Asia Cup 2018 Live Streaming is exclusively available only in Australia, New Zealand, and Continental Europe (Excluding UK). One of the prestigious Cricket Tournaments, Asia Cup is a tournament held biennially between the Asian Countries. The tournament is now back with its fourteenth edition in 2018 and is being held in United Arab Emirates.


Originally the championship was established in 1983 to promote good relations between the Asian Countries. Countries like India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, UAE, Hong Kong, and Afghanistan play in the Asia Cup. Though many countries like Malaysia, Nepal, Oman, and Singapore take part in the qualifiers, UAE and Hong Kong managed to reach the group stage of the tournament in 2004. Afghanistan managed to enter the tournament for the first time in in 2014 in the twelfth edition of Asia Cup.


It was announced in 2015 that Asia Cup tournaments will be organized on rotational basis between One Day International and T20 International formats based on the upcoming world event formats. The first Asia Cup in T20 format tournament was played in 2016 right before the upcoming T20 World Cup.


Asia Cup usually follows the Round Robin format and the teams are divided into two groups. The same will be followed in Asia Cup 2018 too along with a knockout. As 6 nations are participating in the championship this year, the groups comprise of three teams each with each team in a group playing the other twice. The top two performers from the group proceed to the Super Four section which then funnels two teams into the Final.


The Six teams that will be participating in Asia Cup 2018 namely India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, and Hong Kong. Group A comprises of India, Pakistan and Hong Kong, and Group B comprises of Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The Indian team is led by Rohit Sharma, Sri Lanka by Angelo Mathews, Pakistan by Sarfraz Ahmed, Bangladesh by Mashrafe Mortaza, Afghanistan by Asghar Afghan and Hong Kong by Anshuman Rath.


The matches start on 15th September 2018 with Bangladesh taking on Sri Lanka in the first match. 13 matches are organized in two venues- the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai and Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi. All the matches will start at 05:00 PM IST and can be watched Live on YuppTV from Australia and Continental Europe (Except UK).


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Asia Cup Squads


India


Rohit Sharma (C), Shikhar Dhawan (VC), MS Dhoni, K L Rahul, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Ambati Rayudu, Hardik Pandya, Kedhar Jadhav, Manish Pandey, Jasprit Bumrah, Axar Patel, Khaleel Ahmed, Shardul Thakur, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal.


Pakistan


Sarfraz Ahmed (C, WK), Mohammed Amir, Babar Azam, Shadab Khan, Shoaib Malik, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Faheem Ashraf, Usman Khan, Imam-ul-Haq, Haris Sohail, Fakhar Zaman, Shan Masood, Asif Ali, Junaid Khan, Mohammed Nawaz.


Sri Lanka


Angelo Mathews (C), Kusal Perera (WK), Kusal Mendis, Thisara Perera, Akila Dananjaya, Dilruwan Perera, Dushmantha Chameera, Amila Aponso, Suranga Lakmal, Kasun Ranjitha, Upul Tharanga, Dhananjaya De Silva, Dhanushka Gunathilaka, Lasith Malinga, Dasun Shanaka.


Bangladesh


Mashrafe Mortaza (C), Shakib Al Hasan (VC), Mustafizur Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim, Tamim Iqbal, Mominul Haque, Rubel Hossain, Liton Das, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat, Ariful Haque, Nazmul Islam, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Abu Hider, Mohammed Mithun.


Afghanistan


Asghar Afghan (C), Rashid Khan, Mohammad Shahzad (WK), Aftab Alam, Javedi Ahmadi, Rahmat Shah, Yamin Ahmadzai, Mohammad Nabi, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ihsanullah, Munir Ahmed, Saimullah Shenwari, Najibullah Zadran, Sayed Shirzad, Gulbadin Naib, Hashmatullah Shahidi.


Hong Kong


Anshuman Rath (C), Ehsan Khan, Cameron McAuslan, Waqas Khan, Christopher Carter, Babar Hayat, Nadeem Ahmed, Scott McKechnie, Tanwir Afzal, Ehsan Nawaz, Nizakat Khan, Kinchit Shah, Aftab Hussain, Aizaz Khan.