The tournament, which will feature 16 countries in 48 matches, is to be held in the Caribbean for the first time in its 14-edition history and will run from 14 January to 5 February.
ICC U19 Men’s Cricket World Cup Groupings:
Group A - Bangladesh, England, Canada, United Arab Emirates
Group B - India, Ireland, South Africa, Uganda
Group C - Afghanistan, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Zimbabwe
Group D - Australia, Scotland, Sri Lanka, West Indies
ICC U19 Men’s Cricket World Cup Venues:
St Kitts and Nevis - Warner Park, Conaree, (Sandy Point - Warm-up match venue only)
Guyana - Guyana National Stadium, (Everest - Warm-up match venue only)
Trinidad and Tobago - Brian Lara Cricket Ground, Queens Park Oval, Diego Martin
Antigua and Barbuda - Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Ground, Coolidge Cricket Ground
But New Zealand will not be present, with the team having to withdraw due to the mandatory quarantine restrictions for minors that they would have faced on their return journey from the tournament. Scotland replace the Black Caps in the tournament.