Former New Zealand multi-level player Scott Steris has warned Rohit Sharma’s team against playing defensive cricket this time around.
Pakistan defeated India by 10 wickets the previous time both teams went out. On August 28, the teams will face an Asian Cup match.
The much-anticipated AFC Asian Cup group stage match between India and Pakistan will take place on August 28. The match will be held at the Dubai International Stadium, where the last meeting of the two arch-rivals ended with Pakistan’s victory over India by 10 wickets.
The competition was a 2021 T20 World Cup match, and India’s later defeat had a huge impact on the team’s elimination from the mega event in the group stage.
India also has a very strong T20 league: Scott Styris
Former New Zealand multiplayer Scott Strese has warned the team led by Rohit Sharma against playing defensive matches this time, stating that India should have put pressure on Pakistan in the 2021 World Cup match.
“As we all know India also has a very strong T20 league. I think being able to come together and play the style and tag of cricket that suits your players. I think it was the big trick that India missed in the last T20 World Cup since it took them about two games”“Sports Over The Top,” Scott Strese said on Sports18’s daily broadcast.
The T20 Continental Championship will be held in the United Arab Emirates from 27 August to 11 September. Rohit Sharma will lead an Indian team of 15 players, with Kuala Lumpur Rahul as his deputy.
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