year that the Indian team won’t travel to Pakistan for the Asia Cup 2023. PCB tried hard to convince India but in the end they presented a Hybrid model to Asian Cricket Council which was approved after a couple of meetings.
The upcoming continental tournament will feature two groups with two teams from each group qualifying for the Super Four stage. The top two teams from the Super Four stage will then face off in the final.
India and Pakistan have been grouped together alongside Nepal while Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan are the sides featuring in the other group. Sri Lanka are the defending champions of the Asia Cup, while India won the tournament the last time it was held in a 50-over format in the UAE in 2018.