First Round will consist of eight teams which are divided into two groups:
|Group A||Group B|
|A1: Bangladesh||B1: Zimbabwe|
|A2: Afghanistan||B2: Ireland|
|A3: Nepal||B3: UAE|
|A4: Hong Kong||B4: Netherlands|
The teams which will finish at first in each group will progress to the Second Round.
The Super 10 series
The team that finishes first in Group A will be placed in Group 2 in the Second Round, and the team that finishes first in Group B will be placed in Group 1 in the Second Round.
Group A and B – The Super 10 series
|Group 1||Group 2|
|Sri Lanka||West Indies|
|Qualifier B1||Qualifier A1|