The Asia Cup 2023’s spotlight is on the India-Pakistan match. Fans await the thrilling encounter as both sides gear up for a sensational showdown in Kandy.
After the commencement of the 16th edition of the Asia Cup, the series of matches is now underway. The most anticipated match of this tournament is set to take place between India and Pakistan on September 2nd. This match is scheduled to start at 3:00 PM local time. Fans can watch the live streaming of this mega clash on the Star Sports app and Disney Plus Hotstar app.
Asia Cup 2023 Mega Clash: IND vs PAK
The 16th edition of the Asia Cup is being hosted by Pakistan, and after its last edition in 2018, the tournament returns in the One Day International (ODI) format. A significant match is scheduled for Saturday between India and Pakistan in Group A.
This tournament features a total of 6 teams, including Nepal alongside India and Pakistan in the same group. The India-Pakistan match in this event is expected to be the most exciting and thrilling encounter. With the eyes of fans from both countries and cricket enthusiasts worldwide fixed on this match, it promises to be a must-watch event.
IND vs PAK Asia Cup 2023
Match: India vs Pakistan
Time: 3:00 PM (Indian Standard Time)
Venue: Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy
Live Streaming: Star Sports, DD Sports, Disney Hotstar
In the Asia Cup 2023, under the leadership of Rohit Sharma, Team India will kick-start their campaign. Meanwhile, Babar Azam’s Pakistani side, after defeating Nepal convincingly in their opening match, is preparing for their second match. The Indian team aims to live up to the expectations of its fans, while Pakistan is determined to create a major impact against India. This sets the stage for a sensational showdown.
The pitch at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium is known to assist spinners and slow bowlers, making it favorable for both spin and pace attacks. This suggests a balanced contest between bat and ball. Both India and Pakistan have strong batting line-ups as well as formidable spinners and seamers, adding an extra layer of excitement to the match.
Dream11 Picks and Predictions
With a star-studded line-up on both sides, the Dream11 fantasy cricket selections become challenging. Key players to consider are Rohit Sharma, Babar Azam, Virat Kohli, Shadab Khan, Ravindra Jadeja, Shahin Shah Afridi, and Jasprit Bumrah. Captaincy choices could be Virat Kohli and Babar Azam, with Mohammad Rizwan as a top wicketkeeper pick.
India: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah
Pakistan: Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Salman Ali Agha, Ifthikar Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Naseem Shah, Harris Rauf
Captain and Vice-Captain Picks
- Captain: Virat Kohli
- Vice-Captain: Babar Azam
With both teams fielding strong squads and the match being a part of the historic India-Pakistan rivalry, fans can expect a thrilling contest filled with drama and excitement.