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- On one hand, two giant teams - Pakistan and Sri Lanka slipped, while on the other hand two not-so-giant-teams - Afghanistan and Bangladesh punched above their weight and reminded that they are no pushovers.
- A repeat of the final of the previous edition in , which India won. India will remain overwhelming favourites to win the tournament for a record seventh time while Bangladesh will be hoping to be third-time lucky in a summit clash.
- Dhoni c Rahim b Mustafizur 36 67 Out!
- Meanwhile, this is a six-team tournament with five Test-playing nations from the continent along with the qualifying team Hong Kong which was crashed out after a loss against India. Pakistan has won the Asia Cup twice; the first time was in
A victory for the Men in Blue would ensure their passage into the Super Four while it would be an end for their opponents who have already lost their first match against Pakistan. What remains to be seen, however, is the sort of line-up Rohit opts for in this match considering his team plays Sarfraz Ahmed and Co tomorrow.
Regular skipper Virat Kohli was rested for this 6-team tournament that saw India placed in Group A alongside arch-rivals Pakistan and the qualifiers Hong Kong.
As Rohit takes over the baton from Kohli for the first match of the tournament on Tuesday evening, there would be pressure on the Mumbai-based batsman to not let Virat's absence affect the team performance and reaffirm their credentials as the ultimate favourites.
The Dubai heat would force the Indian team management and the head coach Ravi Shastri to make the maximum possible changes in the team and keep the boys fresh for the all-important Pakistan clash on Wednesday.
The Hong Kong game would probably be the ideal platform to find a solution to this problem, as MS Dhoni remains one of the top candidates to bat second down. Popular Videos.