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Hi Aatir. First ignore the captain and assistant captain. You have ten players and any order. Figure that out first. Now consider that the pair must be somewhere in there, posted together. There are 11 possible positions, so multiply by 11. Finally consider that the pair could be CA or AC (captain on left or captain on the right). That means doubling the possibilities, so multiply by 2. That's the final answer! Hope this helps,  


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