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Afghan jnrs to undergo Covid test Tuesday

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 6th September, 2021 10:08:12 PM
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Afghanistan Under-19 cricket team will undergo a Covid-19 test on Tuesday as they gear up for the upcoming series against Bangladeshi counterparts at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.
The tourists are scheduled to start their practice from September 8 before they play five youth one-day internationals and a four-day game against Bangladesh U-19 team.
The visitors arrived in Bangladesh in separate flights for the series, scheduled to start from September 10 and it will be the first international series for any Afghanistan cricket team since the Taliban took over their country.
The remaining four youth ODIs will take place on September 12, 14, 17 and 19 respectively while the four-day game is slated from September 22-25.