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MIRPUR (Staff Report) – Sri Lanka will Thursday (today) face off United Arab Emirtaes in the second match of main round of 2016 Asia Cup at Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium in Mirpur, Bangladesh.

The match will start at 19:00 (Local Time) and 18:30 (Pakistan Standard Time).

The first game of the mega event was played between India and Bangladesh when the first won by 45 runs.

As many as ten matches will be played between five participant teams; Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates; in the main round. Two top teams will play final match on March 6 at Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Mirpur.

Earlier United Arab Emirates qualified for the main round by remaining number one among Afghanistan, Nepal and Hong Kong in the first round.

This is the first time when Asia Cup is being played in T20 format. All of the matches will be day/night and played at Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium in Mirpur, Bangladesh.

Sri Lanka Squad:

Lasith Malinga (c), Angelo Mathews (vc), Dushmantha Chameera, Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Rangana Herath, Shehan Jayasuriya, Chamara Kapugedera, , Thisara Perera, Sachithra Senanayake, Dasun Shanaka, Milinda Siriwardana, Jeffrey Vandersay

UAE Squad:

UAE: Amjad Javed (c), Swapnil Patil (wk), Rohan Mustafa, Muhammad Kaleem, Mohammad Shahzad, Shaiman Anwar, Mohammad Usman, Mohammad Naveed, Saqlain Haider, Ahmed Raza, Qadeer Ahmed, Usman Mushtaq, Fahad Tariq, Farhan Ahmed, Zaheer Maqsood.

Live Score Card Sri Lanka vs UAE:

Points Table:

Position Team Pld W L T NR Pts
1  Bangladesh 1  0  1  0  0  0
2  India  1  1  0  0  0  2
3  Pakistan  0  0  0  0  0  0
4  Sri Lanka  0  0 0 0 0  0
5  United Arab Emirates  0  0  0  0  0  0

Full Schedule of Asia Cup 2016:

Bangladesh vs India (India won by 45 runs)
Match 1
Date-24/02/2016
Time –  18:30(PST)
          Bangladesh Vs   India Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
Sri Lanka vs UAE 
Match 2
Date- 25/02/2016
Time – 18:30(PST)
Sri Lanka Vs United Arab Emirates Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
Bangladesh vs UAE
Match 3
Date- 26/02/2016
Time – 18:30(PST)
Bangladesh Vs United Arab Emirates Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
India vs Pakistan
Match 4
Date-27/02/2016
Time –18:30(PST)
India Vs Pakistan Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Match 5
Date- 28/02/2016
Time – 18:30(PST)
Bangladesh Vs Sri Lanka Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
Pakistan vs UAE
Match 6
Date-29/02/2016
Time –18:30(PST)
Pakistan Vs United Arab Emirates Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
India vs Sri Lanka
Match 7
Date-01/03/2016
Time –18:30(PST)
India Vs Sri Lanka Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
Bangladesh vs Pakistan
Match 8
Date-02/03/2016
Time –18:30(PST)
Bangladesh Vs Pakistan Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
India vs UAE 
Match 9
Date-03/03/2016
Time –18:30(PST)
India Vs United Arab Emirates Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka
Match 10
Date-04/03/2016
Time –18:30(PST)
Pakistan Vs Sri Lanka Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium
Asia Cup 2016 Final Match
Match 11
Date- 06/03/2016
Time – 18:30(PST)
TBD Vs TBD Venue
Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium