Cricket News Asia Cup 2018 begins today; Know complete schedule, date, match details, timings and more

first_imgNew Delhi: Asia Cup 2018, a One Day International (ODI) cricket tournament is set to start from September 15 in the United Arab Emirates. This is the third time UAE is hosting the multi-nation cricket extravaganza after hosting it in 1984 and 1995. India will come in as the defending champions in the 14th edition of the 2018 Asia Cup. The last edition of the Asia Cup was held in Bangladesh and Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur hosted the final where India defeated Bangladesh by 8 wickets.ALSO READ: Asia Cup: 15 Interesting Stats and Facts of Asia’s biggest cricketing eventA total of 13 ODI matches will be played in the Asia Cup 2018 with the final match scheduled on September 28, 2018 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Apart from it, the Sheikh Zayed Stadium is the other stadium that will host matches of Asia Cup.India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka are the participating teams in the 2018 Asia Cup.ALSO READ: WATCH: Inzamam-ul-Haq attacks Indian fan for calling him ‘aloo’, ‘motuAsia Cup 2018 Full Schedule:Date        Match DetailsSep 15, Sat |  Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Match, Group B | Dubai International Cricket Stadium, DubaiSep 16, Sun | Pakistan vs Hong Kong, 2nd Match, Group A | Dubai International Cricket Stadium, DubaiSep 17, Mon | Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan, 3rd Match, Group B | Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu DhabiSep 18, Tue | India vs Hong Kong, 4th Match, Group A | Dubai International Cricket Stadium, DubaiSep 19, Wed | India vs Pakistan, 5th Match, Group A | Dubai International Cricket Stadium, DubaiSep 20, Thu | Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, 6th Match, Group B | Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu DhabiSep 21, Fri  | TBC vs TBC, Super Four, Match 1 | Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai TBC vs TBC, Super Four, Match 2 | Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu DhabiSep 23, Sun | TBC vs TBC, Super Four, Match 3 | Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai TBC vs TBC, Super Four, Match 4 | Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu DhabiSep 25, Tue | TBC vs TBC, Super Four, Match 5 | Dubai International Cricket Stadium, DubaiSep 26, Wed | TBC vs TBC, Super Four, Match 6 | Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu DhabiSep 28, Fri | TBC vs TBC, Final| Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more

Hundreds of school nurses and health techs to be furloughed in Palm Beach County

first_imgAround 140 school nurses and health technicians  are set to be furloughed in Palm Beach County in the the coming weeks.The decision was made as result of last week’s decision to start the 2020-2021 school year with virtual learning, according to an announcement by the Health Care District of Palm Beach County.The Director of Community Engagement Robin Kish, made the announcement on Monday saying that those effected by the decision will be notified by Friday and the furloughs will begin on August 3rd.Furloughed nurses will still have the ability to collect accrued sick and vacation time and to continue contributing towards their health benefits until they can return to work.Kish also reported that 60 nurses with seniority were given the options of voluntarily vacating their positions and to receive severance pay.Once schools reopen, the health care district plans to restaff the 170 public schools with full-time registered nurses.last_img read more