The Asia Cup cricket tournament is a limited overs cricket event played across ODI and T20I formats with several men’s teams from across Asia vying for the coveted title. The tournament is held every two years with India winning the inaugural edition all the way back in 1984 while also competing in the 2022 edition as the defending champions after winning the Asia Cup 2018. The Asia Cup 2020 tournament, meanwhile, has been pushed to 2023 owing to the COVID-19 pandemic that disrupted the organisation of the event. The Asia Cup 2023 is scheduled to be hosted by Pakistan, one of the member teams of the Asia Cup.
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Asia Cup cricket tournament is considered one of the most prestigious events of the sport in Asia as it involves the continent’s most prominent countries fighting for supremacy in the continent. The Asia Cup 2022 cricket tournament will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Sharjah and Dubai from August 27 to September 11, 2022.
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For fans wondering when and where the matches will be played, the cricket Asia Cup 2022 schedule is as follows:
India v Pakistan: 28 August, Dubai
India v Qualifier: 31 August, Dubai
Pakistan v Qualifier: 2 September, Sharjah
Sri Lanka v Afghanistan: 27 August, Dubai
Bangladesh v Afghanistan, 30 August, Sharjah
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 1 September, Dubai
B1 v B2: 3 September, Sharjah
A1 v A2: 4 September, Dubai
A1 v B1: 6 September, Dubai
A2 v B2: 7 September, Dubai
A1 v B2: 8 September, Dubai
B1 v A2: 9 September, Dubai
Final: 11 September, Dubai
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The cricket Asia Cup 2022 schedule sees arch-rivals India and Pakistan battle it out in the opening game on August 27, 2022 in Dubai while the final will also be held at the same venue on September 11, 2022.