Asia Cup cricket tournament is going to start soon. The Indian team will take the field as the defending champions and will try to defend their title. A lot will depend on Bhuvneshwar Kumar if India has to save the title. The tournament is going to be held in UAE and Bhuvneshwar would like to do well in it. Let’s know how Bhuvneshwar’s performance has been in the Asia Cup.
Such has been the performance of Bhuvneshwar in the Asia Cup
In the Asia Cup, Bhuvneshwar Kumar has played 10 matches in which nine matches have been in ODI format and one match in T20 format. In the ODI format, Bhuvi has taken nine wickets at an average of 38.11. During this his economy has been 4.43. Taking three wickets for 15 runs has been his best performance. In the T20 format, Bhuvi has taken two wickets in four overs, spending only eight runs including two maidens.
Bhuvi has played most matches against Pakistan and Bangladesh
In the Asia Cup, Bhuvneshwar has played the maximum three matches against Pakistan and Bangladesh. Against Bangladesh, he has taken four wickets with an economy of 4.24, of which he took three in a single match. Against Pakistan, Bhuvi has taken five wickets with an economy of 4.50. He has done his best bowling in Asia Cup against Pakistan.
Bhuvi has played five matches of Asia Cup in UAE. In the matches played in the UAE, he has taken six wickets with an economy of 4.19. His average is 29.33.
Bhuvneshwar is the highest wicket-taker for India this year in T20
India has played 21 T20 matches this year, out of which Bhuvi is the highest bowler with 17 matches. He has also taken the most 20 wickets in these matches with an average of 17.80. Bhuvi’s economy has been 6.84 this year, which is the best in terms of taking 10 or more wickets for India. Taking four wickets for 13 runs has been his best.