the Asia Cup history, India have won the trophy for most number of times (7) followed by Sri Lanka (5) and Pakistan (3).
On Wednesday BCCI posted a 35 second video on their twitter handle in which Indian players can be seen arriving for their practice session. Indians players were also witnessed interacting with the other team players. In the video, Chahal can be seen handshaking with Mohammad Nabi & Rashid Khan.
Moreover, Virat Kohli also met with his competitor Babar Azam and shook hands with him. Kohli also met with spinner Rashid khan. Allrounder Hardik Pandya also interacted with Afghanistan players
In Asia Cup history, India have defeated Pakistan 8 times while lost to them thrice. However, when these two teams played against each other last time, Pakistan managed to defeat Team India by 10 wickets. This time both the teams have lost their key bowlers, Bumrah for India & Shaheen Afridi for Pakistan. It will be exciting to see which team will dominate this time.