India vs Hong Kong: India are facing Hong Kong in the fourth match on Wednesday, August 31. Moreover, the game is being played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
India are coming into this fixture after winning against Hong Kong in the third match of the Asia Cup on Sunday. Rohit Sharma won the toss and he decided to bowl first at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
The men in green could not get to a decent start as they struggled to strike the bowl. Pakistan were all out for 147 runs in 19.5 overs. Even India struggled to bat well on such a slow surface.
They too had a slow start with wickets in hand. India took the game deep and they chased down the score in the last over. The men in blue went on to beat Pakistan by five wickets.
Hardik Pandya went on to win the man of the match award against Pakistan in the third match. He scored an uneaten 33 runs from 17 balls. Hardik Pandya also picked three wickets.
Ravindra Jadeja played a crucial knock against Pakistan on Sunday. He went on to score 35 runs from 29 balls with a strike rate of 120.69.
India vs Hong Kong: Ravindra Jadeja’s bullet throw sends back Hong Kong’s Nizakat Khan
The men in blue started the game very slowly after they were invited to bowl first. However, Surya Kumar Yadav played a phenomenal inning to take the men in blue towards 192 runs.
Ravindra Jadeja is a phenomenal fielder which is not a hidden fact. The Indian player proved his worth by dismissing Hong Kong’s Nizakat Khan through a bullet throw.
Predicted XI: India vs Hong Kong
India: Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh.
Hong Kong: Nizakat Khan (c), Yasim Murtaza, Babar Hayat, Kinchit Shah, Aizaz Khan, Scott McKechnie (wk), Zeeshan Ali, Haroon Arshad, Ehsan Khan, Ayush Shukla, Mohammad Ghazanfar.