ICC U19 World Cup

Bangladesh's Akbar Ali captain of ICC U19 World Cup Team Of The Tournament, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ravi Bishnoi, Kartik Tyagi in playing XI

Asian teams are stamping their dominance on world cricket and it is not just traditional biggies like India who are leading the charge. In the recently concluded ICC Under 19 World Cup, Bangladesh took the honours winning their first title defeating four-time champions India at JB Marks Oval in South Africa's Potchefstroom and now their captain Akbar Ali has been named the skipper of the Cricket World Cup Team of the Tournament announced on Monday.

Feb 11, 2020, 06:24 AM IST

Future of India's cricket in safe hands, says Shoaib Akhtar after Priyam Garg's team defeats Pakistan in Under 19 World Cup semifinal

Shoaib Akhtar hails India's U19 team's overall performance as the defending champions beat Pakistan to reach the finals of the ICC U19 World Cup.

Feb 05, 2020, 12:29 PM IST

India vs Pakistan ICC Under 19 World Cup semifinal: Potchefstroom weather, Senwes Park pitch report

According to the ICC Under 19 World Cup rules, if the India-Pakistan semifinal is washed out then the Boys in Blue will progress as they have won more group-stage matches. Potchefstroom gets some rains every day but according to accuweather.com, there is just 7 per cent forecast of showers.

Feb 04, 2020, 11:48 AM IST

ICC U19 World Cup: Australia’s Sam Fanning penalised for elbowing India's Akash Singh

The charge was levelled by on-field umpires Adrian Holdstock and Sharfuddoula Ibne Shahid, third umpire Wayne Knights as well as fourth umpire Asif Yaqoob.

Jan 30, 2020, 17:38 PM IST

Australia opener Jake Fraser-McGurk scratched by monkey, out of ICC Under 19 World Cup

Australia opener Jake Fraser-McGurk will return home from the ongoing ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in South Africa after being scratched on the face by a monkey at a nature reserve, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Wednesday. Fraser-McGurk, who was attacked while on a team outing after last week’s victory over England in Kimberley, will undergo precautionary treatment in Australia, CA said.

Jan 29, 2020, 12:39 PM IST

U19 ICC World Cup Quarterfinal: India trample Australia by 74 runs, reach semi-finals

The defending champions India are on track to defend their title as they saw off the challenge of Australia in the quarter-finals by beating them by 74 runs. India will now play the winner of Pakistan and Bangladesh. 

Jan 28, 2020, 21:18 PM IST

U19 ICC World Cup Quarterfinal live: India beat Australia by 74 runs to reach semi-finals

The defending champions India are on track to defend their title as they saw off the challenge of Australia in the quarter-finals by beating them by 74 runs. India will now play the winner of Pakistan and Bangladesh. 

Jan 28, 2020, 13:21 PM IST

India U19 vs Australia U19 World Cup Super League Quarterfinal preview, Potchefstroom weather and JB Marks Oval pitch report

The two teams between them share seven ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup tiles with Australia winning the inaugural championship in 1988 followed by triumphs in 2002 and 2010. India, on the other hand, are the most successful team bagging the trophy in 2000, 2008, 2012 and 2018.

Jan 28, 2020, 11:14 AM IST

U-19 World Cup: Bishnoi, Ankolekar star in Indian victory against New Zealand

Left-arm spinner Atharva Ankolekar showed big heart while leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi was all guile in India's 44-run win against New Zealand as they set-up a quarter-final date with Australia in the ICC U-19 World Cup here on Friday. During a rain-hit final group A league encounter reduced to 23-overs per-side, India scored 115 for no loss in 23 overs with openers Yashasvi Jaiswal (57 not out off 72 balls) and Divyansh Saxena (52 no off 62 balls) hitting half-centuries.

Jan 24, 2020, 23:33 PM IST

U19 World Cup: Pakistan colts beat Scotland, West Indies stun Australia in opener

Pakistan U19 will next lock horns with Zimbabwe on January 22.

Jan 20, 2020, 17:47 PM IST

Priyam Garg to lead India at U-19 World Cup next year

The 13th edition of the World Cup will be played between 16 teams, split into four groups. The top two teams from each group will then qualify for the Super League stage.

Dec 02, 2019, 13:41 PM IST

Is it too early to pin hopes on India's U-19 World Cup heroes?

Ravneet Singh Ricky runs a cricket academy and works for Air India. Shalabh Srivastava has gone into oblivion after BCCI suspended him for five years following a sting operation on match-fixing. Ajitesh Argal has played the last of his 10 first-class matches in 2015. Smit Patel is trying to keep his first-class career afloat by playing for India's worst-performing domestic side Tripura.

Feb 04, 2018, 15:35 PM IST

India vs Pakistan: ICC U19 World Cup set to witness a red-hot semifinal

After bagging lucrative deals at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction, members of the unbeaten Indian team will be eager to deliver when they face archrivals Pakistan in the second semifinal of the ICC U19 World Cup here on Tuesday.

Jan 29, 2018, 14:58 PM IST

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

Pakistan queues up on Twitter to praise Rahul Dravid the gentleman

A chance meeting between batting legend Rahul Dravid and Pakistan allrounder Mohammad Hafeez on a flight to New Zealand showed how much respect the Indian commands not just from the current and former cricketers but also from his fans across the border. 

Dec 30, 2017, 17:31 PM IST

Sarfaraz Khan: In-form batsman breaks U-19 World Cup record in final against West Indies

In the on-going tournament, Sarfaraz Khan has scored - 81, 74, 74, 21*, 76, 59 runs. 

Feb 14, 2016, 13:52 PM IST

ICC U19 World Cup: Poor net facility, practice session hits Rahul Dravid's boys - Report

Reports claim that the nets had no overhead covering.

Feb 06, 2016, 14:23 PM IST

ICC U19 World Cup: West Indies coach defends 'Mankad' against Zimbabwe

West Indies face Pakistan on Monday in the quarters and coach Gill went on to defend the decision.

Feb 05, 2016, 18:19 PM IST

ICC U19 World Cup: Hosts Bangladesh reach maiden semi-final after win against Nepal

Bangladesh chased down Nepal's score of 211/9 with ease in 48.2 overs.

Feb 05, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

ICC U19 WC: West Indies' 'Mankaded' run out draws criticism from cricket fraternity

Former and present cricketers criticised the West Indies for this incident.

Feb 02, 2016, 19:24 PM IST