UGA-U19 vs PNG-U19: Uganda and Papua New Guinea will clash against each other in the semifinals of 13th place playoff of the Plate Division on Friday. Uganda were defeated by UAE-U19 in their last game by the barest of margins. UAE won by one wicket, as they progressed into the 9th place playoff. On the other hand, PNG-U19 were hammered by the hosts, West Indies U19 by a margin of 169 runs. The team that wins the match will play for the 13th spot, whereas, the loser plays for the 15th spot.
Form Guide (Last 4 ODIs)
UGA-U19: L L L L
PNG-U19 – L L L L
Record at Port of Spain
UGA-U19: 2 defeats
PNG-U19 -2 defeats
Standings in Group Stage of U-19 World Cup
UGA-U19 : 4th in Group B
PNG-U19: 4th in Group C
PNG-U19 have faced convincing losses in all four of their encounters so far. On the other end, Uganda atleast put up some kind of a fight against UAE-U19 in their last game, who were certain favorites to win the match. We expect Uganda to build on their momentum, and qualify for the 13th place battle.
UGA are the favorites as per dream11 prediction. Papua New Guinea have scored more than 100 runs in an innings only on one occasion, which came against West Indies in the last game. Uganda’s batting has also been poor, but they have at least managed to put up decent totals on the board.
Bet 365 – To be Announced
Today Match Score: Both teams have struggled with the bat, hence we could see a low scoring battle. Uganda U-19 at least have contributions from a few batsman, however, only Pascal Murungi seems to be putting up a fight for PNG U19 in the batting department.
Today Pitch Report: The pitch at Port of Spain has favored the spinners throughout the tournament. This could be the case again during the clash on Friday, as both teams have a handful of spinners in their squad.
Where to watch UGA-U19 vs PNG-U19 Live Score: Cricbuzz
UGA-U19 vs PNG-U19 timetable: Winner plays for 13th place, loser plays for 15th place
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