Cricket Is Included In 2022 Asiad, Men’s And Women’s T20 Matches.
#Cricket will also be played in 2022 #Asian Games. The 19th Asian Games will take place from September 10, 2022 to 25 September 2022 in Hangzhou, the capital of Yixing Province of China. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) general secretary Rajiv Mehta has given this information. Hangzhou is the third city in China, where Asian Games will be. Earlier in 1990 in Beijing and in 2010 in Guangzhou Asian Games were played.
According to Rajiv Mehta, matches of male and female T20 cricket will be played in 2022 #Asiad. In this regard, IOA will write a letter to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). There have been two cricket competitions in the Asian Games so far, both men and women teams of India did not participate.
Cricket matches for the third time in the Asiad:
Men’s and women’s cricket events were held in Guangzhou in 2010 and in Incheon Asiad in 2014. In 2010, Bangladesh won men’s and Pakistan’s women’s title. Right in 2014, Sri Lanka’s men and Pakistan women’s team became champion.
11 teams participated in 2010:
Men and women from Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Nepal and Maldives and Pakistan, Bangladesh, Japan, China, Nepal, Thailand, Hong Kong, and Malaysia women’s cricket teams participated in the 2010 Asiad.
13 cricket teams participated in 2014:
Women’s teams from Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal, South Korea, China and Maldives and Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Nepal, Thailand, Malaysia, and South Korea have participated in 2014 Asiad.