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ACC U-19 Asia Cup Cricket : Nepal reach semifinals


KATHMANDU — Nepal,for the first time, has reached the semi-final of ongoing ACC U-19 Asia Cup Cricket semi-finals after Bangladesh defeated defending champions India by eight wickets on Tuesday.

Earlier, Nepal had won their game against Malaysia by eight wickets in a must-win match of the ACC U-19 Asia Cup on Tuesday held at in Bayuemas Oval, Kuala Lumpur but had to wait for the result of the Bangaldesh-India match.

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Bangladesh topped the table with six points from three games by Nepal with four points.

Nepal defeated India by 19 runs on Sunday.

Nepal will play Afghanistan, the group toppers of Group B on November 17 in the semi-final. Similarly, Bangladesh will take on Pakistan on November 16.