Asia Cup 2022: The Asia Cup 2022 will commence on August 27 in the United Arab Emirates, with India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh as the confirmed teams as of now.
Read on for information on the Asia Cup 2022 teams, locations, groups, schedule, live transmission, and streaming.
Finally, the wait is over, as the 15th Asia Cup has here, and for the second time in the competition’s history, it will be contested under the T20 format.
The tournament will begin on Saturday, August 27, 2022, at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai with a match between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan.
Bangladesh joins them, and the three teams form Group B. The other group includes archrivals India, Pakistan, and Hong Kong, who defeated the UAE to qualify for the main tournament.
Sri Lanka, headed by Dasun Shanaka, will compete without their star fast bowler Dushmantha Chameera, who has been ruled out due to injury.
Aside from that defeat, the Island country boasts a well-balanced team that includes talented players like as opener Pathum Nissanka, hard-hitter Bhanuka Rajapaksa, ace spinner Wanindu Hasaranga, and newcomer Maheesha Theekshana.
They will look to start the season on a high note as they seek their first title since 2014. Afghanistan, their opponents for this game, are always a threat, and Sri Lanka must be careful of them.
Afghanistan, captained by Mohammad Nabi, will play their 100th T20 international, and they will want to make it even more memorable by winning.
The top two teams from each group will advance to the Super-4 stage, with a total of 13 matches, including the final, taking place in just over two weeks over two stadiums in Dubai and Sharjah.
In terms of championships, the Lankan Lions are the tournament’s second most successful team, trailing only India, having won the trophy five times.
The Afghans, on the other hand, have failed to win their first championship despite promising efforts in each competition.
In the first T20 encounter of the Asia Cup 2022, Sri Lanka would face Afghanistan. The game will be held in Dubai.
The match between AFG and SL is set to take place in August 2022. The scheduled match between SL and AFG will be Day/Night and played under floodlights in Dubai.
Get the live score of the first T20 match of the Asia Cup 2022 series between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan.
Live Streaming Details
ESPN Star and Willow TV will broadcast the match between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan live online.
Willow.tv or ESPNStar will release clips of the AFG versus SL 1st T20 match on their YouTube channel for fans of Sri Lanka and Afghanistan.
Tickets for the Asia Cup 2022 1st T20 will most likely be available online. You may get first-class tickets for Afghanistan vs. Sri Lanka and attend the game in Dubai.
The tickets for the 1st T20 match between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan will be delivered to you by international courier. You should buy your Dubai game tickets at least one month before the Afghanistan vs. Sri Lanka match.
AFG VS Sl Pitch Report For The First Match
The Dubai International Cricket Stadium field is well-balanced. Whoever wins the toss will bat first. Meanwhile, pacers have an advantage on this track in the early overs.
In the middle overs, the spinners will surely have the upper hand. Overall, it’s an effective pitch for batters. As a result, we may anticipate a high-scoring match between SL and AFG.
Whether In The First Match Between Sl And AFG
The weather forecast for the SL versus AFG 1st Match, Group B at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Saturday, 27 August 2022 is generally overcast or sunny, or clear and wet.
The temperature is expected to be approximately 12°C, with 81% humidity and a little breeze