I am very happy, says Unmukt Chand on arrival

Updated: Aug 28, 2012, 17:19 PM IST

Mumbai: The victorious Indian Under-19 cricket team led by opening batsman Unmukt Chand arrived to a rousing reception here this afternoon from Australia after winning the age-group World Cup in Townsville on Sunday.

On arrival Chand said, "I am very happy. We played well in Australia and won it. It`s a proud feeling." He further added "The reception is quite good. We did not expect it but it felt really special.”

Chand, who has followed in the footsteps of Kaif and Kohli, by leading the country to the under-19 title, is in the India A squad to be led by Abhinav Mukund, which is to tour New Zealand next month