On August 27, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka played in the opening match of the Asia Cup 2022 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The championship game will be held on September 11.
On August 27, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka played in the opening match of the Asia Cup 2022 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). By eight wickets, Afghanistan won the first game of the tournament. The championship game will be held on September 11.
India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, and Hong Kong are among the six teams competing in the Asia Cup 2022, which is being hosted in the United Arab Emirates.
Here is a glance at the tournament’s structure and several phases.
What format will the Asia Cup 2022 follow?
The group stage, super 4, and final are the three phases of the Asia Cup 2022.
Two groups made up of three sides from each of the six teams have been formed.
Group A includes India, Pakistan, and Hong Kong, while Group B includes Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan. Each team will play the other once during the group round, with the top two teams moving on to the Super 4 stage.
The final will then feature the top two teams from the Super 4 stage.
The Super 4 stage is what?
The Super 4 stage will feature four teams (A1, A2 from Group A and B1, B2 from Group B). All the teams will face off against one another at the Super 4 stage. On September 11, the final will include the top two teams from this phase. There will be a total of six matches in the Super 4 stage.
In the 2022 Asia Cup, will Pakistan and India play again?
On August 28, India defeated Pakistan by five wickets in their opening match of the season. Given that both teams made it to the Super 4 level, they can face each other again. If they are the top two teams in the Super, they can also compete against each other in the final.