Naming Asia Cup squad and new head coach held up: Sources

Two major announcements about the new head coach and the Pakistan squad for Asia Cup were held up due to the sudden dismissal of PCB chairman, Zaka Ashraf and would be reviewed by the new management committee and its Chairman, Najam Sethi at their meeting on Tuesday.

Let`s accept the team selectors have given us: Gavaskar

Former India cricket captain, Sunil Gavaskar on Wednesday said the selectors should not be afraid of dropping non-performing players but refused to criticize the selection of the side for the upcoming Asia Cup.

Hope to cement my place in the national team: Dinda

Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda on Wednesday expressed delight after being named in India`s 15-member squad for the upcoming Asia Cup cricket tournament in Dhaka and hoped to cement his place in the national cricket team.

`Kohli is excited about his new role in the team`

Elevated to the position of vice-captain of the Indian cricket team for the upcoming Asia Cup in Dhaka, Virat Kohli is excited about his new role and confident of carrying out the responsibility entrusted upon him, informed his coach Raj Kumar Sharma.