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Under-19 Asia Cup Schedule Announced

WEB DESK: Sri Lanka will host the 8-nation U19 Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Asia Cup from Sep 05th – 14th, 2019. The tournament will be played in the traditional 50-overs format.

Pakistan, India, Afghanistan and Kuwait will be in Group A while Group B will be comprised of host Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal and UAE.

Pakistan to kick off its campaign from September 5 against Afghanistan and will face of India on September 7.

U19 team’s from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan will be joined by UAE, Nepal and Kuwait in the tournament. While UAE and Kuwait qualified from the western region T20 qualifiers held in UAE, Nepal qualified from the eastern region qualifiers held in Malaysia. Bangladesh hosted the 2018 edition of the tournament, which was eventually won by India U19.