Asia Cup 2023

Asia Cup 2023

The 50-over competition is scheduled to take place from August 30 to September 17 with Pakistan hosting four matches and Sri Lanka hosting nine, according to the ACC and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) calendar that was made public today. Asia Cup 2023 The Opening Match Of The Six-Nation Tournament The Asia Cup 2023 will begin…

The 50-over competition is scheduled to take place from August 30 to September 17 with Pakistan hosting four matches and Sri Lanka hosting nine, according to the ACC and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) calendar that was made public today.

Asia Cup 2023

Asia Cup 2023

The Opening Match Of The Six-Nation Tournament

The Asia Cup 2023 will begin in Multan on August 30 with the first Pakistan-India match taking place on September 2. As Pakistan prepares to co-host the tournament with Sri Lanka under a hybrid hosting structure, the game in Multan will also mark the event’s return to Pakistan after 15 years.

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) last month approved the competition’s rules after the Board of Control for Cricket in India refused to send a team to the event in the neighboring nation. On August 30, the Asia Cup 2023 will begin in Multan, and on September 2, Pakistan and India will square off.

According to a PCB news release, the 13-match tournament would be held in four separate cities. It further stated that following the opening match in Multan, the final three matches in Pakistan would be played in Lahore.
The five Super-4 stage games would take place in Sri Lanka, with the three first-round matches taking place in Kandy and the championship match taking place on September 17 in Colombo. The Asia Cup 2023 is set to begin || 2023 .If both sides advance to the Super-4 round, Pakistan and India’s first match is scheduled for September 2 in Kandy, and their second match is scheduled for September 10 in Colombo. Pakistan and India are placed as the top two teams in Group A, with Nepal as the third team, while Sri Lanka and Bangladesh are seeded as the top two teams in Group B, with Afghanistan serving as the third team. If Nepal and Afghanistan made it out of their respective groups and onto the Super-4 stage, they would inherit the seeding of the teams who had lost in the first round, according to the press release.

Asia Cup Homecoming

As the event hosts, the ACC’s announcement of the schedule for the 2023 Asia Cup gives us complete clarity on how we will plan and execute this tournament so that it is enjoyable for the competitors and the fans, said Zaka Ashraf, the chairman of the PCB’s interim management committee. This will be a terrific opportunity to once again showcase our first-rate preparations and hospitality on a worldwide scale. The Asia Cup 2023 will begin in Multan on August 30 and feature the first match between Pakistan and India on September 2.

“The ACC Asia Cup will finally return to Pakistan after a protracted 15 years. We’re delighted to make it bigger and better since our supporters have been waiting for this for a while, so that everyone can begin counting down the days till Pakistan hosts the ICC Champions Trophy in February 2025. Ashraf thanked Nepal for getting a position in the Asia Cup and expressed delight about hosting them among Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka in a message that was published in the press release.

The commentator predicted that Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, who have previously played in Pakistan, will leave with memories that will last with them for a very long time. This will be the first of many journeys to Afghanistan and Nepal.

The commentator predicted that Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, who have previously played in Pakistan, will leave with memories that will last with them for a very long time. This will be the first of many journeys to Afghanistan and Nepal. Additionally, he said he was “extremely happy for the Multan fans, who will host the ACC Asia Cup 2023 opener and watch their national team in action in a multi-team tournament for the first time since 1994.”

Making sure that competitive cricket returns to historic places across the country continues to be one of my key goals.The Pakistani team will have a good opportunity to participate in high-profile pressure matches and try to win back the championship they last held in 2012. They are more than capable of doing so, he claimed, and a strong performance at the Asia Cup will motivate and increase their self-assurance for subsequent games and series.

We are pleased to announce the highly anticipated Men’s ODI Asia Cup 2023, a celebration of cricketing talent that unites the nations of Asia in the spirit of rivalry and togetherness, said ACC President and BCCI Secretary Jay Shah in the press release. In my capacity as the president of the Asian Cricket Council, I extend my profound condolences and best wishes to all competing teams.

All of the region’s cricket fans “hold a special place in their hearts for the Asia Cup,” he added.

It stands for the complex tapestry of cultures, customs, and a shared passion for the game that ties our diverse nations together. This goes beyond a simple competition. Along with exhibiting the cricketing prowess of the players, this significant event fosters a spirit of cooperation and brotherhood among Asian nations.

“Let the match be a tribute to the beauty of cricket, a display of athletic excellence, and a symbol of the peace that connects our countries. Let’s watch the magic of cricket together, Shah said, as each match becomes a chapter in a larger tale of friendship and sportsmanship.

Asia Cup Hosting Row

The Asia Cup schedule was announced today as a result of a disagreement over the tournament’s hosting that started when India declined to travel to Pakistan for the competition last year.
If they were forced to hold the entire Asia Cup in another country, Pakistan retaliated by threatening to boycott the World Cup in India in October-November. The deadlock was finally resolved last month when the Asian Cricket Council accepted Pakistan’s hybrid-model plan, which called for splitting matches between Sri Lanka and Pakistan.
India will now play in Asia Cup matches at neutral grounds in Sri Lanka.
Zaka Ashraf, who recently replaced Najam Sethi as the PCB management committee’s interim chairman and who is also the prime minister’s choice for the position of PCB chairman, stated that he would uphold the hybrid strategy used by his predecessor while also implying that the decision to send the team to the World Cup would be made after the necessary consultations.
He also referred to the hybrid approach as a “injustice” before taking the helm of the PCB and promised to work to have it reconsidered.

Schedule

Nepal and Pakistan will face off on August 30 at Multan Cricket Stadium in Multan.

On August 31, in Kandy, Sri Lanka, a game between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will be played.

On September 2, Pakistan will take on India at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy, Sri Lanka.

On September 3, Afghanistan will play Bangladesh in Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium.

On September 4, India will play Nepal at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy, Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka vs. Afghanistan, September 5, Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore

September 6, Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore, A1 vs. B2 (Super-4).

On September 9 at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium (RPICS) in Colombo, Sri Lanka, B1 vs. B2 (Super-4) is scheduled.

A1 vs. A2 (Super-4) on September 10 at the RPICS in Colombo, Sri Lanka

A2 vs. B1 (Super-4) at RPICS in Colombo, Sri Lanka, September 12.

A1 vs. B1 (Super-4), RPICS, Colombo, Sri Lanka, September 14.

A2 vs. B2, (Super-4), RPICS, Colombo, Sri Lanka, September 15.

Colombo, Sri Lanka, September 17, 2017, RPICS Final, 1 v 2.

The last reserve day is on September 18.

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