Asia Cup 2016: Indian cricket team – Squad, schedule, timing, dates, live streaming

Here is all you need to know about India's campaign at the tournament.  

Last Updated: Feb 27, 2016, 17:09 PM IST
Asia Cup 2016: Indian cricket team – Squad, schedule, timing, dates, live streaming

New Delhi: MS Dhoni's Indian side has been termed as the clear favorite to win the 2016 edition of the Asia Cup.

This year, the continental cup has assumed greater importance due to Asian Cricket Council's decision to alter the format.

For the first time, the Asia Cup is being played in T20 format in order to give the team from continent sufficient match practice ahead of the all-important ICC World T20 in India in March.

Here is all you need to know about India's campaign at the tournament.


India's Asia Cup schedule:

February 24: Match 1 - India vs Bangladesh at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

February 27: Match 4 – India vs Pakistan at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

March 1: Match 7- India vs Sri Lanka at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

March 3: Match 9 - Pakistan vs United Arab Emirates at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

March 6: Final - TBC v TBC at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka


Time: All matches will be telecast at 19:00 IST

TV listing: Star Sports 1, 3, HD1 and HD3

Live streaming: Star Sports website, Hotstar