All major updates of Hero Intercontinental Cup will be available here. July 13: India vs DPR Korea. Ahmedabad is all set to host the 2019 Hero Intercontinental Cup from July 7 at the Trans Stadia Arena. Event planning, design, and production. Syria, at the 85th spot, is the highest ranked team in this year’s Hero Intercontinental Cup, while India is second highest with a ranking of 101. (3)Tajikistan (2) VS Syria (0)Tajikistan won by 2-0. This is going to be another challenge for the tactician, especially with big assignments in the future. They were eventually knocked out in the group stages of the tournament. North Korea: The team had a forgettable AFC Asian Cup campaign, having each and every match. The other two teams that competed last year were New Zealand and Chinese Taipei. The Blue Tigers are the competition’s defending champions as they lifted the title last year with a victory against Kenya in the final, with Hero of the Tournament Sunil Chhetri scoring twice. July 7: Full Time: India 2-4 Tajikistan July 8: Full Time: Syria 5-2 DPR Korea July 10: Full Time: Tajikistan 2-0 Syria July 13: Full Time: India 2-5 DPR Korea July 15: Full Time: DPR Korea 1-0 Tajikistan July 16: Full Time: India 1-1 Syria July 19: Final: Tajikistan vs DPR Korea (8 PM) India is the defending champions, having won the tournament in last year with a 2-0 win over Kenya in the final. Even though they lost the first match to an upbeat Curacao. It was the first victory under the leadership of Croatian coach Igor Stimac. Defenders: Pritam Kotal, Rahul Bheke, Sandesh Jhingan, Adil Khan, Anas Edathodika, Narender Gahlot, Subhasish Bose, Jerry Lalrinzuala. India recently featured in the King's Cup in Thailand for the very first time. July 18: Final . AIFF has released the official dates of 2019 Hero Intercontinental Cup, which will be organized by India, while hosting three foreign teams namely Tajikistan, DPR Korea and Syria. Total four teams are participating in Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019. The Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019 fixtures are as follows: July 7: India vs Tajikistan. The Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019 fixtures are as follows: All the matches will kick off at 8 PM IST. Goalkeepers: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Amrinder Singh, Kamaljit Singh. Watch all match live on Tv with Star Sports in Nepal. 2022 World Cup qualifiers will kick-start later this year. This is the second edition of the tournament and the first time that it will be played in Ahmedabad. India’s 25-man preliminary squad for Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019. The First match has schedule between Blue Tiger and last year defending champion India and Tajikistan at 8:00 pm (IST). India: Having won the first match against Thailand, the 'Blue Tigers' lost consecutive matches to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain. Mark your calendars , the #HeroIC just 2️⃣ days away! Syria: They managed to garner just a single point in their quota of three matches. Ahmedabad is all set to host the 2019 Hero Intercontinental Cup from July 7 at the Trans Stadia Arena. Star Sports 2 and Star Sports HD will be Broadcast all Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019 Live in Nepal. Wrapping Up- This the second edition of Hero Intercontinental Cup, the first edition won by the blue tiger India in 2018. 2019 is the second edition of Hero Intercontinental Cup, a 4-team association football tournament going to be held at TransStadia Arena in the Indian city of Ahmedabad between the 7th and 19th of July 2019. 2019 Hero Intercontinental Cup fixtures and schedule: Sportrush brings fixtures and schedule for the Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019. Even though India emerged as the champions last year, Syria will be a hard nut to crack for the Igor Stimac led squad. But the 'Blue Tigers', with a relatively young team, scripted a victory over a spirited Thailand squad. India beat Kenya 2-0 in the final to lift Hero Intercontinental Cup 2018. Star India has bagged the Official Broadcasting Rights of Hero Intercontinental Cup in India. Not only that, North Korea conceded 14 goals, which is the most by any team. Intercontinental cup schedule, the event begins on 7th of July, where the hosts India take on Tajikistan at TransStadia Arena, Ahmedabad. Hotstar is a digital partner of Hero Intercontinental Cup. The Indian side, under new head coach Igor Stimac, shall be heading into the tournament on the back of a promising show in the King’s Cup 2019 in Thailand, where they went down 3-1 to Curacao and followed the result with a 1-0 win against the hosts courtesy of a goal from Anirudh Thapa.