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1984 Asia Cup

1984 Asia Cup
Administrator(s) Asian Cricket Council
Cricket format One-Day International
Tournament format(s) Round-robin
Host(s)  United Arab Emirates
Champions  India (1st title)
Participants 3
Matches played 3
Man of the Series Surinder Khanna
Most runs Surinder Khanna (107)
Most wickets Ravi Shastri (4)

The 1984 Asia Cup (also known as the Rothmans Asia Cup) was held in Sharjah, UAE between April 6–13, 1984. Three teams took part in the tournament: India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

The 1984 Asia Cup was a round-robin tournament where each team played the other once. India won both its matches, winning the inaugural Cup. Sri Lanka came in second while Pakistan lost both its matches.


  • Matches 1
    • Group stage 1.1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Group stage

Team P W L T NR NRR Points
 India 2 2 0 0 0 +4.212 8
 Sri Lanka 2 1 1 0 0 +3.059 4
 Pakistan 2 0 2 0 0 +3.489 0
6 April 1984
187/9 (46 overs)
 Sri Lanka
190/5 (43.3 overs)
Zaheer Abbas 47 (68)
Arjuna Ranatunga 3/38 (10 overs)
Roy Dias 57 (95)
Abdul Qadir 2/42 (9 overs)
 Sri Lanka by 5 wickets
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah, UAE
Umpires: Dickie Bird (ENG) & Swaroop Kishen (IND)
Player of the match: Roy Dias

8 April 1984
Sri Lanka 
96 (41 overs)
97/0 (21.4 overs)
Ranjan Madugalle 38 (76)
Madan Lal 3/11 (8 overs)
 India by 10 wickets
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah, UAE
Umpires: Dickie Bird (ENG) & Shakoor Rana (PAK)
Player of the match: Surinder Khanna

13 April 1984
188/4 (46 overs)
134 (39.4 overs)
Surinder Khanna 56 (72)
Shahid Mahboob 1/23 (10 overs)
Mohsin Khan 35 (65)
Roger Binny 3/33 (9.4 overs)
 India by 54 runs
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah, UAE
Umpires: Dickie Bird (ENG) & Herbi Felsinger (SRI)
Player of the match: Surinder Khanna

See also


  • Cricket Archive: Rothmans Asia Cup 1983/84
  • CricInfo: Asia Cup (Ind Pak SL) in Sharjah: Apr 1984

External links

  • Cricinfo tournament page

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