Asia Cup 2022
The Asia Cup 2022 is scheduled to be the 15th edition of the Asia cup 2022 cricket tournament. All matches are played In T20 format. Asia cup played from 27th August to 11 September 2022. In 6 teams participated, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and one Qualifier team.
Originally Asia cup was scheduled for September 2020 but the tournament was postponed to July 2020 due to covid-19. It was rescheduled to place in Sri Lanka in June 2021. But in October 2021 the Asia Cup cricket council Sri Lanka hosted the 2022 Asia cup. But these days many political issues in Sri Lanka country, therefore the Sri Lankan cricket board announced that we are not expecting is time to host due to political issues and economic crises in the Country. On 27 July 2022 the Asia cricket council announced and confirmed Asia cup 2022 played in United Arab Emirates (USE).
History Of Asia Cup
The Asia Cup is a men’s one-day international. Which played T20 and ODIs format, Asia cricket council decided to format. The first Asia cup was held in 1984 which promoted Asian cricket teams. The first Asia cup tournament was played in Sharjah and UAE. In 1886 boycotted the Asia cup tournament due to strained cricket relations with Sri Lanka. In the 1990-91 Asia cup Pakistan boycotted due to political issues with India. Asia Cup 1993 was canceled due to Pakistan and India political issues.
All matches were played in ODI format but in 2016 Asia cup tournament was held in T20 format. India cricket team most successful team in overall season of Asia Cup. They win 7 titles, Sri Lanka wins 5 titles and Pakistan win just 2 titles in Asia cup history.