Asia Cup

ASIA CUP 2023: FULL SCHEDULE, FIXTURES AND VENUES, ALL THAT NEED TO KNOW

The 16th edition of the Asia Cup in 2023 is set to be an exciting cricket tournament featuring One Day Internationals (ODIs), jointly hosted by Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Six teams will participate in the competition, scheduled to take place in August and September 2023. The defending champions are Sri Lanka, who will look to retain their title.

This edition will mark a historic moment as it will be the first Asia Cup to be co-hosted by multiple countries. Pakistan will host four matches, while Sri Lanka will host the remaining nine matches. The participating teams will include the five full members of the Asian Cricket Council – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Joining them will be Nepal, who earned their spot by winning the 2023 ACC Men’s Premier Cup. This will be Nepal’s debut in the ACC Asia Cup, a significant milestone for their cricketing journey.

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) announced the pathway structure and calendar for 2023 and 2024 in January 2023, confirming the dates and format of the tournament. Originally planned for 2021, the event was postponed to 2023 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, cricket fans can look forward to thrilling matches as the fixtures for the tournament were officially announced on 19 July 2023.

FIXTURES AND VENUES

Sr. NoMatch DateTeamsMatch NameResultsCountries
130-08-2023Pakistan vs Nepal1st Match, Group APakistan won by 238 runsPakistan
231-08-2023Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka2nd Match, Group BSri Lanka won by 5 wicketsSri Lanka
302-09-2023Pakistan vs India3rd Match, Group ANo result due to rainSri Lanka
403-09-2023Bangladesh vs Afghanistan4th Match, Group BBangladesh won by 89 runsPakistan
504-09-2023India vs Nepal5th Match, Group AIndia won by 10 wicketsSri Lanka
605-09-2023Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka6th Match, Group BMatch under processPakistan
BATTLE FOR THE FINAL

How to advance in the finals

PosTeamPldWLNRPtsNRR
1A100000
2A200000
3B100000
4B200000
Below are the detail of balance matches that will lead to the Asian Champion

706-09-2023Pakistan vs BangladeshSuper 4s Match 1Pakistan won by 7 wicketsSri Lanka
809-09-2023Bangladesh vs Sri LankaSuper 4s Match 2Sri Lanka won by 21 runsSri Lanka
910-09-2023India vs PakistanSuper 4s Match 3India wonSri Lanka
1012-09-2023India vs Sri LankaSuper 4s Match 4India wonSri Lanka
1114-09-2023Pakistan vs Sri LankaSuper 4s Match 5Sri Lanka wonSri Lanka
1215-09-2023Bangladesh vs IndiaSuper 4s Match 6Bangladesh wonSri Lanka
FINAL MATCH FOR THE ASIAN CHAMPION

Final17-09-2023India vs Sri LankaFinalIndia won by 10 wicketsSri Lanka
This Asia cup would be a surprising for the cricket fans around the world.