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Asia Cup 2022 Complete Details Of Hong Kong Squad All You Need To Know About

Hong Kong beat United Arab Emirates (UAE) by eight wickets to qualify for the Asia Cup 2022 T20 tournament on Wednesday.
Hong Kong chased down a target of 148 to secure its third successive win in the Asia Cup qualifiers held at the Al Amerat Cricket Stadium in Muscat, Oman.

Ahead of the final league match, Hong Kong and UAE were put in a must-win situation after Kuwait’s whirlwind win over Singapore helped it to take the lead on Net Run Rate.

Their match against India will be on August 31 in Dubai, followed by the clash against Pakistan in Sharjah on September 2. Co-incidentally, Hong Kong had defeated UAE in the 2018 qualifiers to join India and Pakistan in the same group of the ODI Asia Cup event.

HK ASIA CUP 2022 Team

Hong Kong Full Squad

This is Hong Kongs 4th Asia Cup

HK Captain

Nizakat Khan (c)

Kinchit Shah

Zeeshan Ali

Haroon Arshad

Babar Hayat

Aftab Hussain

Ateeq Iqbal

Aizaz Khan

Ehsan Khan

Scott McKechnie (wk)

Ghazanfar Mohammad

Yasim Murtaza

Dhananjay Rao

Wajid Shah

Avesh Khan

Ayush Shukla

Ahan Trivedi

Mohammad Waheed

How did Hong Kongs's team qualified for Asia Cup 2022?

Hong Kong’s disciplined bowling effort after winning the toss then helped it to restrict UAE to 147. Skipper Nizakat Khan and opener Yazim Murtaza then powered the side to a quick start in the chase. The duo recorded Hong Kong’s highest-ever T20I opening partnership (85) before Nizakat fell for 39. The chase then went down to the wire before Hong Kong crossed the line with six balls to spare.

For the UAE, their captain CP Rizwan top-scored with 49 from 44 balls, including four fours, while all-rounder Zawar Farid smashed 41 off 27 balls after coming in at number seven, hitting two fours and three sixes, to give their bowling attack something to defend.

It was 37-year-old spinner Ehsan Khan who was named man of the match for his 4-24 in his four overs as the brakes were applied to the UAE innings.

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Asia Cup 2022 Complete Matches Details, Venues, Timings, Day,and Group Matches

The wait is finally over as the battle for Asian supremacy commences on 27th August with the all-important final on 11th September. The 15th edition of the Asia Cup will serve as ideal preparation ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup.

Match Day Date Teams Group Venue Time PM
1 Saturday 27th Aug SL vs AFG Group-B Dubai 07:30
2 Sunday 28th Aug IND vs PAK Group-A Dubai 07:30
3 Tuesday 30th Aug BAN vs AFG Group-B Sarjah 07:30
4 Wednesday 31th Aug Ind vs HK Group-A Dubai 07:30
5 Thursday 1st sept SL vs BAN Group-B Dubai 07:30
6 Friday 2nd sept PAK vs HK Group-B Sarjah 07:30
7 Saturday 3rd sept B1 vs B2 Super-4 Sarjah 07:30
8 Sunday 4th sept A1 vs A2 Super-4 Dubai 07:30
9 Tuesday 6th sept A1 vs B1 Super-4 Dubai 07:30
10 Wednesday 7th sept A2 vs B2 Super-4 Dubai 07:30
11 Thursday 8th sept A1 vs B2 Super-4 Dubai 07:30
12 Friday 9th sept B1 vs A2 Super-4 Dubai 07:30
13 Sunday 11th sept Final [1st super 4 vs 2nd super 4} Dubai 07:30

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