Asia Cup 2022 Players List All Team Squads, Schedule, Format, Groups

The Asia Cup 2022 is nearing its start date and the boards of the cricketing nations involved in this prestigious event have started to announce the squads. Therefore, we are here the Asia cup 2022 players list all team and details related to this fascinating tournament.

This Asia Cup will be played in T20 format to gear up for the T20 world cup 2022 which going to be held in Australia in October. The giants of Asia India and Pakistan have already announced the squads for the upcoming event surprisingly some big names are missing.

Six teams will play in the main round of the tournament, five teams have automatically qualified and one team who wins the qualifying round will take place in the main round. Teams are divided into two groups two from each group will qualify for the super 4.

Asia Cup 2022 Players List All Team

The Board of Cricket Council India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board have announced the 15-man squads for the event. The likes of Jasprit Bumrah, Harshal Patel, Shoaib Malik, and Ishan Kishan are missing from the squads due to numerous reasons.

The prospect of India playing Pakistan multiple times has created huge excitement among cricketing fans as India will look to take revenge for the last year’s T20 world cup defeat and Pakistan under the captaincy of Babar Azam will look to continue their good form in T20 internationals.

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The event will offer some great matches with the rebuilding teams like Sri Lanka, Bangladesh will try to regain their confidence by competing against the best teams on this continent. Afghanistan is always a dangerous T20 side that can beat any team on their day.  

Asia Cup 2022 Format and Groups

The schedule is announced by International Cricket Council and there will be two groups consisting of three teams. Each team will play the other team in the group once and the two best teams from both groups will qualify for the super 4 round. In that round, all teams will play each other once and the two best teams will play in the final of the tournament. The main round of the tournament will start on 27th August 2022 and the final is going to be played on 11th September 2022.

Here is the list of teams for the group stage.

Group A

  • Pakistan
  • India
  • Qualifying team from the qualification round

Group B

  • Afghanistan
  • Bangladesh
  • Sri Lanka

Asia Cup 2022 Schedule

Here is the schedule for the matches set by ICC. Remember the tournament will be played in UAE and it has been shifted from Sri Lanka due to the economic crisis faced by the country.

Date MatchVenueTime (IST)
27-AugSL vs AFGDubai   7:30 PM
28-AugIND vs PAKDubai   7:30 PM
30-AugBAN vs AFG Sharjah7:30 PM
31-AugIndia vs QualifierDubai7:30 PM
1-SepSL vs BANDubai   7:30 PM
2-Sep           Pakistan vs QualifierSharjah7:30 PM
3-Sep                  B1 vs B2 Sharjah7:30 PM
4-Sep                  A1 vs A2Dubai   7:30 PM
6-Sep                 A1 vs B1 Dubai   7:30 PM
7-Sep                  A2 vs B2Dubai   7:30 PM
8-Sep                A1 vs B2  Dubai   7:30 PM
9-Sep                  B1 vs A2Dubai   7:30 PM
11-SepFinalDubai7:30 PM


Asia Cup 2022 Players List All Team Squads

Here is the list of players announced by the board who will defend their national colors in the upcoming event.

Asia Cup India Squad Players List 2022

  1. Rohit Sharma (c)
  2. KL Rahul
  3. Virat Kohli
  4. Suryakumar Yadav
  5. Rishabh Pant
  6. Deepak Hooda
  7. Dinesh Karthik
  8. Hardik Pandya
  9. Ravindra Jadeja
  10. R Ashwin
  11. Yuzvendra Chahal  
  12. Ravi Bishnoi
  13. Bhuvneshwar Kumar
  14. Arshdeep Singh
  15. Avesh Khan
  16. Standby: Shreyas Iyer, Axar Patel, Deepak Chahar

Asia Cup 2022 Team List Pakistan

  1. Babar Azam (c)
  2. Shadab Khan
  3. Asif Ali
  4. Fakhar Zaman
  5. Haider Ali
  6. Haris Rauf
  7. Iftikhar Ahmed
  8. Khushdil Shah
  9. Mohammad Nawaz
  10. Mohammad Rizwan
  11. Mohammad Wasim Jnr
  12. Naseem Shah
  13. Shaheen Shah Afridi
  14. Shahnawaz Dahani
  15. Usman Qadir

Sri Lanka

  • Squad yet to be named


  • Squad yet to be named


  • Squad yet to be named

Those who haven’t announced the squad yet will soon announce them and we will provide the updated list once released by the respective boards. The excitement is at the peak of cricket fans as they will surely witness some great matches in this tournament.

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