R Ashwin and Team India: The Indian cricket team has won the final of the Asia Cup 2023. Now Team India will return home and start preparations for the World Cup 2023, which begins on October 5th. In this mega event, India will play its first match against Australia in Chennai on October 8th.
Axar Patel’s Injury
Ajit Agarkar had selected Axar Patel for the World Cup 2023, but he got injured during the Asia Cup. If Axar doesn’t fully recover before the World Cup, R Ashwin might be included in the team in his place.
R Ashwin commented
R Ashwin has started preparing to secure his place in the Indian squad. He said, “If the Indian team wants me, I am ready to offer my services from tomorrow.”
R Ashwin’s Cricket Career
R Ashwin has taken 489 wickets in 94 Test matches for India and 151 wickets in 113 One Day matches. He also has 184 wickets from 65 T20 matches.
Ashwin’s tweet that went quite viral
A tweet by R Ashwin, in which he reacted to the selection of the 2023 World Cup team, had gone viral. He said that the World Cup is happening in our country, and we should support our team.
Team India’s squad for World Cup 2023
Rohit Sharma (captain), Hardik Pandya (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Axar Patel, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav.
Now, it remains to be seen whether R Ashwin will be included in the World Cup squad in place of Axar Patel or not.