ICC and Asian cricket council has confirmed the ASIA Cup-2018 schedule which will be taking place in from 15 September 2018 to 28th September 2018 in United Arab Emirates.
It will be traditional 50 over tournament unlike the 2016 event which was T-twenty format. Bangladesh takes on Sri Lanka in the opening game on 15th September while India play Pakistan on 19th September. Below is the entire Asia Cup Cricket 2018 Schedule.
ASIA Cup 2018 Qualified Teams: There will be six teams in the tournament with Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan already confirmed while one more team will join these 5 teams via qualifiers which will be played between UAE, Hong Kong, Nepal, Singapore, Malaysia and Oman.
For the Asia Cup proper 6 teams will be divided into two groups of 3 teams each and every team play two group games and group winners qualify for the Super-Four round.
Groups A Team:
Group B Team:
Top two teams from both groups will qualify for the Super-Four round where teams play 1 game against each of the other three teams and at the end of the Super-Four round top two teams qualifying for the final.
ASIA Cup Cricket-2018 Match Confirm Schedule:
MATCHES DATE VENUE
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka (Group B) 15 September Dubai
Pakistan vs Qualifier 1 (Group A) 16 September Dubai
Sri Lanka vs Afganistan (Group B) 17 September Abu Dhabi
India vs Qualifer 1 (Group A) 18 September Dubai
India vs Pakistan (Group A) 19 September Dubai
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan (Group B) 20 September Abu Dhabi
Super 4 Round Begins:
Group A Winners vs Group B Runners-up =21 September Dubai
Group B Winners vs Group A Runners-up =21 September Abu Dhabi
Group B Runners-up vs Group A Runners-up =23 September Dubai
Group A Winners vs Group B Winners =23 September Abu Dhabi
Group A Winners vs Group A Runners-up =25 September Dubai
Group B Winners vs Group B Runners-ip =26 September Abu Dhabi
ASIA Cup 2018 Final Match: (28 September-Dubai)