- Asia Cricket Council released the complete schedule of Asia Cup 2022
- The first match will be on August 27, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan will clash
- India vs Pakistan match on August 28 after T20 World Cup 2021
Asia Cup 2022 Fixture IND vs PAK Match : The complete schedule of Asia Cup 2022 has been announced. The first match of the Asia Cup will be held on August 27, while the biggest match between India and Pakistan will start on August 28 at 7.30 pm. Although the Asia Cup was to be held in Sri Lanka, but later it was transferred to the UAE. Meanwhile, the President of the Asian Cricket Council, Jay Shah, told that it will start from 27 August and will run till 11 September. Jay Shah wrote in his tweet that the wait is finally over, as the battle for Asian supremacy will begin on August 27 with the crucial final on September 11. Sri Lanka and Afghanistan will meet on 27 August. After this, an interesting war between India and Pakistan will be seen on the second day. The final of the tournament will take place on September 11 at the Dubai International Stadium.
India has won the Asia Cup title seven times so far
The first season of the Asia Cup was played in 1984, since then the Indian team has participated in 13 seasons. Indian team is the biggest champion team of Asia Cup. India has won the Asia Cup title seven times so far, while Team India has been runner-up three times. At the same time, Sri Lanka is at number two in this matter. Sri Lanka has won this title five times, while the team has been runner-up six times. Pakistan’s performance in the Asia Cup has not been anything special. Pakistan has been able to win it only twice and has to be content with being the runner-up of the team twice. Bangladesh has not won it even once, but the team has reached the final twice, where it has to face defeat.
This time also Asia Cup will be played on T20 format
Asia Cup used to be one day format i.e. 50 overs, but later it was changed to T20 i.e. 20 overs. Although in the year 2018, it was played on the One Day format, at that time Team India captured it under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma. This time the Asia Cup will be of 20 overs only. Also, two groups have been made for all the teams. India and Pakistan have been placed in the same Group A. Apart from these two teams, one team will also enter this group after qualifying. On the other hand, if we talk about the second group i.e. B, then Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Bangladesh have been kept in it. Team India and the squad of other teams will also be announced soon after the schedule is revealed.
Here is the complete schedule of Asia Cup 2022
August 27: Sri Lanka v Afghanistan: Dubai
August 28: India vs Pakistan: Dubai
August 30: Bangladesh v Afghanistan: Sharjah
August 31: India vs Qualifier: Dubai
September 1: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh: Dubai
September 2: Pakistan vs. Qualifier: Sharjah
September 3: B1 vs B2: Sharjah
4 September : A1 vs A2 : Dubai
6 September: A1 vs B1: Dubai
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