The greatest rivalry of all time, India vs Pakistan, is all set to take place once again this Sunday as the Asia Cup 2022 kick starts on August 27th. The arch-rivals do not see each other in bilateral or tri-nation series and only encounter in ICC or ACC events. Their last blockbuster meeting was during ICC men’s T20 World Cup 2021, and India faced a humiliating defeat.
They are now preparing to revenge on Pakistan, but the men in green’s confidence from their last match’s win is touching the climax either. Including the fans and experts, everyone anticipates 28th August to witness Ind vs Pak on their screens or from stadium.
Meanwhile, the countdown goes on; let’s have a look at head to head records India and Pakistan carry between each other throughout the Asia Cup history.
Ind vs Pak head to head in Asia Cup
Ind vs Pak has happened 13 times throughout the Asia Cup history, out of which India have managed seven victories, whereas Pakistan came victorious in five. One of the 13 matches ended with a no result.
They first saw each other in the ACC tournament in 1984, and India took a massive lead upon the men in green by 54 runs. They made sure to continue the winning streak by winning the next edition. Have a look at the details of further editions below:
In the Asia Cup 1984, India beat Pakistan by 54 runs.
In the Asia Cup 1988, India beat Pakistan by four wickets.
In the Asia Cup 1995, Pakistan beat India by 97 runs.
In the Asia Cup 1997, Match was abandoned due to rain and obtained no result.
In the Asia Cup 2000, Pakistan beat India by 44 runs.
In the Asia Cup 2004, Pakistan beat India by 59 runs.
In the Asia Cup 2008, India defeated Pakistan by six wickets.
Asia Cup 2008, Pakistan won by eight wickets
In the Asia Cup 2010, India beat Pakistan by three wickets.
In the Asia Cup 2012, India defeated Pakistan by six wickets.
In the Asia Cup 2014, Pakistan beat India by one wicket.
In the Asia Cup 2016, India beat Pakistan by five wickets.
In the Asia Cup 2018, India beat Pakistan by eight wickets.
In the Asia Cup 2018, India defeated Pakistan by nine wickets.
Ind vs Pak Asia Cup 2022 squads
Both teams are placed in Group A alongside the Qualifiers, who will be named after winning the Asia Cup 2022 qualifiers. The squads, missing their respective vital seamers, are as follows:
India: Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Deepak Hooda, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan. Standby: Shreyas Iyer, Axar Patel, Deepak Chahar.
Pakistan: Babar Azam (c), Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Naseem Shah, Shahnawaz Dahani, Usman Qadir, Mohammad Hasnain.