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India will join archrivals Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and debutants Afghanistan in the 2014 Asia Cup that will start on February 25 and run until March 8. The tournament will be played at two venues in Dhaka - at Fatullah and Mirpur. Looking at the fixtures, absence of reserve days looks to be a concern if rain arrives, though Dhaka has a dry season at this time of the year. The high-octane India-Pakistan match is scheduled for March 2. Here's the complete schedule with timings (IST): February 25: Pakistan v Sri Lanka, Fatullah, 1330 IST February 26: Bangladesh v India, Fatullah, 1330 IST February 27: Afghanistan v Pakistan, Fatullah, 1330 IST February 28: India v Sri Lanka, Fatullah, 1330 IST March 1: Bangladesh v Afghanistan, Fatullah, 1330 IST March 2: India v Pakistan, Mirpur, 1330 IST March 3: Afghanistan v Sri Lanka, Mirpur, 1330 IST March 4: Bangladesh v Pakistan, Mirpur, 1330 IST March 5: Afghanistan v India, Mirpur, 1330 IST March 6: Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Mirpur, 1330 IST March 8: Final, Mirpur, 1330 IST

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