Asia Cup 2018: Rohit Sharma to lead Indian Team, Virat Kohli rested

Finally the wait is over for the Indian cricket team’s squad for Asia Cup 2018. You will be surprised to know about Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan’s roles


The All-India Senior Selection Committee met in Mumbai today to pick the Indian Cricket Team for the Asia Cup, 2018 starting 15th September in UAE.

The committee in consultation with the team management took a unanimous decision to rest Virat Kohli for the tournament. Rohit Sharma will lead the side while Shikhar Dhawan has been named vice-captain.

India’s squad for Asia Cup:

Rohit Sharma (Captain),

Shikhar Dhawan (vice-captain),

KL Rahul,

Ambati Rayudu,                 

Manish Pandey,

Kedar Jadhav,

MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper),

Dinesh Karthik,

Hardik Pandya,

Kuldeep Yadav,

Yuzvendra Chahal,

Axar Patel,

Bhuvneshwar Kumar,

Jasprit Bumrah,

Shardul Thakur,

Khaleel Ahmed