Pakistan gained the toss and determined to bat in opposition to Nepal within the first match of Asia Cup 2023 on Wednesday.
Workforce Inexperienced boasts a few of the top-ranked ODI gamers, with skipper Babar Azam main the best way within the ODI Batter rankings, and the primary sport of the occasion in opposition to underdog Nepal is predicted to be a one-side match.
Pakistan might be eyeing to clinch the Asia Cup title forward of the World Cup marketing campaign.
On the eve of the Asia Cup, Pakistan captain Babar Azam stated he’s excited to play in entrance of the passionate Multan crowd. He felicitated Nepal for qualifying for Asia Cup and hoped that participation would strengthen sport within the nation.
In the meantime, Babar XI is getting into Asia Cup with a optimistic perspective as they topped the ODI groups rankings after securing a whitewash over Afghanistan.
After at present’s opener, Males in Inexperienced will journey to Sri Lanka tomorrow to face off in opposition to India within the second Group-A match. The Island nation will host the third and last match of the group between India and Nepal on four September.