Ace shuttler PV Sindhu not too long ago met former India cricketer VVS Laxman, who’s teaching the second-string Indian males’s staff on the ongoing Asian Video games 2023, in Hangzhou, China.
On Sunday (October 1), Sindhu, a two-time Olympic medallist, shared an image on social media with Laxman. The duo smiled as they posed for the digicam. She captioned the put up:
“Very very particular Laxman!! Assembly this legend of Indian cricket in probably the most unlikeliest of locations. Can always remember his heroics within the 4th innings many occasions over!! Beautiful to meet up with you Anna (brother) like all the time.”
Replying to the put up, Australian cricketer David Warner wrote:
“The person the legend himself.”
On the skilled entrance, Sindhu not too long ago misplaced to Pornpawee Chochuwong within the ladies’s staff occasion quarterfinals on the Asian Video games 2023. She is slated to start her particular person marketing campaign subsequent week.
Laxman, then again, has performed 134 Exams and 86 ODIs for India, scoring 11,119 runs throughout codecs, together with 23 centuries and 66 half-centuries. The precise-handed batter smashed two double centuries towards Australia (200* and 281) in Exams.
Within the fourth innings, Laxman scored 1095 runs at a median of 40.56, together with one ton and 7 half-centuries. He’s amongst 5 Indian cricketers to attain 1000+ runs in fourth innings in Exams. Others on the elite record are Sachin Tendulkar (1625 runs), Rahul Dravid (1552), Sunil Gavaskar (1398), and Virat Kohli (1038).
Laxman is presently serving because the Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA) head in Bengaluru. He typically coaches the second-string India facet.
Indian males’s cricket staff to start their Asian Video games 2023 marketing campaign on October 3
Staff India will start their Asian Video games 2023 marketing campaign within the quarterfinals (owing to prime T20I rankings) on the Pingfeng Campus Cricket Discipline in Hangzhou, China, on October 3. The semifinal and last will happen on the identical venue on October 6 and seven, respectively.
The Males in Blue will look to emulate India Ladies who not too long ago beat Sri Lanka to win gold on the Asian Video games.
Staff India (Senior Males) squad for nineteenth Asian Video games: Ruturaj Gaikwad
(Captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rahul Tripathi, Tilak Varma, Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar, Shivam Dube, Prabhsimran Singh (wk), Akash Deep.
Standby record of gamers: Yash Thakur, Sai Kishore, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Sai Sudarsan.