Pakistan win by 8 wickets
Pakistan will open their Asia Cup campaign on Sunday against the associate nation Hong Kong. Even though Hong Kong does not have yet an ODI status, the match has been given an official ODI status by the ICC. Pakistan have been in brilliant form of late, especially in limited-overs cricket, and they would hope to start off with an easy win against a minnow team.
Hong Kong, on the other hand, will look to somehow find a way to upset the former World Champions. Asia Cup 2018 Pakistan vs Hong Kong ODI match will take place on Sunday, September 16, 2018 and will be played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, begins at 5:00 PM IST. The toss will take place at 4:30 PM IST.
The coverage on the broadcasting channel will begin from 4:00 PM IST. You can catch live scores, live updates and live commentary on ascricket.com.
Pakistan squad: Angelo Mathews(c), Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Upul Tharanga, Thisara Perera, Dasun Shanaka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Akila Dananjaya, Dilruwan Perera, Amila Aponso, Kasun Rajitha, Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera, Lasith Malinga, Niroshan Dickwella, Shehan Jayasuriya
Hong Kong squad: Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Mohammad Mithun, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Ariful Haque, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Nazmul Islam, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Abu Hider Rony, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque