Asia Cup News
India won the last edition of the Asia Cup in 2017 by beating Malaysia in the final in Dhaka.
Wasim Jaffer has included an uncapped batsman as a backup for the the two tournaments.
Expectations will be high from the likes of Harnoor Singh, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, skipper Yash Dhull and Ravi Kumar, who have already shown glimpses of their potential in tournaments leading into the World Cup.
U-19 World Cup 2022: Will have short targets, key is to stay focussed during tournament, says India coach Hrishikesh Kanitkar
The Indians head into the Under-19 World Cup with a victory in the under-19 Asia Cup and the head coach said it was of great help as the team got to play together.
Asia Cup called off due to rising COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka, announces board's CEO Ashley de Silva
The tournament was already held over from last year in Pakistan due to the pandemic.
Ehsan Mani said if the Indian team visits its neighbours, it will be a "big breakthrough" for Pakistan cricket.
Mani also said that the Asia Cup scheduled to be held in June this year in Sri Lanka will need to be postponed if India qualifies for the World Test Championships final.
The Asia Cup 2020 tournament, originally scheduled for September, has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) said on Thursday.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday announced cancellation of the Asia Cup T20, which was scheduled to be held in September.
The ICC is yet to decide the fate of the T20 World Cup in Australia which is scheduled to take place from 18 October to 15 November.
Wasim Khan rejected speculation that Asia Cup could be scrapped to make space for the currently suspended Indian Premier League.
Sri Lanka Cricket considering hosting five-team T20 league in August aside from Asia Cup, bilateral plans
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is considering hosting a T20 tournament, Lankan Premier League, in August, despite uncertainty looking over the home series against India and Bangladesh due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Decision to hold Asia Cup T20 deferred by Asian Cricket Council; Sri Lanka offers to host event
The Asia Cup is scheduled in September and while it is Pakistan Cricket Board's turn to host, it will be shifted to another country, if it happens.
PCB voices against postponement of T20 World Cup, says a ‘domestic event’ like IPL cannot be given priority
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said it would not support any move to reschedule this year's T20 World Cup to 2021 as it would hit the entire international calendar.
'Australia has barred foreigners from entering the country till 30 September. The T20 World Cup starts mid-October so it is looking difficult at the moment,' said Gavaskar.
Coronavirus Outbreak: ACC meeting on finalising Asia Cup 2020 venue postponed as COVID-19 casts cloud over event
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Asian Cricket Council (ACC) to postpone its meeting to finalise the possible multiple venues of Asia Cup T20 which is supposed to be hosted by the Pakistan Cricket Board.
PCB chief Ehsan Mani endorses BCCI counterpart Sourav Ganguly’s proposal of hosting Asia Cup at neutral venue
Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Ehsan Mani on Saturday said the Asia Cup T20 later this year will be held at a neutral venue, virtually endorsing BCCI President Sourav Ganguly's statement that the tournament will be held in Dubai.
Next Asia Cup to be played in United Arab Emirates, India and Pakistan to participate, says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly
Pakistan was the designated hosts for the tournament scheduled for September, but with the BCCI making it clear that the Indian team would not be able to travel to the neighbouring country owing to security concerns, the event has been moved to Dubai
PCB shifts stance on hosting Asia Cup 2020 as chairman Ehsan Mani says 'earnings of the associate members' shouldn't be affected
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ehsan Mani on Wednesday indicated that the country might give up its hosting rights for the Asia Cup T20 tournament this year.
PCB open to India's fixtures taking place at neutral venue in Asia Cup 2020, denies reports of possible boycott of 2021 T20 World Cup
Pakistan Cricket Board CEO Wasim Khan on Saturday hinted that India's league matches in the Asia Cup, which it will be hosting, could be held at a neutral venue if the sport's continental body gives the nod.