New Delhi: A new team has now entered the Asia Cup 2022 season starting two days later. This team has won the qualifier round and secured a place in the Asia Cup. This team is Hong Kong. This team has been placed in Group-A of India-Pakistan. The Asia Cup 2022 season is scheduled to begin on Saturday (August 27). The first match will be played between Group-B team Sri Lanka and Afghanistan. The next day i.e. on August 28, there is a great match between India and Pakistan. Fans are eagerly waiting for this high-voltage match.
Group of Asia Cup:-
Group A: India, Pakistan, Hong Kong
Group B: Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan
Let us know that 6 teams are participating in the Asia Cup this time, which have been divided into two groups. India and Pakistan are in Group A. While Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan have been placed in Group B. One team was to be selected from the qualifier round, which Hong Kong won. In fact, the qualifier matches between four teams Hong Kong, UAE, Kuwait and Singapore started on August 21. The winner of the qualifiers was pre-decided to be placed in the India-Pakistan group. All the teams played 3-3 matches, in which Hong Kong qualified for the Asia Cup by winning all their matches.
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At the same time, India has to play its first match against arch-rivals Pakistan on August 28. The match will be played at the Dubai International Stadium. At the same time, Hong Kong will play its first match against Team India in this tournament. This will be India's second match, which will be on August 31. After this, Hong Kong has to play its second match against Pakistan on September 2.