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)
Ali Aamer Naseer
Vinayak Vijaya Raghavan
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Hamad Mohammed Arshad
More Information about the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2022 can be found here.