Updated: 16 September 2023
Asia Cup 2023: Schedule, Teams, India Squad, Results, And Man Of The Match. The stage is all set for the 16th edition of the Asia Cup. The six-team tournament is scheduled to be played from 30 Aug to 17 Sep. A total of 13 matches will be played across four venues in Pakistan and Sri Lanka. This is the first time in the history of the Asia Cup that a tournament will be hosted on a hybrid model. Asia Cup 2023 schedule was announced on July 19 by Asian Cricket Council.
Fans will see the biggest cricketing rivalry between India vs Pakistan on Sep 2 at Kandy. Sri Lanka is the defending champion having won the sixth title by defeating Pakistan in Asia Cup 2022 final at Dubai. India is the most successful team in the Asia Cup with 7 titles. Last time team India won the Asia Cup in 20218 by defeating Bangladesh.
India will enter the Asia Cup for the third time under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma. In 2018, India defeated Bangladesh in the final of the Asia Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
In the last Asia Cup, India and Pakistan faced each other twice in which both the teams had won one match each. Because of ODI World Cup 2023 this year’s Asia Cup matches to be played in ODIs.
Asia Cup 2023 Teams & Captain
India- Rohit Sharma
Sri Lanka- Dasun Shanaka
Pakistan- Babar Azam
Bangladesh- Shakib Al Hasan
Nepal- Rohit Paudel
Afghanistan- Hashmatullah Shahidi
India Squad For Asia Cup 2023
Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma (c), Ishan Kishan, Shardul Thakur, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan (wk), Jasprit Bumrah, Shubman Gill, Ravindra Jadeja, Hardik Pandya (vc), KL Rahul (wk), Md Shami, Axar Patel, Md Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Tilak Varma, Prasidh Krishna
traveling standby – Sanju Samson.
Asia Cup 2023: Schedule, Results, And Man Of The Match
|1||30 Aug||Pakistan vs Nepal||A||Multan||Pak won by 238 runs||Babar Azam|
|2||31 Aug||Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh||B||Kandy||SL won by 5 wckts||Pathirana|
|3||02 Sep||Pak vs India||A||Kandy||Abandoned||—|
|4||03 Sep||Bang vs Afghanistan||B||Lahore||Ban won by 89 runs||Mehidy Hasan|
|5||04 Sep||Ind vs Nep||A||Kandy||Ind won by 10 wckts||Rohit Sharma|
|6||05 Sep||Afg vs SL||B||Lahore||SL won by 2 runs||Kusal Mendis|
|7||06 Sep||Pakistan vs Bangladesh||S4||Lahore||Pak won by 7 wckts||Haris Rauf|
|8||09 Sep||Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh||S4||Colombo||SL won by 21 runs||Samarawickrama|
|9||10 Sep||Pakistan vs India||S4||Colombo||Ind won by 228 runs||Virat Kohli|
|10||12 Sep||India vs Sri Lanka||S4||Colombo||Ind won by 41 runs||Dunith Wellalage|
|11||14 Sep||Pakistan vs Sri Lanka||S4||Colombo||SL won by 2 wckts||Kusal Mendis|
|12||15 Sep||India vs Bangladesh||S4||Colombo||Ban won by 6 runs||Shakib Al Hasan|
|13||17 Sep||India vs Sri Lanka||Colombo||TBD||TBD|