The rivalry between India and Pakistan is one of the most heated in cricket. India vs Pakistan Asia Cup have provided the world of cricket with countless spectacular moments over the years. Because both countries only play each other in ICC competitions and the Asia Cup, the rivalry has grown even more intense.
Due to political tensions between the two countries, the BCCI has halted all bilateral connections with its Pakistani equivalent. The IND vs PAK Asia Cup rivalry dates back to 1984, when the first edition of the championship was held.
India defeated Pakistan by 54 runs in their first Asia Cup match. Pakistan, on the other hand, defeated India for the first time in the Asia Cup in 1995.
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India vs Pakistan Head-to-Head Statistics for the Asia Cup
So far in the Asia Cup, India and Pakistan have played 16 games. And it is reasonable to conclude that the Men in Blue certainly hold the upper hand in the Asia Cup rivalry between India and Pakistan. In one-day internationals, India has won seven of the thirteen games, while Pakistan has won five. One game finished in a tie. In the Twenty20 International format, India leads the arch-rivals 2-1.
IND vs PAK Asia Cup Head-to-Head:
|India Win %||53.85%||66.66%|
|Pakistan Win %||35.71%||33.33%|
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup ODI Head-to-Head Statistics:
India and Pakistan have played 13 games against each other in the 50-over Asia Cup format. India has won seven of the thirteen games, while Pakistan has won five. During the 1997 edition, one of the games finished in a tie.
IND vs PAK Asia Cup Head-To-Head Record in the ODI format:
|India Win %||53.85%|
|Pakistan Win %||35.71%|
India vs Pakistan T20I Asia Cup head-to-head statistics:
In 2016, the Asia Cup was contested in T20I format for the first time. Since then, India and Pakistan have played three games against each other, with the former holding the advantage in the shortest format as well. India has won two of the three games, while Pakistan has won one.
IND vs PAK Asia Cup Head-To-Head record in T20I format:
|India Win %||66.66%|
|Pakistan Win %||33.33%|
IND vs. PAK Asia Cup, Date: April 13, 1984
India won by 54 runs in 46 overs (Surinder Khanna 56; Shahid Mahboob 1/23) over Pakistan in 39.4 overs (Mohsin Khan 35; Roger Binny 3/33).
Due to bad bilateral relations with the Island Nation, India boycotted the Asia Cup hosted by Sri Lanka in 1986.
Pakistan vs India Asia Cup, Date: October 31, 1988
Pakistan 142/10 in 42.2 overs (Moin-ul-Atiq 38; Arshad Ayub 5/21) lost by 4 wickets to India 143/6 in 40.4 overs (Mohinder Amarnath 74*; Abdul Qadir 3/27).
(In the 1990/91 season, India hosted the Asia Cup for the first time. Pakistan declined to participate in the competition due to bad bilateral relations with India.)
(Due to political tensions between India and Pakistan, the 1993 Asia Cup had to be canceled. It was scheduled to take place in Pakistan.)
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup, 7 April 1995
Pakistan 266/9 in 50 overs (Inzamam-ul-Haq 88; Anil Kumble 2/29) defeated India 169 in 42.4 overs (Navjot Sidhu 54; Aaqib Javed 5/19) by 97 runs.
IND vs PAK Asia cup, Date: July 20, 1997
Brief Score: Pakistan 30/5 in 9 overs (Salim Malik 10) vs India – No Result
Pakistan vs India Asia Cup, Date: July 21, 1997
Pakistan vs. India in a nutshell (Match abandoned because no ball was bowled)
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup, June 3, 2000
Pakistan 295/7 in 50 overs (Mohammad Yousuf 100; Anil Kumble 3/43) defeated India 251/10 in 47.4 overs (Ajay Jadeja 93; Abdul Razzaq 4/29).
PAK vs IND Asia Cup, Date: July 25, 2004
Pakistan 300/9 (Shoaib Malik 143; Irfan Pathan 3/52) defeated India 241/8 (Sachin Tendulkar 78; Shabbir Ahmed 2/38) by 59 runs in 50 overs.
