The assertion stated, “KL Rahul is progressing very well however is not going to be obtainable for India’s first two matches – in opposition to Pakistan and Nepal – of the #AsiaCup2023: Head Coach Rahul Dravid”
Rahul, who nonetheless carries a niggle, made the 17-member squad, led by Rohit Sharma, for the six-nation Asia Cup in Sri Lanka and Pakistan.
Addressing a press convention final week, chief selector Ajit Agarkar had stated, “Rahul, not his unique damage however there is a niggle. We’ll get a report from the physio at some stage however all of us count on him (Rahul) to be match. If not initially, by the second or third recreation, however he is on observe.”
Rahul has not performed any aggressive cricket since he was injured throughout this yr’s Indian Premier League.
India start their Asia Cup marketing campaign in opposition to arch-rivals Pakistan in Pallekele on September 2 earlier than taking over minnows Nepal of their second outing.