Malaysia will host the 8-nation U19 Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Eastern regional qualifiers from Jul 02nd – 09th, 2019. U19 team’s from Nepal, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Bhutan, China and Myanmar will take part in the tournament, which will be played in the 50-overs format. The top two countries in the qualifiers will advance to the main draw of 2019 ACC U19 Asia Cup in Jul/Aug 2019 in Sri Lanka and also the 2020 ACC U19 Asia Cup in Dec 2020 in UAE.
Asian Cricket Council have announced the schedule for the Eastern region qualifiers with China, Myanmar, Nepal and Singapore placed in Group A, while Malaysia, Bhutan, Hong Kong and Thailand are placed in Group B of the competition. After the completion of the single round-robin group stages, the top 2 team’s from each group will advance to the finals stage (semifinals and final).
All matches will be staged at Kinrara Oval, STC (Selangor Turf Club) Oval, Bayuemas Oval and TPCA (Tamilian Physical Cultural Association) Oval in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. All games will start at 10am local time at all the venues.
UAE U19 and Kuwait U19 have qualified for U19 Asia Cup from the Western Region qualifiers held in UAE in Apr/May 2019.
ACC U19 Asia Cup Qualifiers Schedule
|02 July 2019||Malaysia vs Thailand at Kinrara Oval;
Nepal vs Myanmar at STC Oval;
Singapore vs China at Bayuemas Oval
|03 July 2019||Singapore vs Myanmar at Kinrara Oval;
Malaysia vs Bhutan at STC Oval;
Hong Kong vs Thailand at Bayuemas Oval
|05 July 2019||Nepal vs Singapore at Kinrara Oval;
Myanmar vs China at STC Oval;
Hong Kong vs Bhutan at Bayuemas Oval
|06-07-2019||Malaysia vs Hong Kong at Kinrara Oval;
Nepal vs China at Bayuemas Oval;
Thailand vs Bhutan at TPCA Oval
|08-07-2019||SF1: A1 vs B2 at Kinrara Oval;
SF2: B1 vs A2 at STC Oval
|09-07-2019||Final at Kinrara Oval||10:00AM|