Asia Cup 2022: The Asia Cup 2022 will now be played in UAE due to the ongoing crisis in Sri Lanka. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly makes a big statement to confirm after the Apex Council Meeting that the much-anticipated tournament will now be played in UAE.
Therefore Asia cup 2022 which was supposed to be hosted by Sri Lanka is now will be shifted to UAE
Asia Cup 2022 will be held in the UAE, as it is the only place where there won’t be any rain (in that duration)’, BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly told.
Asia Cup 2022 will be played in T20 Format keeping T20 World Cup 2022 into account.
Asia Cup 2022: Defending Champion
India is the most successful team in the tournament. India has won the Asia Cup title 7 times. Sri Lanka has won the tournament 5 times. The last edition of the tournament took place in 2018. In the final, India defeated Bangladesh by 3 wickets to win the title. Hence, India is the defending champion of Asia Cup.
Asia Cup 2022 Teams
Asia Cup 2022 will feature 6 teams. Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan are the five confirmed teams that will be part of the tournament. One more team will join the tournament after the qualifier round.
Asia Cup 2022: Qualifying Teams
UAE, Kuwait, Singapore, and Hong Kong are the 4 teams that will battle against each other in the qualifier round. One team will get a place as the 6th team in Asia Cup 2022.
Asia cup 2022 Schedules
The exact schedule for Asia Cup 2022 is yet to be announced by the Asian Cricket Council (ACC). However, the tournament is set to begin on August 27 with the opening game. The final will take place on September 11. A total of 13 matches are set to take place during the tournament.
Asia Cup 2022 Vanues
Amid the ongoing economic crisis, the upcoming Asia Cup 2022, which was supposed to be hosted by Sri Lanka is now will be shifted to UAE, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly confirmed after the Apex Council Meeting on Thursday
Asia Cup India Pakistan Match 2022 Date & Time
- In the Asia Cup tournament, according to latest media reports, on August 28 second match of the tournament will be played between India and Pakistan.
- Both the teams give tough competition to each other and play to grab the trophy.
- This Asia Cup 2022 has been delayed for the past two years due to a pandemic.
- Now the wait is over and the India vs Pakistan Match is coming soon.
- Match is going to be played in T20 format as per ACC Meeting Discussion.