Emirates Cricket Board announce team to compete in ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2022

Emirates Cricket Board has today confirmed the team that will represent the UAE in the upcoming ICC U19 Men’s Cricket World Cup to be played in the West Indies January 14th to February 5th, 2022.

“This is, indeed, a milestone in the history of UAE Cricket.” said Dr. Tayeb Kamali, Selection Committee Chairman, Emirates Cricket. “Our (representative) teams confidently step onto the world-cricket stage and compete with the best. To represent the UAE and wear the flag of the nation is a great honour, and one we know each player will bear with immense pride and respect.” “We wish them a very enjoyable, rewarding tour.” 

Drawn into Group A, UAE’s schedule is;

January Saturday 15th v Canada U19

January Thursday 20th v England U19

January Saturday 22nd v Bangladesh U19

Representing the UAE is;

Alishan Sharafu (C)

Kai Smith

Dhruv Parashar

Punya Mehra

Ronak Panoly

Ali Aamer Naseer

Adithya Shetty

Soorya Sathish

Sailles Jaishankar

Vinayak Vijaya Raghavan

Aayan Khan

Aryansh Sharma

Jash Giyanani

Shival Bawa

Nilansh Keswani

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Editors notes;

Non-Traveling Reserves;

Hassan Khalid

Annant Bhargava

Muhammad Zuhaib

Hamad Mohammed Arshad 

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More Information about the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2022 can be found here