Nepal have been drawn in yet another tough group of the ACC U-19 Asia Cup beginning in the United Arab Emirates from December 28 to January 4.
Nepal were pitted against Asian Test playing giants India and Pakistan along with hosts the UAE in Group ‘A’. Nepal were also drawn against India and Pakistan along with Malaysia in the inaugural edition of the U-19 Asia Cup last year where the team was knocked out from the group stage.
Two teams from each group will make it to the semi-finals. Group ‘B’ consists of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Afghanistan. Nepal wil begin their campaign with a match against Pakistan at the ICC Global Cricket Academy on the inaugural day and play India the next day.
They will round of the league stage wih the match against Malaysia on December 31.