Asia Cup 2018 Schedule PDF, Time Table, Fixtures, Date, Timing: Asia Cup 2018 is a one-day international tournament which is going to be held by the Asian Cricket Council. The Asian Cricket Council takes charge of all the Asian teams which includes India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and many more. A total of 6 teams will be competing against each other in the Asia Cup 2018. This tournament is considered very special as well as a money spinner. Basically, this is because the craze of cricket and the number of cricket fans in Asia is huge. Overall, just like every edition, this edition of the Asia Cup will also steal many hearts as well as draw much attention. Not only from Asia, people from all over the world watch Asia Cup because of its essence and the reputation it has built, over time.
This has to be one of the biggest cricket tournaments in the world. News about Asia Cup 2018 is coming every day since the start of the tournament is not really far from now. Amidst all the news, the Asia Cup 2018 schedule is also released and the excitement is completely high. The tournament is going to start from 15 September and will go on till 18 September.13 matches will be played in total which includes the finals.
Asia Cup 2018 Group stage
Asia Cup 2018 Teams
There are some really great Asian teams who have contributed a lot to the game of Cricket. There is Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and many more. Well, the best 5 Asian teams are already selected and the other one will be selected by a qualifiers tournament.
The teams are:
3. Sri Lanka
6. TBA ( By 2018 Asia Qualifiers Tournament)
Again, the teams who are going to be a part of the Asia qualifiers tournament are:
1. Hong Kong
This tournament is going to be held in Malaysia and the team winning this tournament will qualify for the Asia Cup 2018. It might just be the career changer for that team because that every team is going to compete against other veteran teams who have been dominating the cricket World for long. Let’s see what happens.
Asia Cup 2018 Schedule PDF, Fixtures, Time Table
Asia Cup 2018 is not far away and that is the reason why you should have the knowledge about Asia Cup 2018 schedule. Genuinely, the Asia Cup 2018 was released a few days ago and some of the matches are blowing people’s minds. According to the Asia Cup 2018 schedule, India and Pakistan might face each other for a maximum 3 times. One time is compulsory and the other two depends on their performances. They can meet in the second round as well as finals and if they do, it will be a treat for cricket fans. Here is the Asia Cup 2018 schedule:
Asia Cup 2018 Schedule
|Bangladesh Vs Sri Lanka||15 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|Pakistan Vs Hong kong||16 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|Sri Lanka Vs Afghanistan||17 September 2018||Abu Dhabi||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|India Vs Hong kong||18 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|India Vs Pakistan||19 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|Bangladesh Vs Afghanistan||20 September 2018||Abu Dhabi||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|India vs Bangladesh||21 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|Pakistan vs Afganistan||21 September 2018||Abu Dhabi||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|India vs Pakistan||23 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|Afganistan vs Bangladesh||23 September 2018||Abu Dhabi||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|India vs Afganistan||25 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|Pakistan vs Bangladesh||26 September 2018||Abu Dhabi||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
|Final||28 September 2018||Dubai||5:30 Am GMT/9:30 Am Local|
Asia Cup 2018 Details
The Asia Cup 2018 was originally supposed to be held in India but due to political reasons, it had to be shifted to the United Arab Emirates. Tensions have been rising between India and Pakistan which might have led to much chaos. For absolute safety reasons, the tournament has been shifted. This is a third time that the Asia Cup is going to be held in the United Arab Emirates. The first time it was held in 1984 and the second time was back in 1995.
Walking into the Asia Cup 2018, the defending Champions are none other than the Indians. The best part about the tournament is the fact that it is happening just months before the ultimate ICC World Cup 2019. The ICC World Cup is definitely the most respected trophy in cricket and every team would love to be the champions of the world. The Asia Cup 2018 will be a warm-up for the Asian teams. The team who is going to win the Asia Cup 2018 is obviously going to be confident walking into the world cup tournament.