Kathmandu – A pool of 35 Under-19 players have started their preparation for the upcoming ACC Men’s U-19 Premier Trophy to be held in Kuwait from November 5 to 16, 2014.
Earlier, Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) selected a preliminary squad of 35 players for the first phase of Closed Camp that begun from 6th of October in Kathmandu. The players are preparing at T.U. Ground under Pubudu Dassanayake and other senior coaches.
“The 35 players were selected after their recent performance in U19 National Tournament held in Kathmandu”, Uttam Karmacharya, Acting Secretary of CAN said.
Nepal along with Afghanistan, UAE, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait will compete against each other in the tournament.
The listed 35 players are divided according to their respective Regional team.
|Region 1Niraj Mukhiya
|Region 2Aashif Sheikh
|Region 3Sumit Maharjan
|Region 4Shankar Rana
|Region 5Pranit Thapa
|Region 6Prem Tamang
|Region 7Chandan Jha
|Region 8KhemRaj Paudyal
|Region 9Raju Rijal