Asia Cup 2018 Date and Time, Teams, Schedule: India, Pakistan and Hong Kong have been placed in Group A, while Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Bangladesh are in Group-B. Team India has captured this title 6 times.
Asia Cup 2018 Date and Time, Teams, Schedule: In the history of Asia Cup, India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan have got their title. After reaching the finals in Bangladesh 2 times, the history has been missed. The Hong Kong team is also participating in the tournament that runs from September 15-28. India, Pakistan and Hong Kong have been placed in Group A, while Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Bangladesh are in Group-B. Let’s know which of these teams can turn upside down.
India: Team India is performing well in Asia Cup. India is in Group-A with Pakistan and Hong Kong. From where it looks a lot easier for the super-4. Team India has captured this title 6 times. India is currently the strongest contender to win this tournament.
Pakistan: In this team, Mohammed Aamir, the world’s fastest bowler, strong all-rounder, Hasan Ali, open-minded batsman and talented batsman Babar Azam and Harris Sohail are also present. Pakistan has won the title twice for two. The team recently returned with confidence after performing a spectacular tour of Australia.
Bangladesh: Bangladesh has done well in the Asia Cup. In the last leg, he was able to reach the final on the domestic ground, although it was played in T20 format. The year 2012 Bangladesh played in the 50-over format final. Musharraf Murtaza’s team has a good bowling line-up for slow pitch in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. While batting, Tamim Iqbal and Mahmudullah Riyad are involved. Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib Al Hasan have also been able to show good performance. These teams can make big changes in the tournament.
Sri Lanka: The team has played the most matches in all formats in the last 24 months. The period of change in the team is going on very long, apart from internal issues such as board administration and wage dispute, they have to struggle for some time now. Although he has considerable experience in the form of Angelo Mathews, Upul Tharanga, Tishara Pereira and Lasith Malinga, while youngsters Akila Dhananjay, Dasun Shanaka and Kasun Ranjita are present. Sri Lanka’s problem is not to be consistently performing and they hope to make changes in it.
Afghanistan: The Asia Cup for the Afghan team will be an opportunity to show that they have excellent players besides T20 Superstar Rashid Khan. They also have Mohammed Shahzad, so that the team will try to reverse one. Adil Rashid, on the other hand, has the power to change his dice alone.
Hong Kong: Hong Kong’s team is playing for the first time in Asia Cup, in which Anshuman Rath would be the captain of Indian origin. The team’s effort will be to remain competitive because their matches have now got one-day status. Hong Kong defeated Nepal to make the place in this tournament. However, there are strong teams like India and Pakistan in front of him in Group A.