Team India seal Super Four spot in Asia Cup cricket series

Suryakumar Yadav's blistering 68*, Virat Kohli's 59* and Ravindra Jadeja's quick fielding helped India secure direct qualification to the Super Four phase of the ongoing Asia Cup 2022 after beating Hong Kong by 40 runs at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.

India outplayed Hong Kong in all departments and also became the second team to qualify for the Super four. Chasing 193, Hong Kong got off to a bad start after their opening batter Yasim Murtaza lost his wicket. After getting hit for two fours, Arshdeep Singh gave Team India their first breakthrough in the form of Yasim Murtaza's wicket, which was caught by Avesh Khan.

Rohit Sharma on August 31overtook Virat Kohli to become India's second most successful T20I captain.

He reached this feat during his side's Group A match against Hong Kong in Dubai during the ongoing Asia Cup 2022. Now, Rohit Sharma has 31 wins in his 37 T20I matches as captain. He has only lost six. His win percentage as skipper in this format is a massive 83.78.#

MS Dhoni remains India's most successful T20I captain of all time. He captained India in 72 games, out of which the team won 41, lost 28, tied one and two produced no result.

(ANI)

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