Cricket is one of the most popular sports in South Asia and one the countries like Pakistan, India and Sri Lanka are the major contributor to it. The Asian cricket fans are on cloud nine so are the fans across the globe as it’s the time for Asia Cup, which will be deciding who will actually be the ‘King of Asia’. Yes, it’s the time for Asia Cup, starting on 15th September the mega event will see the final 28th September. The most exciting thing about the cricket fans would be the high-voltage encounter of Pakistan and India, who will be locking horns for the first time since Champions Trophy 2017 Final.
You need to mark your calendars for 19th September as it will be time for the arch-rivals India and Pakistan battle. It should be noted here that 6 teams will be featuring in this year’s Asia Cup, with five teams getting a direct entry, namely India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. The vacant spot would be filled by one of the teams amongst UAE, Hong Kong, Oman, Nepal, Malaysia and Singapore.
This years’ Asia Cup will be an opportunity for the sides to prove their dominance in Asian circles and later get ready for the big battle heading next year, World Cup 2019.