Nepal to take on Afghanistan in ACC Emerging Cup on Saturday
Nepal are set to take on Afghanistan in the opener of the ACC Emerging Teams Cup that is beginning in Singapore from Saturday.
Nepal have been drawn alongside tough contenders India U-23, Pakistan U-23 and Afghanistan in Group A while host Singapore, Sri Lanka U-23, Bangladesh U-23 and UAE are drawn in Group B.
Similarly, Nepal will take on India on August 20 and Pakistan on August 21.
The top two teams from each group will advance to the semi-finals berth of the tournament.
Before visiting to Singapore, Nepal have also played five practice matches with Sri Lanka as part of preparation for the tournament. nepalnews.com