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