Girls T20 Asia Cup – Bangladesh to face Thailand in opener on October 1 India tackle Pakistan on October 7
Hosts and defending champions Bangladesh will kick off the 2022 Girls’s T20 Asia Cup in opposition to Thailand on October 1, with India taking over Sri Lanka within the second match of the day, in Sylhet on October 1, Jay Shah, the president
of ACC, introduced
on Twitter on Tuesday. The semi-finals will likely be performed on October 13, with the title conflict scheduled for October 15. Pakistan will open their marketing campaign in opposition to Malaysia on October 2.
As reported by ESPNcricinfo, the T20 event will likely be performed amongst seven groups with UAE making their debut within the competitors. The fourth version of competitors will likely be performed in a round-robin format, with every workforce taking part in six matches and the highest 4 sides advancing to the semi-finals. The final two editions noticed the groups ending within the prime two within the league stage play the ultimate.
That is additionally
the longest Asia Cup for girls, with seven groups – India, essentially the most profitable workforce within the historical past of the competitors, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia and UAE other than the hosts Bangladesh – participating in it. All of the matches will likely be held at Sylhet Worldwide Cricket Stadium and Sylhet Outer Cricket Stadium, with the primary match starting at 9am and the second at 1.30pm native time.
No girls’s worldwide video games have been held within the nation since Pakistan’s tour of Bangladesh in October 2018. The 2022 Asia Cup will even be the primary time for the reason that 2014 T20 World Cup that Sylhet will host any girls’s worldwide fixtures.
The Girls’s Asia Cup has been performed within the T20 format since 2012. In 2018, perennial underdogs Bangladesh emerged victorious in a final-ball thriller over six-time winners India in Kuala Lumpur, successful a significant title for the primary time. As a result of Covid-19 pandemic, the 2020 version, which was slated in Bangladesh and later postponed to 2021, was ultimately cancelled.
UAE and Malaysia booked their berths by the qualifying route after coming into the ultimate of the 10-team ACC Girls’s T20 Championship that passed off in June. UAE, undefeated and eventual champions in that competitors, defeated the hosts Malaysia within the closing by 5 wickets.