The team that will represent the UAE in the second leg of the ‘Sky247.net Tri-Series March 2022, supported by Sat Sport News’ was named today by the Emirates Cricket Board. Teams from Nepal and Papua New Guinea will participate in the tri-series with hosts UAE, which will form a part of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2 (CWCL2).
The 50-over tri-series will be contested at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium (Sharjah) and the Dubai International Stadium from Tuesday, March 15th to Tuesday, March 22nd (Dubai Sports City).
“The first leg of the Sky247.net series showcased truly exciting cricket by three very capable teams. These games clearly demonstrated the competency of our Associate Nations,” said Dr Tayeb Kamali, Selection Committee Chairman, Emirates Cricket Board.
“While our team celebrated its success and achievements, it also spent time on constructive reflection. Through these reflections, we now have the opportunity to assess, analyze and implement as we commence the second leg of the series.
“We look forward to our players continue to demonstrate their capabilities with the second leg and build on the team’s cohesiveness as we work toward our collective goal; to secure UAE a place in the ICC CWC23 Qualifiers.”
UAE squad: Ahmed Raza (C), Chirag Suri, Muhammad Waseem, C P Rizwaan, Vriitya Aravind, Asif Khan, Basil Hameed, Rohan Mustafa, Kashif Daud, Zahoor Khan, Junaid Siddique, Alishan Sharafu, Akif Raja, Aryan Lakra
*Reserves: Mohammad Boota, Karthik Meiyappan, Rahul Bhatia
UAE’s fixtures for the Sky247.net Tri-Series March 2022
Tuesday, March 15th, UAE vs PNG – Sharjah Cricket Stadium
Friday, March 18th, UAE vs Nepal – Dubai International Stadium
Saturday, March 19th USE vs PNG – Dubai International Stadium
Monday, March 21st UAE vs Nepal – Dubai International Stadium