In the history of Asia Cup 2023, India has entered the finals the maximum number of times, know India's rank?
The fifth match of Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 between Sri Lanka and Pakistan was thrilling, Sri Lanka won the match till the last ball. Pakistan snatched this match from the hands of the Sri Lankan team. But the whole match turned upside down on the last two balls. A mistimed boundary followed by a clever two-run drive gave the team the win. With this victory, it has become the first team to reach the final of Asia Cup 2023 the most number of times.
Which team has reached the finals how many times?
Sri Lanka won against Pakistan in the final. Sri Lanka has been the team with the highest number of entries in the Asia Cup in ODI and T20 formats. After India, Sri Lanka, and then Pakistan have reached the finals the maximum number of times. Sri Lanka has reached the finals 12 times, India 10, Pakistan 5 and Bangladesh 3 times.
The Sri Lankan team won the Asia Cup in 2022, defeating the Pakistan team in the finals and registering their name on the trophy. Earlier, they had surprised everyone by defeating the Indian team in the semi-finals. Although India has won the Asia Cup the most number of times, Sri Lanka has won the finals the most number of times.
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Pakistan batted first and scored 252 runs. Star player Mohammad Rizwan scored an unbeaten 86 and Abdullah Shafiq scored 52 runs. On the strength of these two, the Pakistan team crossed the mark of 250. It was difficult for the Sri Lankan team to chase down the challenge given by Pakistan to reach the final. Samarawickrama and Kusal Mendis formed a strong partnership which tilted the match in favor of the team. Pakistan batted last but Asalanka camped on the field. It was he who played the match-winning shot and led the team to victory.