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Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
United Arab Emirates may host Asia Cup in March 2016 after none of the Asian Test playing nations expressed interest in hosting the one-day tournament. A final decision on the venue will be taken in the next one month.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Hosts Australia overpowered UAE 2-0 to storm into the final of the Asia Cup football tournament.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Under Paul Farbrace, Sri Lanka won the Asia Cup and also grabbed the World Twenty20 title after beating India in the final in Dhaka earlier this month.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 28, 2014
With Anirban Lahiri, partnering his good friend Siddikur of Bangladesh, winning the last of the five foursomes, Asia rallied from 0-5 to 3-7 at the end of the second day with 10 singles matches scheduled for the final day.
Shubhodeep Chakravarty | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Pakistan won the second edition of the ICC World Twenty20 in 2009. Having made the Asia Cup final in Bangladesh on March 8, Pakistani media feels the team has a great chance to make it a tournament 'double' this time.
NDTVCricket | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Even if Pakistan lost the Asia Cup final against Sri Lanka, the league-stage win against India is enough to buoy the Green Shirts ahead of the Twenty20 World Cup.
NDTVCricket | Sunday March 9, 2014
After disaster tours of South Africa and New Zealand, the inability to make it to the Asia Cup final further highlighted the fact that the Indian team is not a well-oiled unit at the moment and coach Duncan Fletcher appears to have run out of ideas.
PrakashGovindasreenivasan | Sunday March 9, 2014
The Angelo Mathews-led Sri Lanka emerged victorious in the Asia Cup 2014 after beating Pakistan by five wickets in the final on Saturday.
NDTVCricket | Saturday March 8, 2014
With their five-wicket win over Pakistan in the 2014 Asia Cup final, Sri Lanka are now the only Test team to have won all their ODI matches (eight) in 2014.
Shubhodeep Chakravarty | Saturday March 8, 2014
Lasith Malinga has three five-wicket hauls against Pakistan, including his 5 for 56 in the Asia Cup final in Mirpur.
NDTVCricket | Sunday March 16, 2014
Lahiru Thirimanne (101), Mahela Jayawardene (75) guide Sri Lanka to their fifth Asia Cup title as they beat Pakistan by 5 wickets in the final. Catch all the highlights.
Press Trust of India | Saturday March 8, 2014
Coming back from a finger injury, former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene has managed just 36 runs from his last four outings.
NDTVCricket | Friday March 7, 2014
The Asia Cup final between Sri Lanka and Pakistan will be a rematch of the tournament's opening game on February 25. The Lankans had won that match with Lasith Malinga taking five wickets for 52 runs
Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
Skipper Misbah-ul Haq says his Pakistan's morale is so high that last-minute changes will not make much of a difference in Asia Cup final versus Sri Lanka.
Agence France-Presse | Friday March 7, 2014
Pakistan will play in their second consecutive Asia Cup final when they take on Sri Lanka, who have been unbeaten in the tournament so far, on Saturday.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
India lost out on a place in the Asia Cup final after finishing third out of five teams. The Men in Blue lost narrowly by two wickets and one wicket to Sri Lanka and Pakistan respectively, while they beat hosts Bangladesh by 6 wickets and minnows Afghanistan by 8 wickets.
NDTVCricket | Thursday March 6, 2014
Captain Angelo Mathews' mature innings of 74 from 103 balls helped Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by three wickets in the last league game of the Asia Cup, after Bangladesh reduced them to 75/5 at one stage while Sri Lanka were chasing an easy target of 205.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Sri Lanka will play final of Asia Cup against Pakistan but their match against Bangladesh is not likely to be easy as the hosts are upbeat after a spirited - although unsuccessful - showing in their previous match.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 5, 2014
India's hopes of a miraculous entry into the final of the Asia Cup got buried under another Shahid Afridi blinder on Tuesday night. India's match against Afghanistan on Wednesday is only of academic interest.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
India's remote mathematical chance of reaching Asia Cup final was dashed after Shahid Afridi and Fawad Alam's heroics helped Pakistan chase record target of 327.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Chasing a record 327, Shahid Afridi (59 off 25) and Fawad Alam (74 off 70) stunned Bangladesh by three wickets and a ball to spare to book place in final against Sri Lanka.
Joshua Nath | Tuesday March 4, 2014
In all probability, it looks like a Sri Lanka vs Pakistan final. However, Bangladesh have a mathematical chance of making the title clash if they beat Pakistan and Sri Lanka with bonus points.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 3, 2014
Kumar Sangakkara yet again emerged top scorer for his side with a patient 76-run knock as Sri Lanka cruised into the final of the Asia Cup following a crushing 129-run win over minnows Afghanistan.
NDTVCricket | Monday March 3, 2014
India now need a miracle to progress to the final as they will have to win by a bonus point against Afghanistan and hope that Sri Lanka lose both their remaining matches.