Why Deepak Hooda wasn't given a single over against Sri Lanka, Rohit Sharma explains.
Team India's all-format skipper Rohit Sharma was criticized for not using spin all-rounder Deepak Hooda.
Considering that Deepak Hooda was India's sixth bowling option in the Super 4 match against Sri Lanka at the 2022 Asia Cup.
Fans and cricket commentators blasted Rohit for not allowing Deepak Hooda bowl a single over against Sri Lanka.
After losing two straight games in the Super-4s, Team India was all but eliminated from the 2022 Asia Cup.
The result of Wednesday's Asia Cup match between Pakistan and Afghanistan will determine whether India remains in the competition.
India suffered a similar defeat against Sri Lanka in its second Super-4 game as it did against Pakistan on Sunday.
India batted first and set a respectable first innings total, which their bowlers later failed to defend.
Similar to this, India posted a respectable first innings total against Sri Lanka, but the bowlers subsequently let up a lot of runs.
India's bowling options against Pakistan and Sirlanka in the Super 4 were limited to only five.