ACC Emerging Teams Cup Final
Tigers eye title beating Pakistan today
Bangladesh Emerging Team will meet their Pakistan counterparts today in the final of the 4th ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup 2019 aiming at their maiden title of the tournament at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Dhaka.
Hosts Bangladesh are the hot favourite of the tournament and are the most dominating side so far. They reached semifinal as the unbeaten champions of Group-B. Tigers blew away Hong Kong by nine wickets in their tournament starter and smashed India by six wickets in the following group clash to ensure the semi-final. They demolish Nepal by eight wickets in the last group battle. The emphatic seven-wicket triumph over Afghanistan in the semifinal spotted Bangladesh in the final comfortably.
Pakistan on the other hand, also reached final as unbeaten side. They won against Oman, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan in group stage matches and kick out India winning the nail-biting semifinal by three runs.
Sri Lanka is the team that clinched the title twice among the previous three editions, were exit from the group stage this year. India were the champions of the 1st edition of the tournament. So, the game is going to get new kingship this time for sure.