13th Edition of T20 Asia cup Which will be schedule to starts from 24th February to 6th March for this T20 League Board of Cricket control in India (BCCI) Secretary Mr. Anurag Thakur has confirmed that Bangladesh host this twenty20 tournament. So Bangladesh will be third successive time Host Asia’s Prestigious cricket events of Asia cup T20 2016.
When Asian Cricket council meet in Singapore its announced that Bangladesh country will host the Upcoming Twenty20 Asia cup of 2016 year while India will host ICC World T20. While Next 2018 Asia cup is awarded to India.
Mr. Thakur said, “Since India would host World T20 next year, the Asia Cup T20 will serve as an ideal preparatory tournament for Asian nations. With international cricket not possible in Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be in midst of monsoon, Bangladesh was the unanimous choice of the members. The 2018 edition in India will be ODI format keeping 2019 World Cup in mind.”
This Asia cup 2016 Total 5 Teams are participating and its are India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and one more team who has comes from the Asia cup 2016 Qualifier. Srilanka is the Defending champions of this Asia cup.