The symptoms as mentioned in your post suggest that you might be having Allergic bronchitis
Due to hyper-responsiveness of the respiratory tract
mucosa, there is increase bouts of cough.
1. Antihistamine preparations like Allegra
can be taken for symptomatic relief.
, which is used as a maintenance therapy to relieve symptoms of seasonal allergies & asthma
3. Anti tussive formulations are helpful in soothing the throat and reducing the frequency of cough
4. Maintain adequate hydration & take a healthy balance diet.
5. Also make sure that you are well protected from cold, dust & other allergens.
And as you have an important match, avoid taking any sedative histamines or cough suppressants containing opioids.
Wishing you a good health.
Thanks & take care.