As you all might be aware of the fact that Asia Cup 2016 is providing an entertainment and fun filled rivalry as Pakistan India will be facing each other. Not only this but the new format of T20 in the tournament will result in a sort of practice for the upcoming World Cup for both the teams.
Despite others teams like SriLanka and Bangladesh included in the tournament, it is being said that the thriller match between India and Pakistan will be the most entertaining match. The fact that the two teams haven’t played for almost 3 years so it makes it all the more exciting.
With SriLanka still in the transition phase after players retiring experts don’t see them winning despite being the champions of the format. Lets show you a few comments made by Indian cricketers:
“Whether we play Bangladesh, Pakistan or Sri Lanka and wherever we are playing, we have to continue our good form,” Shastri said.
“When I go into field I go to play cricket with bat and ball, playing with Pakistan is not different. It’s competitive and Pakistan is a strong team,” Kohli said.
Habibul Bashar, retired player of Bangladesh said
“In the T20 format any team can beat anyone on a given day. Still, if we have to single out a team as favourites, I would say it is India.”
“They are an in-form team. Also they now play Twenty20 cricket more than anyone else.”
No doubt that the tournament will be fun filled and exciting for the fans but the Pakistan India rivalry will be at the center of attention.