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Delhi announces Rs.25 lakh reward for Unmukt Chand

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday announced a cash reward of Rs.25 lakh for teenaged cricketer Unmukt Chand who led the Indian team to victory in the final of U-19 cricket World Cup.

St Stephen`s felicitates its champion Unmukt

Putting the bitterness of the past behind, cricketer Unmukt Chand returned to his alma mater today to be cheered and felicitated by his peers and teachers, in what was a fitting homecoming.

Not in a hurry to play for senior team: Unmukt

India Under-19 skipper Unmukt Chand says that he is in no hurry to play for the Indian cricket team.

After Kohli, Unmukt Chand is the batsman to watch out for

The India Under-19 skipper has shown nerves of steel and is the next batsman to watch out for from Delhi after Virat Kohli.

Delhi V-C writes to Maken, assures help to Chand

Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh today assured Sports Minister Ajay Maken that all possible help will be provided to India`s U-19 cricket captain Unmukt Chand, who has been denied admit card for annual examination due to low attendance.

Hopefully college issue will be sorted out: Unmukt

Under-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand is hopeful that his attendance problem in St Stephen`s College will be sorted out amicably within the next few days.

Under 19 Cup hero Harmeet felicitated by his college

In contrast to captain Unmukt Chand, who led India to their third U-19 World Cup win in Australia last Sunday but is facing problems of low attendance in his college, teammate Harmeet Singh is fortunate as his college here has recognised his feats and supported him.

I look upto Virat for inspiration, says Unmukt

His confident strides, the swagger at the crease bear striking similarities with another former India U-19 captain and Unmukt Chand readily agrees that Virat Kohli has been an inspiration for him.

Sibal asks Stephens Principal to ensure Unmukt sits for exams

HRD Minister Kapil Sibal today requested St Stephens College Principal Walson Thampu to use his discretionary powers to ensure that junior cricketer Unmukt Chand, the captain of U-19 World Cup winning team, does not lose an academic year due to low attendance.

Maken to take up Unmukt`s issue with DU & St. Stephen`s

Sports Minister Ajay Maken today stood by India U-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand, assuring to take up his case with the Delhi University and the St. Stephen`s College authorities.

St Stephens row: Dhoni bats for Unmukt

India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni today came out in support of U-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand, who has been denied to appear for the first year BA examinations by his college, St Stephens.

U-19 World Champions: Lost in transition

It is one thing to bask in the glory of a world cup winning performance and another to face the challenges and meet the expectations raised thereafter.

The flip side of U-19 World Cup victory

India has brought home the U-19 World Cup but this does not in any way guarantee a national berth for the young stars.

Tendulkar`s tips proved helpful, says Chand

India`s triumphant under-19 World Cup captain Unmukt Chand today said his team`s interaction with senior batsman Sachin Tendulkar helped the side to regain the coveted title Down Under.

Windies performed well, says U-19 captain Braithwaite

West Indies colts captain Kraigg Braithwaite says his team performed well despite its failure to capture the Under-19 world cup down under.

World Champion India U-19 team return home

India U-19 team returned home to a grand welcome on Tuesday after winning the ICC World Championship held in Australia by defeating the hosts on Sunday.