BCCI president Jai Shah shared the cricket calendar. India and Pakistan will be in the same group in the 2023 Asia Cup.
Bitter news for cricket lovers. BCCI president Jai Shah shared the cricket calendar. He said that India and Pakistan are in the same group in the 2023 Asia Cup. Men’s ODI Asia Cup 2023 will be held in September. Asian Cricket Council president Jay Shah confirmed on Thursday that India-Pakistan will be in the same group along with the qualifying team. Another group will include Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, he tweeted. India and Pakistan are in the same group in Asia Cup 2023.
In this year’s Asia Cup, long-time rivals India and Pakistan are in the same group. It is known that these two teams are in the same group in the 2022 Asia Cup. With this, these two teams faced each other once again in the group stage as well as in the Super 4. As India did not reach the final, the audience did not get the chance to watch Indo-Pak war for the third time in the same tournament.
Presenting the @ACCMedia1 pathway structure & cricket calendars for 2023 & 2024! This signals our unparalleled efforts & passion to take this game to new heights. With cricketers across countries gearing up for spectacular performances, it promises to be a good time for cricket! pic.twitter.com/atzBO4XjIn
— Jay Shah (@JayShah) January 5, 2023
Earlier, Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan in the T20 Asia Cup 2022 final held in Dubai. India failed to reach the final after losing to Sri Lanka along with Pakistan.
It is not clear which country will host the 2023 ODI Asia Cup. Pakistan is the official host, but the Asian Cricket Council may relocate the tournament due to India’s reluctance to travel to the neighboring country. However, the six-time champions will try to return the trophy to India in 2023.
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