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Updated: 12 September 2022

Asia Cup 2022: Review, Overall Stats, And Full List Of Awards. The 15th edition of the Asia Cup has finally concluded. Sri Lanka showed a spirited effort, defeating Pakistan by 23 runs. They have won the Asia Cup title for the 6th time. Sri Lanka started their Asia Cup campaign with a loss against Afghanistan. But, after that match, they bounced back and became invincible throughout the tournament.

This victory of Sri Lanka was much-needed. They have been going through a lot of tensions back home due to the economic crisis. The Asia Cup 2022 victory will also give them the positive intent to go all guns blazing in the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup 2022.

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Asia Cup 2022 Review

India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Afghanistan were the 4 teams that reached the Super 4 stage of the Asia Cup. India lost to Pakistan and Sri Lanka in their first two games of the Super 4 round, which proved fatal for them.

Pakistan reached the finals of the Asia Cup 2022. They had a reasonably good outing. But, in the finals, they could not deal with the pressure and were outplayed by Sri Lanka. The team that impressed everyone was Afghanistan.

They started their Asia Cup 2022 campaign, defeating Sri Lanka. After that, they also defeated Bangladesh and became the first team from Group A to qualify for the Super 4 round. In the Super 4 round, Afghanistan played good cricket, but they could not win matches.

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Overall, the Asia Cup 2022 had quite a few close matches. In fact, the experts say that after 2016, this tournament was the most closely fought multi-nation tournament. In cricket, it is said that one-sided matches don’t attract a lot of audiences. But, in this year’s Asia Cup tournament, almost all games were closely fought.

The Asia Cup 2022, has given all the participating teams the reason to look into their preparations. They have identified their loopholes and should work on them as the ICC T20 World Cup 2022 is just a month away.

Asia Cup 2022: Top Stats

Man of the series award- Wanindu Hasaranga (Sri Lanka)

Most runs- Mohammad Rizwan- 281

Best batting average- Virat Kohli- 92

Most hundred- Virat Kohli- 1

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Most fifty- Mohammad Rizwan- 3

Most wickets- Bhuvneshwar Kumar- 11

Best bowling average- Pramod Madusudan- 6.01

Best economy- Deepak Hooda- 3.0

Best bowling figures- Bhuvneshwar Kumar- 5/4

Asia Cup 2022: Match-Wise Stats Of Winners And Man Of The Match

Match NoTeamsVenueTime (IST)ResultsMan Of The Match
1SL vs AFGDubai7.30 PMAfg won by 8 wicketsFazalhaq Farooqi
2IND vs PAKDubai7.30 PMIndia won by 5 wicketsHardik Pandya
3BNG vs AFGSharjah7.30 PMAfg won by 7 wicketsMujeeb Ur Rahman
4IND vs HKDubai7.30 PMInd won by 40 runsSuryakumar Yadav
5SL vs BNGDubai7.30 PMSL won by 2 wicketsKusal Mendis
6PAK vs HKSharjah7.30 PMPak won by 155 runsMd Rizwan
7AFG vs SLSharjah7.30 PMSL won by 4 wicketsRahmanullah Gurbaz
8Ind vs PakDubai7.30 PMPak won by 5 wicketsMd Nawaz
9Ind vs SLDubai7.30 PMSL won by 6 wicketsDasun Shanaka
10Afg vs PakDubai7.30 PMPak won by 1 wicketShadab Khan
11Afg vs IndDubai7.30 PMInd won by 101 runsVirat Kohli
12Pak vs SLDubai7.30 PMSL won by 5 wicketsWanindu Hasaranga
13FinalDubai7.30 PMSL won by 23 runsBhanuka Rajapaksa