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.

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.

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.

Unmukt is more talented than Gambhir, says coach Bhardwaj

For a coach, it is as difficult to compare two of his favourite students as it is for a parent to discriminate between kids but Sanjay Bhardwaj feels that India U-19 captain Unmukt Chand is a better talent than his other illustrious ward Gautam Gambhir.

It was a total team effort, says U-19 selector Kuruvilla

Junior selection panel chairman Abey Kuruvilla termed the U-19 World Cup triumph as a terrific team performance.
"It was a terrific team performance. They played as a unit right through the tournament and deserved to win,

U-19 World Cup: Australia register six-wicket win over England

Australian team began their U-19 World cup title defence by registering a six-wicket win over arch-rivals England in their opening match on Saturday.

India take on West Indies in ICC U-19 WC

India will take on the West Indies on Sunday in their first game of the ICC Under-19 cricket World Cup which will open on Saturday with three-time champion Australia beginning their title defence against England here.