India’s cricket team has reached the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the 2022 edition of the Asia Cup, scheduled to be started on August 27.
On, Wednesday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) uploaded a video where the Indian players including out-of-form Virat Kohli can be seen starting their preparations for the Asia Cup. On the same ground, the Afghanistan and Pakistan cricketers were also present.
Former Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Pakistan captain Babar Azam were seen exchanging greetings. Babar is an ardent supporter of Kohli and Pakistan’s swashbuckling batter was over the moon after seeing one of the greats of Indian cricket.
If he features in India’s 2022 Asia Cup opener against Pakistan on August 28 in Dubai, dubbed as the ‘greatest rivalry in the cricketing world, it will also mark Kohli’s 100th T20I appearance.
India and Pakistan are scheduled to lock horns with each other on Sunday, August 28 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.