The Best Sports Website in India is back once again with yet another news from the cricket world. Yes, after the recently concluded series between India and England, Indian squad is ready to showcase their talent and supremacy in the Asian Subcontinent. The top teams of Asia will be participating in the Asia Cup 2018 schedule to take place in the UAE.

Asia Cup is one of the most desirable tournament which every team wants to win especially right now as it will prove their Asian dominance plus would greatly enhance the spirit and would act as a confidence booster.

Asia Cup 2018 Match Schedule

The Asia cup is undoubtedly the biggest platform to showcase Cricketing talent in Asia. The last Asia Cup took place in Bangladesh in 2016 where India won. India was supposed to host the Asia Cup 2018 fixtures but due to some reasons it has been moved to UAE. Now, six teams will be competing in the tournament which will be played from September 15 to september 28.

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Five of the six Asia Cup 2018 teams are India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, these teams received a direct entry in the competition, the sixth team was elected through a random playoff tournament between six teams. These six teams are Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Oman, Nepal and UAE. UAE won the tournament and is now officially the sixth participant of the Asia Cup 2018 schedule.

The Asia Cup 2018 tournament will be further divided into two groups where one group comprises of Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan whereas in the other group Arch Rivals India and Pakistan will join the qualifier from the teams mentioned above.

Asia Cup 2018 Team Squad and Player’s List

In the group stages, each team will play two games against each other and the top two teams from each group will qualify for the Round 2. In the Round of 4 each team will play one game against each other and the top two teams will advance further.

While the 2016 edition of the Asia Cup was played in T20 format, this particular edition will be played in ODI format in order to keep things intact before the world cup 2018 England. All the pressure will be on Indian National team as they would enter the tournament as the favorites and the defending champions.

India has also won the most Asia Cup tournaments a record six times followed closely by Sri Lanka’s 5. Asia Cup 2018 tickets are already open to sale and fans could collect them from bookmyshow or ICC’s official app.

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Asia Cup 2018 fixtures will be even more exciting considering we will get to see the clash that we really crave. India taking on Pakistan is something every cricket fan waits for.

Asia Cup 2018 Schedule

Date Timing Teams Stadium & Venues In UAE
15-09-18 2:00pm Pakistan vs Hong Kong Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah
16-09-18 2:00pm Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka ICC Cricket Academy Ground Stadium, Dubai
17-09-18 2:00pm India Vs Hong kong Al-Jazira Mohammad Bin Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
18-09-18 2:00pm Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Dubai Cricket Council Ground Stadium, Dubai
19-09-18 2:00pm India Vs Pakistan Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah
20-09-18 2:00pm Bangladesh vs Afghanistan ICC Cricket Academy Ground Stadium, Dubai

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Date Timing Teams Stadium & Venues In UAE
21-09-18 2:00pm Group A Winner vs Group B Runner up Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah
22-09-18 2:00pm Group B Winner vs Group A Runner up ICC Cricket Academy Ground Stadium, Dubai
23-09-18 2:00pm Group B Runner up vs Group A Runner up Al-Jazira Mohammad Bin Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
24-09-18 2:00pm Group A Winner vs Group B Winner Dubai Cricket Council Ground Stadium, Dubai
25-09-18 2:00pm Group A Winner vs Group A Runner up Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah
26-09-18 2:00pm Group B Winner vs Group B Runner up ICC Cricket Academy Ground Stadium, Dubai
28-09-18 2:00pm Asia Cup 2018 Finals Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Dubai

 

Asia Cup 2018 Teams Squad Details

India Team Squad

  1. Rohit Sharma
  2. Shikhar Dhawan
  3. Virat Kohli
  4. Kedar Jadhav
  5. Hardik Pandya
  6. Manish Pandey
  7. M.S.Dhon
  8. Dinesh Kartik
  9. Ajinkya Rahane
  10. Jaspreet Bumrah
  11. Bhivneshwar Kumar
  12. Jaidev Udankat
  13. Yezuvendra Chahal
  14. Kuldeep Yadav

Pakistan Team Squad

  1. Sarfaraz u
  2. Mohammad Amir
  3. Umar Akmal
  4. Shadab Khan
  5. Ahmed Shehzad
  6. Shoaib Malik
  7. Mohammed Hafeez
  8. Babar Azam
  9. Wahab Riaz
  10. Azhar Ali
  11. Sharjeel Khan
  12. Hasan Ali
  13. Mohammad Irfan
  14. Yasir Shah
  15. Imad Wasim
  16. Junaid Khan.

Sri Lanka Team Squad

  1. Anjelo Mathews
  2. Lasith Malinga
  3. Dinesh Chandimal
  4. Rangna Herath
  5. Upul Tharanga
  6. Thisara Parera
  7. Kusal Mendis
  8. Suranga Lakmal
  9. Kusal Parera
  10. Asela Gunaratne
  11. Danushka Gunarathne
  12. Dimuth Karunaratne.

Bangladesh Team Squad

  1. Tamim Iqbal
  2. Shakib Al Hasan
  3. Mehndi Hasan
  4. Mostafe Mortaza
  5. Mustafiqur Rahim
  6. Mustafizur Rahim
  7. Sabbir Rahman
  8. Taskin Ahemad
  9. Soumya Sarkar
  10. Imrul Kayes
  11. Rubel Hussain
  12. Mosaddek Husain.

Afghanistan Team Squad

  1. Rashid Khan
  2. Mohammad Nabi
  3. Mohammad Shahzad
  4. Asghar Stanikzai
  5. Samiullah
  6. Dawlat Zardan
  7. Shapoor Zadran
  8. Najibullah
  9. Rahmat Shah
  10. Gulbadin Naib
  11. Hameed Hasan
  12. Navroj Nangal.

Hong Kong Team Squad

  1. Anshuman Rath
  2.  Aizaz Khan
  3. Babar Hayat
  4. Cameron McAulsan
  5. Christopher Carter
  6. Ehsan Khan
  7. Ehsan Nawaz
  8. Arshad Mohammad
  9. Kinchit Shah
  10. Nadeem Ahmed
  11. Nizakat Khan
  12. Raag Kapur
  13. Scott McKechnie
  14. Tanveer Ahmed
  15. Tanwir Afzal
  16. Waqas Khan
  17. Aftab Hussain

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