Asia Cup 2022 is all set to begin on August 27 and many cricket fans are excited for the clash of Asian champions. The India vs Pakistan match is one of the most sought-after clashes of the tournament. India and Pakistan will play against each other in the opening match of the Asia Cup 2022.
India vs Pakistan match will be on August 28 (Sunday). Both Asian rivals will want to dominate each other during the clash. The last time, both teams faced each other was in T20 World Cup 2021, where Pakistan beat India by 10 wickets.
Both India and Pakistan are part of Group A in Asia Cup 2022. One more qualifier team will join the group later. Group B’ includes Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh. Sri Lanka and Afghanistan will face off against each other in the tournament’s opening game.
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup 2022 Match Schedule, Venue, Timings
India vs Pakistan match of Asia Cup 2022 will be on August 28 (Sunday). The venue of the game is Dubai International Cricket Stadium in the United Arab Emirates. The match will start at 7:30 PM IST (6 PM local time).
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup 2022 Squads
Both teams announced their squads for the tournament. Rohit Sharma will lead for India. Babar Azam will lead Pakistan. While India will miss their key pacer Jasprit Bumrah, Pakistan will also miss pacer Shaheen Afridi in this tournament.
India Squad: Rohit Sharma (C), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Deepak Hooda, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Pakistan Squad: Babar Azam (C), Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Khushdil Shah, Asif Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Rizwan, Haris Rauf, Naseem Shah, Shahnawaz Dahani, Usman Qadir, Mohammad Hasnain
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup 2022 Playing XI (Probables)
India: Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Pakistan: Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Fakhar Zaman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Haider Ali, Khushdil Shah, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Hasan Ali, Haris Rauf, Shahnawaz Dahani.
Where to watch
All the Asia Cup 2022 matches will be broadcast live on the Star Sports network. The match begins at 7.30 PM IST. The match can also be streamed live and watched on the Disney+Hotstar app.