Asia Cup : India to send second-string team to Sri Lanka

New Delhi, 8/3 (AO Bureau)The Indian cricket team has defeated England and made it to the finals of the World Test Championship, which is to be held in England on 18 June. However, during this time the Asia Cup will also be held in Sri Lanka, in such a situation, the question is how team India will participate in both these competitions. Now the BCCI has found a solution. According to the news reports, the BCCI will send a second-class team to the Asia Cup to be held in Sri Lanka.

According to a report published in the Times of India, ‘BCCI will send a second-class team to participate in the Asia Cup. The team’s schedule is very busy and they have to play a series of five Test matches in England itself. After the World Test Championship in England, the Indian team will remain there and during this time the second-tier team can take part in the Asia Cup in Sri Lanka.

BCCI has no other option
According to the report, the BCCI has no option but to send a second-class team as the board does not want to take any risk in the preparations for the England series. The BCCI does not want the cricketer to be in quarantine twice. If the Asia Cup is organized, then the BCCI will send only the second-class team.

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