Updated: Nov 22
The Asia Cup 2022 is set to start in a few days and the tournament will kick off with a surprise when arch-rivals India take on Pakistan on Sunday 28 August. Ahead of the game between India and Pakistan, legendary Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has predicted the outcome of the duel.
With less than a week to go before the much-anticipated Asian Cup kick-off, the predictions and the applause from the fans are coming fast. Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson is the latest to predict the Asian Cup winner. According to Watson, the Indian team around Rohit Sharma is the favorite for the coveted crown. Watson also felt that the first match between India and Pakistan would be special.
Watson predicts the winner of the game between IND and PAK
Speaking on ICC Review with host Sanjana Ganesan, former Australian multi-talent Shane Watson said: "I'm a little bit on the fence, a little bit! But I think Pakistan has a chance to win this game because they would have got the confidence to win for the first time in a long time." time against India. Your confidence will fly high.
India is difficult to contain, especially its clout. But Pakistan, and as I've always known how to play them when they're very confident, they're almost unstoppable. And their confidence is high now that they know they can beat India in a major tournament.
Although Watson believes Pakistan have the best chance of defeating India in a head-to-head By beating the game, he supports the men in blue to go all the way and win the 2022 Asian Cup tournament. "My predicted winner is India. They are so strong and depending on the conditions, they easily adapt to the conditions." Virat Kohli's defiant message to the critics ahead of the Asian Cup: "I know where my game is."
The versatile Australian then added that the first game between India and Pakistan will be crucial and whoever wins the clash.
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