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Asia Cup Starts Today

Sri Lanka will take on Bangladesh in opening match of the Asia Cup today in Dubai.

Pakistan will kick off their Asia Cup campaign on Sunday against Hong Kong.

The green shirts continue to hold practice sessions in Dubai.

Opener Imam ul Haq along with newly appointed fielding coach Grant Bradburn has joined the squad.

Players already under went special fielding drills with Bradburn and honed their batting and bowling skills.

Pakistan, India and Hong Kong are in group 'A' while Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan form group 'B'. Pakistan play Hong Kong in their first match on September 16, whereas green shirts square-off against India in a thriller on September 19.