ASIA CUP 2016, where teams like India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Srilanka, UAE are competing to become the Kings of Asia. Tournament is starting from Wednesday 24 Feb 2016, in which the first match is between India and the host Bangladesh. They all are fighting for their victory in Asia. This eleven days (from 24th Feb- 6th march) tournament will decide the champion of Asia. Final match is scheduled in Bangla national stadium DHAKA. This tournament is biggest rivalry in Asia and the host Bangladesh are looking forward to take the cup as they look more stable than others.
Bangladesh’s 15-man Squad: Mashrafe Mortaza (Captain), Shakib Al Hasan, Imrul Kayes, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Nasir Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Arafat Sunny, Abu Hider, Nurul Hasan
India’s 15-man Squad: MS Dhoni (Captain), Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan, Yuvraj Singh, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravichandran Ashwin, Suresh Raina, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Ashish Nehra, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Pawan Negi.
Pakistan’s 15-man Squad: Shahid Afridi (Captain), Mohammad Hafeez, Anwar Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khurram Manzoor, Wahab Riaz, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Amir, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Nawaz, Sarfraz Ahmed, Umar Akmal, Mohammad Sami, Sharjeel Khan.
Sri Lanka’s 15-man Squad: Lasith Malinga (Captain), Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Niroshan Dickwella, Shehan Jayasuriya, Milinda Siriwardana, Dasun Shanaka, Chamara Kapugedera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dushmantha Chameera, Thisara Perera, Sachithra Senanayake, Rangana Herath, Jeffrey Vandersay.
UAE’s 15-man Squad: Amjad Javed (Captain), Farhan Ahmed, Mohammad Naveed, Ahmed Raza, Fahad Tariq, Mohammad Shahzad, Muhammad Usman, Muhammad Kaleem, Qadeer Ahmed, Swapnil Patil, Rohan Mustafa, Saqlain Haider, Shaiman Anwar, Usman Mushtaq, Zaheer Maqsood.
Asia Cup Schedule:
24th Feb : Match 1: Bangladesh vs India at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
25th Feb: Match 2: Sri Lanka vs UAE at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
26th Feb: Match 3: Bangladesh vs UAE at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
27th Feb: Match 4: India vs Pakistan at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
28th Feb: Match 5 – Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
29th Feb: Match 6 – Pakistan vs UAE at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
1st March: Match 7 – India vs Sri Lanka at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
2nd March: Match 8 – Bangladesh vs Pakistan at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
3rd March: Match 9 – India vs UAE at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
3th March: Match 10 – Pakistan vs Sri Lanka at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
6th March: FINAL – TBA vs TBA at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
All matches will be Telecasted at 19:00 IST
Star Sports 1,3, HD1 and HD3
Star Sports website.