Pakistan take on Hong Kong in match 6 of Asia Cup 2022 in Sharjah on Friday, September 2. The Super 4 stage begins on September 3 with Afghanistan becoming the first team to qualify after beating Bangladesh in match 3. India and Pakistan are placed in group A along with Hong Kong. Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan make up group B. All the matches will be played in Dubai and Sharjah.
Pakistan and Hong Kong both lost to India and thus the match between them is a direct shootout. The team who wins the match will qualify for the next round while the other team will be eliminated. India defeated Pakistan in a close contest by five wickets with just two balls to spare. Pakistan scored 157 batting first which was chased down by India in the final over of their innings. Against Hong Kong, it was a one-sided contest.
Asia Cup 2022 will be hosted by Sri Lanka in UAE. A total of 13 matches will take place during the tournament. India is the defending champions of the tournament, which won the title back in 2018 by defeating Bangladesh in the final. India has also won the most 7 Asia Cup titles so far. Sri Lanka comes next with 5 titles while Pakistan has won 2 titles.
Speaking about the format, this Asia Cup will be played in the 20-20 format as this is the year of the T20 World Cup. During the group stage, each team will play one match against the teams in their group.
The top 2 teams from both groups will qualify for the super four round. During the super 4 round, each team will play one match against the other. The top two teams will qualify for the final which will be played in Dubai on September 11.
Pakistan vs Hong Kong Prediction- Who Will Win Today’s Match Between PAK And HK, Asia Cup 2022, Match 6
Pakistan vs Hong Kong Head To Head
Pakistan and Hong Kong have faced each other in 3 ODI matches to date with Pakistan winning all three matches. Talking of Asia Cup head-to-head, Pakistan have won two Asia Cup games against Hong Kong in the ODI format. Both teams are yet to play a T20I against each other.