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Asia Cup Starts Today

Asia cup one day cricket tournament kicks off today with the opening match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Dubai.

PTV Sports telecast the match live.

Pakistan will kick off their Asia cup campaign on Sunday against Hong Kong.

The trophy unveiling ceremony was held in Dubai where all six captains of the team held joint press conference.

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed said that it’s a great opportunity for all the participating teams and everyone will try to give their best to entertain the fans.

Sarfraz Ahmed said that every match in the tournament is very important and they will try level best to win the tournament.

Pakistan, India and Hong Kong are in group 'A' while Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan form group 'B'. Pakistan plays Hong Kong in their first match on September 16, whereas green shirts square-off against India in a thriller on September 19.