Published On: Sat, Jan 30th, 2016

T20 Asia Cup 2016 Schedule Announced: Pakistan to Face India on 27 February


Dhaka: The big cricket tournament ‘T20 Asia Cup 2016’ will be take place in next month and most favorite competitors of those play-offs India and Pakistan expected to show big game on 27 February.


According to latest sports news, first time in the history, a T20 cricket Asia Cup will start on 24 February in which four teams will take part and one other team from Afghanistan, UAE, Oman and Hong Kong who make qualify for that competitions also able to play that tournament.


Pakistan will play his first match against India on 27 February in captaincy of Shahid Khan Afridi. In those days, both teams are playing cricket series out of their countries against New Zealand and Australia. Green Shirts to play 3rd game against hosts mean Bangladesh at Dhaka stadium.

Other playing XI like Sri Lanka, India and Bangladesh also want to take the first trophy of T20 Asia Cup 2016. Last year, traditional competitors played an ODI of World Cup in which Pakistan lost by 76 runs and failed to play the chance of Semi final.

First contest of upcoming T20 Asia Cup will be played by India and Bangladesh on 24 February and Bengal Tigers also excited about showing good figures of scores at home grounds.

In 2014, twenty20 World Cup held in Bangladesh in which hosts failed to introduce lot of potential and Sri Lanka won that trophy in presence of Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene.

For Pakistani leg Spinner named Mushtaq Ahmed says Green Shirts pose great threat in T20 Asia Cup 2016 scheduled in February against India and other teams.

The best thing is that Pakistan also lost twenty20 series against New Zealand by 1-2 but may be team will be show fantastic progress before mega project of T20 World Cup.