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Afghanistan U-19 team departed for Bangladesh

Afghanistan U-19 team departed for Bangladesh to play five one-day matches against Bangladesh U-19s. The first match is scheduled to be played on 28th September in Sylhet and the tour ends on 6th October with the final match.

Fixtures:

1st Youth ODI – 28th September, Sylhet

2nd Youth ODI – 30th September, Sylhet

3rd Youth ODI – 2nd October, Sylhet

4th Youth ODI – 4th October, Sylhet

5th Youth ODI – 6th October, Sylhet

The team is led by Naveen-ul-Haq who captained Afghanistan U-19s in the ICC U-19 Asia Qualifier Division I in Singapore.

Squad:

Naveen-ul-Haq (c), Naveed Obaid, Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmanullah Gubaz, Darwaish Rasooli, Parwaiz Malikzai, Tariq Stanikzai, Ikram Ali Khel, Nisar Wahdat, Imran Mohammadi, Shams ur Rahman, Mujeeb Zadran, Yousuf Zazai, Wafadar Momand, Qais Ahmad, Azmatullah

The tour will help Afghanistan U-19s in their preparations ahead of the Asia U-19 Cup in Malaysia in November 2017 and the U-19 Cricket World Cup, which will be held in New Zealand from 6th – 26th January 2018.