Asian Games 2023 Cricket Schedule: Teams, Fixtures, Date, Squad Of Indian Men And Women Team

Updated: 05 September 2023

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Asian Games 2023: Teams, Schedule, And Squad Of Indian Men & Women Team: The Board of Cricket Control in India has decided that both the men’s and women’s teams would compete in the 2023 Asian Games, which will be hosted in China. The schedule for the Asian Games 2023 has been revealed, and fans are ecstatic. The cricket competition will begin on September 19 and end on October 8, 2023

The BCCI also revealed the tournament squad. Harmanpreet Kaur will head the Indian squad, which will also include Deepti Sharma and Smriti Mandhana.

Harmanpreet Kaur will head the women’s squad and Ruturaj Gaikwad will captain the men’s team in the Asian Games 2023. The majority of the players for the men’s team were chosen based on their performances in the recently concluded Indian Premier League (IPL).

Teams Of Asian Games 2023

The competition will begin on September 19th, with 14 teams, including the hosts China, participating. Each day, two games will be played, with the finals taking place on September 26th. Asian Games 2023 cricket matches will be held on the Zhejiang University of Technology Cricket Field. Indian men’s and women’s teams get direct entries to the quarter-finals of the cricket event of Asian Games 2023.

Men

The tournament will consist of 14 games; if a team loses a match, that team will be eliminated from the competition, making every match a do-or-die situation for the teams. The top four teams in the ICC World Rankings as of June 1st will advance directly to the quarter finals. India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh will form the four teams.

Teams participating: India, United Arab Emirates, Nepal, Hong Kong, Oman, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Malaysia, Qatar, Bahrain, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Kuwait, China (Host)Bhutan,

Women

While in women’s tournament only 14 teams are competing

India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Thailand, Indonesia, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Bhutan, Singapore, Nepal, Malaysia, China (Host), Oman

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Schedule of Asian Games 2023

Men

DateDayTime (IST)Match No.MatchPhase
28/Sep/2023Thursday9:30 AM19th vs 14th League Round
14:30 PM28th vs 15th League Round
29/Sep/2023Friday9:30 AM310th vs 13th League Round
14:30 PM47th vs 16th League Round
30/Sep/2023Saturday9:30 AM511th vs 12th League Round
14:30 PM66th vs 17th League Round
1/Oct/2023Sunday9:30 AM75th vs 18th League Round
14:30 PM8Winner of Match 1 VS Winner of Match 2League Round
2/Oct/2023Monday9:30 AM9Winner of Match 3 VS Winner of Match 4League Round
14:30 PM10Winner of Match 5 VS Winner of Match 6League Round
4/Oct/2023Wednesday9:30 AM112nd VS Winner of Match 8QF1
14:30 PM123rd VS Winner of Match 9QF2
5/Oct/2023Thursday9:30 AM134th VS Winner of Match 10QF3
14:30 PM141st VS Winner of Match 7QF4
6/Oct/2023Friday9:30 AM15QF1 (Winner) vs QF2 (Winner)SF1
14:30 PM16QF3 vs QF4SF2
7/Oct/2023Saturday9:30 AM17Loser of SF1 vs SF23rd Position
14:30 PM18Winner of SF1 & SF2Final
No’s in the match section are the position of teams in ICC ranking

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Women

DateDayTime (IST)Match No.MatchPhase
19/Sep/2023Tuesday9:30 AM19th vs 14th League Round
14:30 PM28th vs 13th League Round
20/Sep/2023Wednesday9:30 AM37th vs 10th League Round
14:30 PM46th vs 11th League Round
21/Sep/2023Thursday9:30 AM55th vs 12th League Round
14:30 PM6Winner of Match 1 vs Winner of Match 2League Round
22/Sep/2023Friday9:30 AM71st vs Winner of Match 6QF1
14:30 PM82nd vs Winner of Match 3QF2
24/Sep/2023Sunday9:30 AM93rd vs Winner of Match 4QF3
14:30 PM104th vs Winner of Match 5QF4
25/Sep/2023Monday9:30 AM11QF1 (Winner) vs QF2 (Winner)SF1
14:30 PM12QF3 vs QF4SF2
26/Sep/2023Tuesday9:30 AM13Loser of SF1 vs SF23rd Position
14:30 PM14Winner of SF1 & SF2Final
No’s in the match section are the position of teams in ICC ranking

Squads For Asian Games 2023

India Men: Ruturaj Gaikwad (Captain), Shivam Mavi, Shivam Dube, Prabhsimran Singh (wk), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Varma, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Mukesh Kumar, Rahul Tripathi, Shahbaz Ahmed, Rinku Singh, Arshdeep Singh

India Women: Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Minnu Mani, Uma Chetry (wk), Shefali Verma, Smriti Mandhana (VC), Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, Anjali Sarvani, Titas Sadhu, Anusha Bareddy, Amanjot Kaur, Richa Ghosh (wk), Devika Vaidya, Kanika Ahuja

Note- On July 25 Harmanpreet Kaur was suspended by the ICC for breaching code of conduct. She might miss 2 matches of the Asian games 2023.