The players of defending Champions India who are again the favorites to win the title departed on Sunday to Dubai.
India begin their campaign against Pakistan on February 15 in Dubai.
The warm-ip games will be played from today at various venues in the United Arab Emirates.
The South African side is confident of making it to the final and have their sights on meeting India.
However the India skipper Zol is confident his side will defend the title, Zol said, “The pitches in the UAE didn’t have much help for the pacers [during the Asia Cup], “It was more like a batting paradise.”
The fixtures for today’s games which start at 9:30 a.m. local, 5:30 GMT, 11:00 India time are as below:
- Afghanistan U19 vs West Indies U19 at the ICC Academy Ground No 2, Dubai.
- Australia U19 vs Zimbabwe U19
- Bangladesh U19 v PNG U19
- Canada U19 v New Zealand U19
- England U19 v Scotland U19
- India U19 v Sri Lanka U19
- Namibia U19 v South Africa U19
- UAE U19 v Pakistan U19
Follow the live ball-by-ball score and commentary of all these matches on Cricinfo here.
All information related to the tournament can be checked at the official site of the tournament. The highlights videos, news, interviews are being regularly updated to give fans a real time experience of the latest happenings.
The complete schedule of the tournament can be checked by clicking the above image.
Star Cricket TV channel will telecast the U-19 World Cup live in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives, Hong Kong and Singapore. The live streaming can be watched here.
However the live telecast of the warm-up matches is not being done niether live streaming is available at any website. The highlights will be updated here after the games are over.