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October 15, 2003, 04:52 PM
Bangladesh U-19 was announced yesterday for the 4 nation U-19 tournament in pakistan. The other 3 teams are India, Srilanka and host Pakistan.

Nafis Iqbal (captain)
Nafis Ahmed (Co-Captain)
Aftab Ahmed
Sajir Hossain Pavel
Abul Bashar
Arafat Sunny
Nadif Chowdhury
Enamul Haque Jr.
Ziaur Rahman
Iftekharul Islam
Shahadat Hossain
Rubaiyet Haque
Naim Islam

Manager: Akram Khan.

Surprisingly, Talha is not in this team. Also, Adding Aftab to this team means he is not gonna play test.

October 15, 2003, 10:15 PM
This leavesa lot of question mark on the availability of several players. Also, the bowling seems very weak. Talha should have been picked unless they plan to use him against England.

October 16, 2003, 11:00 AM
when was this squad announced?

Nafis Ahmed should be the captain of BD U-19 team for the Pakistan tour.

October 16, 2003, 11:04 AM
The schedule for the tournament is as follows:

October 31 Pakistan vs Bangladesh at National Stadium
Sri Lanka vs India at Gaddafi Stadium

November 2 Pakistan vs India at Gaddafi Stadium
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka at National Stadium

November 4 Pakistan vs Sri Lanka at National Stadium
Bangladesh vs India at Gaddafi Stadium

November 6 Final at Gaddafi Stadium

Pakistan U-19 Quadrangular (http://www-usa.cricket.org/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/CRICKET_NEWS/2003/OCT/360004_PAK_16OCT2003.html)