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Under-19 World Cup

Nigeria beat Sierra Leone ​to qualify for ICC Under-19 World Cup

Chasing a target of 139 to win, Nigeria slipped to 87 for six at one point, before man of the match Peter Aho scored a priceless 21 not out to see them home.

Mar 24, 2019, 00:12 AM IST

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal congratulates Manjot Kalra on U-19 World Cup win

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday met Under-19 cricketer Manjot Kalra and congratulated him on helping India beat Australia in the World Cup final in New Zealand early this month, an official statement said.

Feb 12, 2018, 21:38 PM IST

IPL auction week was stressful, I was worried: Rahul Dravid

The week around the IPL auction was "stressful" and left India's U-19 coach Rahul Dravid "worried" as some of his players, in the middle of an incredible run in the World Cup, waited with bated breath to land lucrative contracts.

Feb 05, 2018, 21:26 PM IST

It's been a difficult journey, says Prithvi Shaw after WC success

Prithvi Shaw on Monday termed his journey from Virar to Mount Maunganui a "difficult" one and said words can never express the emotions that he felt while guiding the Indian U-19 team to World Cup glory.

Feb 05, 2018, 20:50 PM IST

Under-19 World Cup final: Manjot Kalra will prove to be a good player for the country, says father

As the Indian Under-19 cricket team lifted the World Cup trophy after thrashing Australia by eight wickets in the final on Saturday, the families of the winners said that they could not be more proud of the team for their emphatic victory.

Feb 03, 2018, 18:26 PM IST

How Prithvi Shaw and Co. blazed through to Under-19 World Cup trophy

India's dominance in the 2018 Under-19 World Cup has been nothing short of awe-inspiring.

Feb 03, 2018, 17:23 PM IST

India vs Australia, Under-19 final: Perseverance prevails as Rahul Dravid at last wins a World Cup

Under Dravid's supervision, the Indian Under-19 team beat Australia on Saturday for a record fourth World Cup trophy. 

Feb 03, 2018, 15:43 PM IST

Virat Kohli, Sourav Ganguly, Rohit Sharma stand behind Under-19 stars ahead of World Cup final against Australia

India's Under-19 cricketers can rewrite the record books with a win over Australia in the World Cup final at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand on Saturday.

Feb 02, 2018, 18:45 PM IST

It calls for a toast: Twitter euphoric as India crush Pakistan in U-19 World Cup

India hammered archrivals Pakistan by 203 runs in the ICC U19 World Cup semifinal on Tuesday, with batsman Shubman Gill and medium pacer Ishan Porel setting up a mammoth 203-run win and India's record sixth entry into the final of the tournament, where this time they will face Australia. 

Jan 30, 2018, 14:09 PM IST

India vs Pakistan Under-19 World Cup semi-final: Rahul Dravid excited but knows Pakistan are going to take some beating

"For the last couple of years, we haven’t played Pakistan at this level, so it’s really nice for our boys to have that experience of actually playing against Pakistan,” the India Under-19 coach said ahead of the semis. 

Jan 29, 2018, 18:51 PM IST

Under-19 World Cup: India colts thrash Bangladesh, set up semis date with Pakistan

Title contenders India justified their top billing as they clinically decimated Bangladesh by 131 runs in the quarter-final to set up a mouth-watering last four clash with arch-rivals Pakistan in the ICC U-19 World Cup, here on Friday

Jan 26, 2018, 14:15 PM IST

Under-19 World Cup: Unbeaten, untested India take on Bangladesh in quarters

  An unbeaten India will start overwhelming favourites but will have to guard against complacency against a tricky Bangladesh in the quarterfinals of the ICC U-19 World Cup here on Friday.

Jan 25, 2018, 14:18 PM IST

Under-19 World Cup: Lloyd Pope registers record 8/35 to knock England out

 Lloyd Pope produced something of a cricketing miracle on Tuesday as he took tournament record figures of eight wickets for 35 to bowl Australia into the semi-finals of the under-19 cricket World Cup in New Zealand.

Jan 23, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

Kamlesh Nagarkoti longs to play alongside Kohli, reveals rookie pacer's father

 In a short of span of time, Kamlesh Nagarkoti has become the toast of the town. In a country long longing for a genuine fast bowler, he definitely provides plenty of hope. 

Jan 23, 2018, 13:04 PM IST

Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan disappoint in their last group match

Afghanistan fell short by four runs to Ireland in their final group game of the ICC Under-19 World Cup encounter even as England, the West Indies and New Zealand registered wins against their respective opponents on Saturday.

Jan 20, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

Quarterfinal-bound India hammer Zimbabwe to top Group B

Three-time champions India completed their Group B domination with a comprehensive 10-wicket win over an ill-equipped Zimbabwe in the ICC U-19 World Cup.

Jan 19, 2018, 13:14 PM IST

India firm favourites against Papua New Guinea in U-19 World Cup

The odds will be stacked heavily in favour of India when the title contenders, with an eye on securing a knockout berth, meet minnows Papua New Guinea in the ICC U-19 World Cup here on Tuesday.

Jan 15, 2018, 14:21 PM IST

Under-19 World Cup: Virender Sehwag impressed by Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Shivam Mavi's "serious" pace in India win

 India made a winning start to their 2018 Under-19 World Cup campaign in New Zealand, ticking most of the boxes in their 100-run win against Australia at Mount Maunganui on Sunday.

Jan 14, 2018, 15:01 PM IST

Under-19 World Cup: "That's Tendulkar," Ian Bishop reacts to a Prithvi Shaw drive

The India Under-19 captain scored a masterful 94 off 100 balls against the Australians at Mount Maunganui in New Zealand on Sunday as Rahul Dravid's charges walked away with an easy 100-run win in what was their first game of the tournament.

Jan 14, 2018, 14:19 PM IST

Under-19 World Cup: Under the guidance of Rahul Dravid, India all set to open their campaign against Australia

Optimism mingled with anticipation as India's potential future stars geared up to lock horns with Australia in their big-ticket campaign opener of the ICC U-19 World Cup on Sunday.

Jan 13, 2018, 14:57 PM IST