The schedule for the 15th edition of the Asia Cup T20 has been announced.
Tournament set to begin on August 27, with the Sri Lanka taking on Afghanistan in the tournament opener.
India and Pakistan will play a day later in Dubai.
The final is set to be played on September 11.
The tournament was previously scheduled to be held in Sri Lanka, but due to the economic crisis in the country, it was decided to hold the tournament in the United Arab Emirates under the hosting rights of Sri Lanka Cricket.