Asia cup 2018 One Day International Cricket tournament starts from 15 Sep 2018 in the United Emirates Arab.
This Asia cup will be the 14th edition of this ‘tournament’ and the total number of matches played in this tournament will be 13th matches.
The final game played on 28 Sep 2018 in Dubai International stadium. In this tournament, only Asian teams will participate.
In this Tournament, six teams participating are India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, and hong kong and divided into two groups.
In group ‘A’ India, Pakistan and Hong Kong Whereas Afganistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in the group ‘B’ For the sixth position, there are UAE, Singapore, Oman, Nepal, Malaysia and Hong Kong who fights for the remaining spot.
Top two teams of each group will enter in super four stage, and the top two teams of super four will play the final match.
The opening match played between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Dubai international stadium.
On 19th Sep 2018 will be the most awaited match of Asia cup because of the best rival India vs Pakistan played at Dubai international stadium.
In this tournament, India vs Pakistan match will be the top most watched match in the world.
In the absence of Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma will lead the team India for this tournament.
Asia Cup Scheduled Matches
15 Sep: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka (Dubai) – Bangladesh won by 137 runs
16 Sep: Pakistan vs Hong Kong (Dubai) – Pakistan Won by 8 Wickets
17 Sep: Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan (Abu Dhabi) – Afghanistan won by 91 runs
18 Sep: India vs Hong Kong (Dubai)- India won by 26 runs
19 Sep: India vs Pakistan (Dubai)- India won by 8 wickets
20 Sep: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan (Abu Dhabi) – Afghanistan won by 136 runs
21 Sep: India vs Bangladesh (Dubai) – India won by 7 Wickets
21 Sept: Pakistan vs Afghanistan (Abu Dhabi) -Pakistan won by 3 wickets
23 Sep: India vs Pakistan (Dubai) – India won by 9 wickets
23 Sep: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan (Abu Dhabi) – Bangladesh won by 3 runs
25 Sep: India vs Afghanistan (Dubai) – Match tied
26 Sep: Pakistan vs Bangladesh (Abu Dhabi)
28 Sep: India vs Bangladesh (Dubai)
Asia Cup 2018 Team Squad
India squad: Rohit Sharma (C), Shikhar Dhawan (VC), Ambati Rayudu, Manish Pandey, KL Rahul, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Khaleel Ahmed.
Pakistan Squad: Fakhar Zaman, Imam Ul Haq, Shan Masood, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Asif Ali, Haris Sohail, Shadab Khan, Muhammad Nawaz, Fahim Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir, Junaid Khan, Usman Shinwari, Shaheen Afridi.
Sri Lanka Squad: Angelo Mathews(c), Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Upul Tharanga, Niroshan Dickwella, Danushka Gunathilaka, Thisara Perera, Dasun Shanaka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Akila Dananjaya, Dilruwan Perera, Amila Aponso, Kasun Rajitha, Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera, Lasith Malinga.
Afghanistan Squad: Asghar Afghan (c), Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Ihsanullah Janat, Javed Ahmadi, Rahmat Shah, Hashmat Shahidi, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Najibullah Zadran, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Aftab Alam, Samiullah Shinwari, Munir Ahmad Kakar (wk), Sayed Ahmad Sherzad, Sharafudin Ashraf, Wafadar.
Hong Kong Squad: Anshuman Rath(c), Aizaz Khan, Babar Hayat, Cameron McAulsan, Christopher Carter, Ehsan Khan, Ehsan Nawaz, Arshad Mohammad, Kinchit Shah, Nadeem Ahmed, Raag Kapur, Scott McKechnie, Tanveer Ahmed, Tanwir Afzal, Waqas Khan, Aftab Hussain.
Bangladesh Squad: Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Mohammad Mithun, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Ariful Haque, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Nazmul Islam, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Abu Hider Rony, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque.