The best badminton player in the world, PV Sindhu, met VVS Laxman, the head coach of the Team India cricket team, while the Asian Games were taking place in China. Laxman is now a member of the men’s second-string team, which will soon begin its season in Hangzhou. In a similar spirit, after their meeting, the badminton star posted a photograph on her social media accounts. It is noteworthy that Sindhu made indirect reference to Laxman’s epic 281-run Test innings against Australia in Kolkata.
Interestingly, Australian batter David Warner did not hesitate to leave a remark on Sindhu’s tweet, indicating that he too felt that seeing the great person was a proud occasion for him. It is noteworthy that, while competing in different sports, both sportsmen are from the same city and the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. On Sunday, October 1, Sindhu shared a picture of them.
The Indian men’s cricket team will begin play in the quarterfinal round of the 2023 Asian Games.
Meanwhile, in relation to the present Asian Games, the Men’s Cricket Quarterfinal round will begin on October 3. The top teams in the shortest format, T20Is, according to the ICC rankings, had already qualified directly to play in the elimination round. This is why the Men in Blue will be playing on Tuesday at the Pingfeng Campus Cricket Field in Hangzhou, China.
The semifinal and final will follow the quarterfinals. at the same location on October 6 and October 7. According to current occurrences at the Asian Games 2023, the Indian Women’s team triumphed admirably when they overcame the Sri Lankan Women in a thrilling match to win their first-ever gold medal in the discipline. In order to emulate their female counterparts, the Indian men’s squad, captained by Ruturaj Gaikwad, would be aiming to dominate the competition.