Asia Cup: India-Pakistan match on 19th September, 15 months later both teams will face one-on-one
India won the tournament by defeating Bangladesh in the last Asia Cup in 2016.
Defending champions India and Pakistan teams will face face-to-face on September 19 in Asia Cup Cricket Tournament. The ICC announced the tournament schedule on Tuesday. The Asia Cup is starting from September 15. India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and a qualifier team will participate in this. The qualifiers will start on Wednesday. The teams from UAE, Singapore, Oman, Nepal, Malaysia and Hong Kong will land. The last encounter between India and Pakistan was in the final of the Champions Trophy on 18 June 2017. In this, Pakistan won the tournament by 180 runs and won the tournament.
The final will be on 28th September
Group A will be India, Pakistan and a qualifier team while Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan are placed in Group B. Every group’s top-2 teams will qualify for Super-4. The final will be played in Dubai on September 28.
Super-4 bouts: September 21st.
Final: In Dubai on 28th September.
India’s success rate against Pakistan
41.60%: India and Pakistan have played 129 one-day matches so far. In these, India has made its name in 52 matches only. In 73, she suffered defeat. There were no results in the match 4. The last time between the two teams was the bilateral series in January 2013, which India had named after 3-1. Since then both teams have fought in different tournaments 5 times. India has won 3 and Pakistan 2.