Afghanistan and Sri Lanka square off in the opening match of the 2022 Asia Cup, which gets off in the United Arab Emirates on August 27. Pakistan and India will face off on August 28 in Dubai. Group B includes Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan. Group A includes Hong Kong, India, and Pakistan as well as the qualifier.
There will be 13 matches overall in the tournament. India is the current event champion after defeating Bangladesh in the championship match in 2018. India has also won the most Asia Cup championships, with seven. Pakistan has won two titles, while Sri Lanka has won five.
In the Asia Cup series between India and Pakistan, India has won eight of the 14 games while Pakistan has won five. In their most recent matchup, Pakistan defeated India by 10 wickets in the T20 World Cup of 2021.
Each team will face the other teams in their group once during the group stage. The top two teams from each group will advance to the final four. Each team will compete against the other in one match during the super 4 round. The final, which will be contested on September 11 in Dubai, will include the top two teams.
In the 74 One Day Internationals that Dubai has hosted, 34 teams have won by batting first and 39 teams have won by batting second. Every Asia Cup game will kick off at 7.30 IST, or 6 o’clock local time. For the games, it will be warm and muggy outside. T
There is no chance of rain, and dew is anticipated to be a significant factor in the games. Because captains typically choose to chase in Dubai and Sharjah, chasing will be the strategy used in this tournament. Evening temperatures are predicted to be in the mid-thirties with a 34% humidity. Rain is not anticipated.