Dubai (September 11, 2018): National cricket team has reached Dubai to participate in the Asia Cup Cricket Tournament, starting from Saturday.
Pakistan will play its first match on Sunday against qualifier team of Hong Kong, while the important match of Pakistan with arch-rivals, India will be played on September 19, Wednesday. This tournament will take place in Abu Dhabi and Dubai from September 15-28.In this six nation tournament, five Asian test countries included are Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, along with sixth qualifier team of Hong Kong. Hong Kong defeated UAE in six nations qualifier tournament, to enter the main round of Asia cup.
A total of 13 matches will be played in the tournament.Qualifier team of Hong Kong is included in group A, with Pakistan and India, and will play its first match on September 16 against Pakistan. Hong Kong will play opposite India on September 18, and now both of these matches will have status of ODI matches.