The 2018 Asia Cup Cricket presently underway in United Arab Emirates is the 14th Edition of Asia Cup Cricket. This edition is ODI format (50 Over ).India defeated Pakistan by 8 Wickets and the tournament has now progressed to Super 4’s stage.
The 1988 Asia Cup (also Known as Wills Asia Cup) was held in Bangladesh from 27 Oct to 04 Nov 1988 under the aegis of Asian Cricket Council. Four teams participated in the tournament. Bangladesh was the host nation but was still an Associate member of ICC.The Matches were played in Dhaka and Chittagong.
India defeated Sri Lanka in the final played in Bangabandhu National Stadium Dhaka on 04 Nov 1988.
Bangladesh issued a set of three stamps 10 Taka (Bowler in action) ,5 Taka (Batsman in action) and 1 Taka (Wicket-Keeper in action).The stamps were issued on 27 Oct 1988.
Pakistan Television started broadcasting in 1964 in what was East Pakistan .The name was changed to Bangladesh Television in 1971.The first color broadcast started in 1980 and BTV World started in 2004.
A Set of two stamps were issued on 25 Dec 1989 to mark Silver Jubilee of Bangladesh Television (BTV). A FDC is listed.