asia cup 2023 The opening match is to be played between Pakistan and Nepal shortly. In the match, the captaincy of the Pakistan team is in the hands of Babar Azam and the team of Nepal is in the hands of Rohit Podel. Asia Cup 2023 has started. The first match of the tournament is to be played shortly between hosts Pakistan and Nepal (PAK vs NEP) at the Cricket Stadium in Multan.
- The first match of Asia Cup 2023 will be played today
- Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat in the opening match
- There will be the first clash between Pakistan and Nepal (PAK vs NEP) on the cricket field.
In this match, Pakistan team captain Babar Azam won the toss and decided to bat first.
For the first time in cricket history, the teams of Pakistan and Nepal will be face to face.
Pakistan team has won the title twice in the Asia Cup, while Nepal team has qualified for the Asia Cup for the first time.
Recently in the ODI series against Afghanistan, Pakistan has won the ODI series by 3-0 and has also become the number 1 team in the ODI rankings. In such a situation, Nepal is considered weaker than Pakistan in the opening match.
PAK vs NEP: Babar Azam scored a half-century
Babar Azam has scored a brilliant half-century against Nepal in the first match of the Asia Cup. Babar and Rizwan handled the innings after the team’s first two wickets fell quickly, but after that Pakistan’s next two wickets also fell quickly.
The team’s score is 137 for 4 after 30 overs.
PAK vs NEP: Good partnership between Babar and Rizwan
After a poor start for Pakistan, Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan took over the innings. Both have added 66 runs for the third wicket so far. Babar Azam 34 and Rizwan are standing at the crease after scoring 32 runs.
The team’s score is 91 for 2 after 20 overs.
Asia Cup 2023, PAK vs NEP Live: Pakistan’s first wicket fell
In the opening match of Asia Cup 2023, Pakistan got the first blow on the score of 21 runs. Opener Fakhar Zaman was dismissed after scoring 14 runs. Asif Shake took the catch of Fakhar Zaman. In this way Pakistan got the initial blow and Karan also got his first success.
Pakistan’s score after 6 overs is 25/1
Asia Cup 2023 LIVE: Sompal bowls a maiden over
After conceding 9 runs in the first over of the match, Sompal Kami bowled an economical over in his second over. No runs were scored in the third over of the innings.
Pakistan’s score after three overs is 11/0