Asia Cup

Afghanistan Are Minnows No More

Writing from Afghanistan, Anthony Pearson says it is time to drop the 'minnows' tag that has so often been associated with the likes of Afghanistan, Ireland and other emerging teams.
18 June 2014

Afghanistan Appoint Peter Anderson As Academy Coach

Afghanistan have appointed Peter Anderson, the Australian former head coach of Papua New Guinea, as their Academy Head Coach.
11 March 2014

Sri Lanka To Support Afghanistan Development

Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) have been signed which will see Sri Lanka support the development of the game in Afghanistan.
9 March 2014

Sri Lanka Win Fifth Asia Cup As Thirimanne And Malinga Star

Lahiru Thirmanne hit his third One-Day International century to lead Sri Lanka to their fifth Asia Cup.
8 March 2014

Hot Spot - Asia Cup 2014 - Pakistan v Sri Lanka Final Preview

John Pennington and Chetan Narula look ahead to the final of the Asia Cup 2014 and review the final three group games.
7 March 2014

Sri Lanka Win Low-Scorer To Maintain Unbeaten Run

The final group game of the Asia Cup 2014 proved to be a low-scoring affair won by Sri Lanka, who beat Bangladesh by three wickets to make it four wins out of four ahead of Saturday's final against Pakistan.
6 March 2014

Indian Spinners Too Hot For Afghanistan

India rounded off their disappointing Asia Cup campaign by thrashing Afghanistan in Mirpur.
5 March 2014

Comment - The Rise Of The Afghans

Debashish Das tracks the history of cricket in Afghanistan and celebrates their incredible rise to playing and beating some of the best sides in the world.
5 March 2014

Pakistan Qualify For Asia Cup Final, India Knocked Out

Shahid Afridi blasted 59 in 25 balls as Pakistan overhauled a target of 327 to beat Bangladesh with a ball remaining and set up an Asia Cup final against Sri Lanka on Saturday.
4 March 2014

Afridi, An England Win & Cricket Events

The focus in this weeks Around The Grounds is on England taking on the West Indies in a close fought low scoring match. Stephen Parry caught a lot of peoples attention taking 3 wickets on his debut.
4 March 2014

Hot Spot - Asia Cup 2014 - Sri Lanka Impress, India Struggle - Cricket World TV

John Pennington and Chetan Narula look back at the start of the Asia Cup 2014, assessing Sri Lanka's strong performances, Afghanistan's emergence and India's struggles.
3 March 2014

Sri Lanka Thrash Afghanistan To Reach Asia Cup Final

Sri Lanka qualified for the final of the Asia Cup 2014 in emphatic style as they thrashed Afghanistan by 129 runs in their penultimate group game.
3 March 2014

Afridi Completes Thrilling Win For Pakistan

Shahid Afridi hit the third and fourth balls of the final over for sixes as Pakistan scored a dramatic one-wicket win over India in game six of the Asia Cup in Mirpur.
2 March 2014

Afghanistan Claim Historic Victory Over Bangladesh

Game five of the Asia Cup 2014 saw Afghanistan make history with their first ever One-Day International victory over a Test-playing side, beating Bangladesh by 32 runs in Fatullah.
1 March 2014

Sri Lanka Win A Thriller Against India

Sri Lanka took their second win of the Asia Cup 2014 in thrilling fashion as they defeated India by two wickets with four balls to spare in game four in Fatullah.
28 February 2014

Pakistan Off The Mark As Afghanistan Falter

Pakistan survived an early scare against tournament newcomers Afghanistan to win their Asia Cup clash in Fatullah by 72 runs and take their first victory of the competition.
27 February 2014

Thirimanne, Malinga Set Up Opening Win

Lahiru Thirimanne scored a century and Lasith Malinga took five wickets as Sri Lanka held on to beat Pakistan by 12 runs in the opening game of the Asia Cup 2014 in Dhaka.
25 February 2014

Gallery - Asia Cup 2014 Underway

A gallery of images as the Asia Cup 2014 gets underway in Bangladesh with Sri Lanka taking on Pakistan in the opening match.
25 February 2014

Video - Captains Ready For Asia Cup 2014

The captains of the five sides competing in the 2014 Asia Cup - Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka - came together to line up with the trophy in Dhaka.
24 February 2014

Video - Mushfiqur Wants Shakib Ban To Be Reduced

Ahead of the start of the Asia Cup later this week, Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim says he wants a ban that the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) imposed on Shakib Al Hasan to be reduced.
24 February 2014


Hot Spot - #PakvEng Tests preview

(Almost) all smiles for Pakistan