Sri Lanka to accompany Bangladesh in Semi Final!
CRICDOT DESK : Sri Lanka’s win over Nepal confirmed the line-up for the semi-finals of the Under-19 Asia Cup. The Sri Lankan youth team reached the semi-finals with the Bangladesh team from Group B. Batting first at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, Sri Lanka averaged 322 for four in a pair of centuries.
Chasing the target, Nepal youth team was all out for 262 runs in 48.5 overs. Sri Lanka secured the semi-final with 4 points in 2 matches with a victory of 80 runs. Earlier, the team lost to Kuwait by a huge margin of 264 runs in their first match.
Like Sri Lankan, Bangladesh also advanced to the semis with 4 points in 2 matches. The Tigers beat Nepal and Kuwait by a huge margin of 154 and 226 runs in their first and second matches respectively.