U-19 World Cup

U-19 World Cup hero Manjot Kalra wants to emulate Virat Kohli

U-19 World Cup hero Manjot Kalra wants to emulate Virat Kohli

After his successful return from New Zealand, Manjot spares some time to tackle a rapid fire round. 

Feb 16, 2018, 16:30 PM IST
After U-19 WC triumph, pacer Ishan Porel ready for 'boys-to-men' transition

After U-19 WC triumph, pacer Ishan Porel ready for 'boys-to-men' transition

The Kolkata pacer, who bounced back from a serious foot injury to make significant contributions in the final two matches of the U-19 World Cup, arrived at his hometown amid huge fanfare.

Feb 06, 2018, 21:09 PM IST
Only first-class grind can groom India U-19 pacers, says bowling coach Paras Mhambrey

Only first-class grind can groom India U-19 pacers, says bowling coach Paras Mhambrey

"They will experience failures as well as successes and will eventually evaluate themselves," said India U-19 bowling coach Paras Mhambrey.

Feb 06, 2018, 18:04 PM IST
Yuvraj pahji's tips helped me excel at U-19 World Cup, says Shubman Gill

Yuvraj pahji's tips helped me excel at U-19 World Cup, says Shubman Gill

India's U-19 World Cup hero Shubman Gill said senior pro and veteran batsman Yuvraj Singh guided him and gave batting tips in the past, which helped him excel in India's trophy-winning campaign in New Zealand.

Feb 06, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
'Magic spell' behind Pakistan's U-19 World Cup defeat to India

'Magic spell' behind Pakistan's U-19 World Cup defeat to India

Pakistan under-19 cricket team manager Nadeem Khan on Sunday said his side's crushing loss to eventual champions India in the World Cup semifinals could be a result of magic art.

Feb 04, 2018, 20:57 PM IST
What next for India's U-19 World Cup winners? Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly advise

What next for India's U-19 World Cup winners? Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly advise

Cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly have emphasised on smooth transition of the Under-19 World Cup winning players, who impressed with their discipline and controlled aggression during their victorious campaign.

Feb 04, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
Watch: How India U-19 Champions are celebrating World Cup victory

Watch: How India U-19 Champions are celebrating World Cup victory

The dominant run of the Indian team in the tournament ended after they chased down the target of 216 against Australia in 38.5 overs.

Feb 03, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
Preview: History awaits Rahul Dravid's boys at U-19 World Cup final against Australia

Preview: History awaits Rahul Dravid's boys at U-19 World Cup final against Australia

  Unstoppable so far, India would be aiming to rewrite the record books with a fourth title when the Rahul Dravid-coached side squares off against an equally formidable Australia in the final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup, here on Saturday.

Feb 02, 2018, 13:16 PM IST
Pakistan cricket needs a Rahul Dravid, says Ramiz Raja

Pakistan cricket needs a Rahul Dravid, says Ramiz Raja

Lamenting Pakistan's 203-run defeat at the hands of India in the semifinals of the ICC U-19 World Cup in New Zealand, Ramiz said he was pretty shocked at the margin of loss.

Jan 31, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
Is Shubman Gill the new 'Yuvraj' from Punjab?

Is Shubman Gill the new 'Yuvraj' from Punjab?

A heady mixture of silken grace and dollops of brute power has always defined Punjab school of batsmanship and the latest to have emerged from that stable is 18-year-old Shubman Gill.

Jan 30, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Shubman Gill: India's new cricket hero from Firozpur wants to play all formats

Shubman Gill: India's new cricket hero from Firozpur wants to play all formats

Gill was awarded Man-of-the-Match award for his 94-ball 102 not out in India's win over Pakistan in the U-19 World Cup semifinal on January 30, 2018, in Christchurch.

Jan 30, 2018, 14:51 PM IST

India defeat Pakistan by 203 in under-19 world cup semi finals, qualifies for finals

India defeat Pakistan by 203 in under-19 world cup semi finals, qualifies for finals. Watch to know more.

Jan 30, 2018, 12:37 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: India won because of Rahul Dravid but we had no one, say dejected Pak fans

U-19 World Cup: India won because of Rahul Dravid but we had no one, say dejected Pak fans

The Indian cricket team defeated Pakistan by a whopping 203 runs to storm into the final of U-19 Cricket World Cup.

Jan 30, 2018, 12:10 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: India thrash Pakistan by 203 runs to storm into final

U-19 World Cup: India thrash Pakistan by 203 runs to storm into final

India halted Pakistan to just 69 runs after scoring 272. The team will now face Australia in the final of the U-19 World Cup on February 3.

Jan 30, 2018, 08:23 AM IST
ICC U-19 World Cup: Australia enter final, await winner of India vs Pakistan semifinal

ICC U-19 World Cup: Australia enter final, await winner of India vs Pakistan semifinal

Australia sauntered into the ICC U-19 World Cup final by halting Afghanistan's dream run with a six-wicket victory, built around Jack Edward's half-century after a splendid bowling show. The Aussies will now take on the winner of Tuesday's semifinal between archrivals India and Pakistan.

Jan 29, 2018, 12:20 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: India expected to extend domination against Zimbabwe

U-19 World Cup: India expected to extend domination against Zimbabwe

A quarter-final berth already secured, India will be aiming to keep their unbeaten run intact when they take on another weak opponent in Zimbabwe in the ICC Under-19 World Cup on Friday.

Jan 18, 2018, 20:09 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: Holding a baby, India captain Prithvi Shaw enjoys time off the field

U-19 World Cup: Holding a baby, India captain Prithvi Shaw enjoys time off the field

During the match between South Africa and West Indies, a family of spectators asked the India skipper to hold and pose with their baby.

Jan 18, 2018, 19:49 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: India hammer Australia for an emphatic 100-run win

U-19 World Cup: India hammer Australia for an emphatic 100-run win

In an authoritative show, Indian colts trounced Australia by a massive 100-run margin in their ICC Under 19 World Cup opener with bowlers complementing a splendid batting performance, here.

Jan 14, 2018, 15:02 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: Afghans stun Pakistan, NZ beat Windies on opening day

U-19 World Cup: Afghans stun Pakistan, NZ beat Windies on opening day

Afghanistan's five-wicket win over fellow South Asians Pakistan and New Zealand's eight-wicket thrashing of defending champions West Indies were the highlights of the opening day of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
This Afghanistan batsman averages more than Don Bradman

This Afghanistan batsman averages more than Don Bradman

Afghanistan batsman Bahir Shah Mahboob has achieved something that even the most exemplary of past and present batting greats couldn't, i.e., having a batting average better than Don Bradman.

Jan 10, 2018, 14:25 PM IST