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Sam
October 29, 2006, 05:01 PM
Second Afro-Asian Cup in Chennai in June 2007

The second edition of the Afro-Asia Cup is scheduled to be held at Chennai in June 2007. Both men and women will contest in matches between Asia XI and Africa XI.
The tournament was first held last year in South Africa (http://cms.hq.cricinfo.org/ci/content/story/216278.html). The series was drawn 1-1 with one game being abandoned owing to rain. The players will be selected after the World Cup in 2007. The panel of selectors will comprise past cricketers from the two continents.
The total prize money for the event is set to be US$100,000. The winner in each game will receive US$25,000, the Man of the Match US$5000 and the Man of the Tournament US$10000. Participating players will be paid US$5000 for each match.
Schedule

Two 20/20 games on June 5, 2007
1st ODI - June 6
2nd ODI - June 8
3rd ODI - June 10
Cricinfo (http://content-usa.cricinfo.com/ci/content/story/265955.html)

Who are going to play from Bangladesh? What about Men and Women in those matches.
Are they going to play together in the same match?:-D :-D
If not, where is the schedule for the Women's teams?:confused:

sadi
October 29, 2006, 10:58 PM
Asian men will play with African women or vice-versa.

Sovik
October 30, 2006, 07:45 AM
there will be 6 matches Followed by the final. will be a great tournament

Asia Men Vs Africa Women
Africa Men Vs Asia Women
Asia Men Vs Africa Men
Africa Women Vs Asia Women
Aisa Men Vs Asia Women
Africa Men Vs Africa Women

Final
TBC Vs TBC

Kabir
October 30, 2006, 09:43 AM
It's definitely my lack of knowledge, but is there a BD women's team? How about other women's teams in Asia? Can someone gimme some details please?

Tigers_eye
November 1, 2006, 10:38 AM
Since at least one Bd player will be involved, Mods can move this thread in Bangladesh Cricket section.

Protic
November 15, 2006, 01:40 PM
Both men and women? eh :|
Im sure any 2 from Ashraful,Aftab,Mashrafe,Bashar,Shahriar Nafees will be called.
Mostly Aftab,Ashraful from batsman and Mashrafe from bowler has chances.. because there are better openers than SN in Asia.