IND vs PAK Asia Cup, Date: June 26, 2008
Pakistan 299/4 in 50 overs (Shoaib Malik 125; RP Singh 1/44) lost by 6 wickets to India 301/4 in 42.1 overs (Virender Sehwag 119; Iftikhar Anjum 2/61).
Pakistan vs India Asia Cup, Date: July 2, 2008
India 308/7 in 50 overs (MS Dhoni 76; Iftikhar Anjum 3/51) lost by 8 wickets to Pakistan 309/2 in 45.3 overs (Younis Khan 123*; Piyush Chawla 1/53).
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup, Date: June 19, 2010
Pakistan 267/10 in 49.3 overs (Salman Butt 74; Praveen Kumar 3/53) lost by 3 wickets to India 271/7 in 49.5 overs (Gautam Gambhir 83; Saeed Ajmal 3/56).
PAK vs IND Asia Cup, Date: March 18, 2012
Pakistan 329/6 in 50 overs (Nasir Jamshed 112; Ashok Dinda 2/47) lost by 6 wickets to India 330/4 in 47.5 overs (Virat Kohli 183; Mohammad Hafeez 1/42).
IND vs PAK Asia Cup, Date: March 2, 2014
India 245/8 in 50 overs (Ambati Rayudu 58; Saeed Ajmal 3/40) lost by 1 wicket to Pakistan 249/9 in 49.4 overs (Mohammad Hafeez 75; Ravichandran Ashwin 3/44).
Pakistan vs India Asia Cup, Date: February 27th
Pakistan 83/10 in 17.3 overs (Sarfaraz Ahmed 25; Hardik Pandya 3/8) lost by 5 wickets to India 85/5 in 15.3 overs (Virat Kohli 49; Mohammad Amir 3/18).
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup, Date: September 19, 2018
Pakistan 162 in 43.1 overs (Babar Azam 47; Bhuvneshwar Kumar 3/15) lost by 8 wickets to India 164/2 in 29 overs (Rohit Sharma 52; Shadab Khan 1/6).
PAK vs IND Asia Cup, Date: September 23rd, 2018
Pakistan 237/7 in 50 overs (Shoaib Malik 78; Jasprit Bumrah 2/29) lost by 9 wickets to India 238/1 in 39.3 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 114).
IND vs PAK Asia Cup, Date: August 28, 2022
Pakistan 147/10 in 19.5 overs (Mohammad Rizwan 43; Bhuvneshwar Kumar 4/26) lost by 5 wickets to India 148/5 in 19.4 overs (Ravindra Jadeja 35; Mohammad Nawaz 3/33).
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup, Date: September 4, 2022
India (181/7 in 20 overs; Shadab Khan 2/31) were defeated by Pakistan (182/5 in 19.5 overs; Mohammad Rizwan 71; Ravi Bishnoi 1/26) by 5 wickets.
India vs Pakistan Asia Cup Overall Clashes
|13 Apr 1984||India||54 runs||ODI||Sharjah|
|31 Oct 1988||India||4 wickets||ODI||Dhaka|
|7 Apr 1995||Pakistan||97 runs||ODI||Sharjah|
|20 Jul 1997||No Result||–||ODI||Colombo|
|21 Jul 1997||Match Abandoned||–||–||–|
|3 Jun 2000||Pakistan||44 runs||ODI||Dhaka|
|25 Jul 2004||Pakistan||59 runs||ODI||Colombo|
|26 Jun 2008||India||6 wickets||ODI||Karachi|
|2 Jul 2008||Pakistan||8 wickets||ODI||Karachi|
|19 Jun 2010||India||3 wickets||ODI||Dambulla|
|18 Mar 2012||India||6 wickets||ODI||Mirpur|
|2 Mar 2014||Pakistan||1 wickets||ODI||Mirpur|
|27 Feb 2016||India||5 wickets||T20||Mirpur|
|19 Sep 2018||India||8 wickets||ODI||Dubai|
|23 Sep 2018||India||9 wickets||ODI||Dubai|
|28 Aug 2022||India||5 wickets||T20||Dubai|
|4 Sep 2022||Pakistan||5 wickets||T20||Dubai|
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