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Asia Cup 2023 Captain, Vice Captain, Coaches for All Teams

Asia Cup 2023 Captain: The rise and fall of a cricket team will always depend on the team’s coordination and decision-making skills of the leader – in other terms known as CAPTAIN.

Though the captain will play a key role, a bunch of support staff in the dressing room will also have their respective roles in winning a match. From maintaining a player’s fitness to strategizing a game plan, many minds will work behind the playing 11.

Asia Cup 2023

The 16th edition of the Asia Cup tournament is scheduled to play between August – September and will be jointly hosted by Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Asia Cup 2023 will also be the first of its kind to be co-hosted by multiple countries.

Four matches of the Asia Cup 2023 will be played in Pakistan while the remaining nine matches of the tournament will be played in Sri Lanka.

As per the Asia Cup 2023 Schedule, the first match of the tournament will be played between Pakistan and Nepal on August 30 at Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan.

Asia Cup 2023 Teams

The six teams of the Asia Cup 2023 will be divided into 2 groups of three teams. The top 2 teams of the Asia Cup 2023 points table of each group will advance to the super four round where the top two teams will advance to the final. Check out the Asia Cup 2023 Teams below:

Group A

  • Pakistan
  • India
  • Nepal

Group B

  • Sri Lanka
  • Bangladesh
  • Afghanistan

Asia Cup 2023 Captains

Asia Cup 2023 Captain: Rohit Sharma has been named as the captain of the Indian squad for the Asia Cup 2023 while Babar Azam will lead the Pakistan side. Check out the Asia Cup 2023 Captain for all participating teams:

Team Name Captain
India Rohit Sharma
Pakistan Babar Azam
Nepal Rohit Paudel
Afghanistan Hashmatullah Shahidi
Bangladesh Shakib Al Hasan
Sri Lanka TBA

Asia Cup 2023 Vice Captains

Asia Cup 2023 Captain: Hardik Pandya will be the deputy for Rohit Sharma while Shadab Khan named as the vice-captain of the Pakistan Asia Cup 2023 Squad. Check out the full Asia Cup 2023 Vice Captain for all participating teams below:

Team Name Vice Captain
India Hardik Pandya
Pakistan Shadab Khan
Nepal TBA
Afghanistan TBA
Bangladesh Litton Das
Sri Lanka TBA

Asia Cup 2023 Coaches

Asia Cup 2023 Coaches: Every participating board will name a set of support staff to assist the team in various ways including coaching. Check out the Asia Cup 2023 coaches and support staff details for all participating teams below:

Pakistan

Grant Bradburn has been named as the head coach of the Pakistan Cricket team. Check out the Pakistan’s coaches and support staff details for Asia Cup 2023 below:

Position Name
Team manager Rehan-ul-Haq
Director – Pakistan men’s team Mickey Arthur
Head coach Grant Bradburn
Batting coach Andrew Puttick
Bowling coach Morne Morkel
Fielding coach Aftab Khan
Assistant coach Abdul Rehman
Team doctor Dr Sohail Saleem
Strength and conditioning coach Drikus Saaiman
Physiotherapist Cliffe Deacon
Media Manager Ahsan Iftikhar Nagi
Security manager Retd Lt Col Usman Anwari
Digital content producer Ammar Ahsan
Psychologist Maqbool Ahmad Babri
Analyst Talha Ejaz
Masseur Malang Ali

Bangladesh

Chandika Hathurusingha will be the head coach of the Bangladesh Cricket team for the Asia Cup 2023 season. Check out the Bangladesh’s coaches and support staff details for Asia Cup 2023 below:

Position Name
Team director Khaled Mahmud
Team manager Nafees Iqbal
Head coach Chandika Hathurusingha
Assistant coach Nic Pothas
Spin bowling coach Rangana Herath
Fast bowling coach Allan Donald
Fielding coach Shane McDermott
Strength and conditioning coach Nick Lee
Physiotherapist Mujadded Sunny
Performance analyst Shrinivas Chandrasekaran

Nepal

Monty Desai has been named as the head coach of the Nepal Cricket Team for the Asia Cup 2023 edition. Check out the Nepal’s coaches and support staff details for Asia Cup 2023 below:

Position Name
Head Coach Monty Desai
Cricket Manager Binod Das
Fitness & Strengthening Coach Rakesh Gohil
Team Manager Dipen Pokhrel
Physiotherapist Vikram Neupane
Team Doctor Dr Abhisekh Raj Singh

India

Rahul Dravid has been named as the head coach of the Indian cricket team for the Asia Cup 2023 series. Check out the India’s coaches and support staff details for Asia Cup 2023 below:

Position Name
Head coach Rahul Dravid
Batting coach Vikram Rathour
Bowling coach Paras Mhambrey
Fielding coach T Dilip

Afghanistan

Jonathan Trott has been named as the head coach of the Afghanistan cricket team for Asia Cup 2023. Check out the Afghanistan’s coaches and support staff details for Asia Cup 2023 below:

Position Name
Head coach Jonathan Trott
Assistant coach Dawlat Zadran
Batting coach Dawlat Ahmadzai
Bowling coach Hamid Hassan
Fielding coach Mirza Safi

Sri Lanka

Chris Silverwood has been named as the head coach of the Sri Lanka cricket team for the Asia Cup 2023 series. Check out the Sri Lanka’s coaches and support staff details for Asia Cup 2023 below:

Position Name
Head coach Chris Silverwood
Assistant coach Naveed Nawaz
Consultant Coach  Mahela Jayawardene
Spin Bowling coach Piyal Wijetunge
Fast Bowling Coach Dharshana Gamage
Fielding Coach Anton Roux
Physiotherapist Chris Clarke
Physical Performance Manager Grant Luden
Analyst Shirantha Niroshana

 

CHECKAsia Cup 2023 Squad For All Teams – Players List with Role

Asia Cup 2023 Venue

All matches of the Asia Cup 2023 will be played across 4 different venues across Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Pakistan

  • Gaddafi Stadium – Lahore(3 Matches)
  • Multan Cricket Stadium – Multan(1 Match)

Sri Lanka

  • R. Premadasa Stadium – Colombo(6 Matches)
  • Pallekele International Cricket Stadium – Kandy(3 Matches)

FAQs

When Will the Asia Cup 2023 begin?

The Asia Cup 2023 will begin on August 30 with the final match scheduled to play on September 17 at R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.

Which Country Hosts Asia Cup 2023?

Asia Cup 2023 will be co-hosted by Pakistan and Sri Lanka and it will also be the first of its kind to be co-hosted by multiple countries.

Does Asia Cup 2023 have a reserve day?

YES, the Asia Cup 2023 final will alone have a reserve day which is September 18, 2023.

How many teams will play in the Asia Cup 2023?

A total of 6 teams will participate in Asia Cup 2023 which includes India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal.

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