Emerging Asia Cup 2019 kickstarts on 14 November and will be played until 23 December. The participating teams in the competition include Sri Lanka, Oman, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, India, Bangladesh and Hong Kong.
Let’s take a look at the squads and players who can make an impact.
Sri Lanka Emerging squad: Charith Asalanka (c), Kamindu Mendis (vc), Pathum Nissanka, Hasitha Boyagoda, Minod Bhanuka, Ashen Bandara, Sammu Ashan, Nishan Madushka, Jehan Daniel, Asitha Fernando, Kalana Perera, Shiran Fernando, Ramesh Mendis, Amila Aponso, Sachindu Colombage
Players to watch out: Charith Asalanka, Kamindu Mendis, Minod Bhanuka, Amila Aponso
Oman Emerging squad: Amir Kaleem (c), Aqib Ilyas (vc), Jatinder Singh, Suraj Kumar, Sandeep Goud, Muhammed Naseem, Khurram Nawaz Khan, Mehran Khan, Sanuth Ebrahim, Jay Odedra, Badal Singh, Muhammed Nadeem, Ahmed Fayyaz Butt, Kaleemullah and Gopendra Bohra.
Players to watch out: Amir Kaleem, Aqib Ilyas, Jatinder Singh, Ahmed Fayyaz Butt
Afghanistan Emerging squad: Samiullah Shinwari (c), Munir Ahmad Kakar (WK), Abdul Malik, Nasir Omar, Bahir Shah, Tariq Stanikzai, Darwish Rasooli, Wahid Shafaq, Shahidullah Kamal, Najat Masood, Azmatullah Omarzai, Wafadar Momand, Shawkat Zaman, Abdul Wasi and Yusuf Zazai.
Players to watch out: Samiullah Shinwari, Wafadar Momand, Darwish Rasooli
Pakistan Emerging squad: Saud Shakeel (c), Rohail Nazir (vc & wk), Akif Javed, Amad Butt, Haider Ali, Hasan Mohsin, Imran Rafiq, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Asad, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Mohsin, Omair Bin Yousuf, Saif Badar, Sameen Gul and Umar Khan.
Players to watch out: Saud Shakeel, Rohail Nazir, Amad Butt, Haider Ali, Mohammad Hasnain
Nepal Emerging squad: Gayendra Malla (c), Dipendra Singh Airee (vc), Sharad Vesawkar, Sompal Kami, Karan KC, Binod Bhandari, Rohit Kumar Paudel, Lalit Narayan Rajbanshi, Pawan Sarraf, Sundeep Jora, Sushan Bhari, Ishan Pandey, Md Arif Sheikh, Abinash Bohara and Kushal Bhurtel
Players to watch out: Gayendra Malla, Dipendra Singh Airee, Sharad Vesawkar, Sompal Kami, Karan KC
Hong Kong Emerging squad: Aarush Bhagwat, Aftab Hussain Ahsan Abbasi, Aizaz Khan (C), Cameron McAulsan, Ehsan Khan, Haroon Arshad, Hassan Khan Mohammad, Kinchit Shah, Mohsin Khan, Nasrulla Rana, Nizakat Khan, Raunaq Kapur, Shahid Wasif, Wajid Shah Mohammad
Players to watch out: Nasrulla Rana, Nizakat Khan, Kinchit Shah, Aizaz Khan, Ehsan Khan
Bangladesh Emerging squad: Nazmul Hossain Shanto (captain), Naim Sheikh, Yasir Ali Chowdhury, Afif Hossain, Zakir Hasan, Minhajul Abedin Afridi, Aminul Islam Biplob, Soumya Sarkar, Tanvir Islam, Mahmud Hasan, Mehedi Hasan Rana, Sumon Khan, Abu Hider Rony, Mahadi Hassan, Mahidul Islam Bhuiyan.
Players to watch out: Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Aminul Islam Biplob, Naim Sheikh, Soumya Sarkar, Abu Hider Rony
India Emerging squad: Vinayak Gupta, Aryan Juyal, BR Sharath (Captain), Chinmay Sutar, Yash Rathod, Arman Jaffer, Sanveer Singh, Shivam Mavi, Hrithik Shokeen, SA Desai, Aditya Thakare, SR Dubey, Kumar Suraj, P Rekhade & Kuldip Yadav
Players to watch out: BR Sharath, Shivam Mavi
GROUP A: Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Afghanistan & Oman
GROUP B: India, Bangladesh, Hong Kong & Nepal