India beat Hong Kong by 40 runs in their second match of the ongoing Asia Cup 2022 on Wednesday. With this win, India had qualified for the Super 4 of the tournament and they will meet the team at the second spot in Group B in final four round. After putting up a massive score of 192/2 in the first innings, Indian bowlers too had a good day on the field as they didn’t let Hong Kong batters to stay at 152/5.
It was a day to remember for India’s Suryakumar Yadav after his 26-ball 68-run knock. Virat Kohli also scored a half-cetury and equalled Rohit’s record of most fifties in T20Is.
Suryakumar Yadav and Virat Kohli scored a whopping 98 runs off just 42 balls.
While, Rohit had another off day as the India captain was dismissed for 21 off 13 balls having hit two fours and a six. Rahul got a start but got out caught behind for 36 off 39 balls as Hong Kong bowlers kept India in check and did not let India’s top order score freely.