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Chand to lead India U-19 team in Aus

Press Trust Of India
Mar 30, 2012 at 07:00pm IST

Bangalore: Delhi batsman Unmukt Chand will lead the India Under-19 team in the upcoming Australian tour during which it will play in a quadrangular one-day tournament starting April 5.

Akshdeep Nath of UP has been named Chand's deputy in the 16-member squad.

Besides India and host Australia, the tournament will feature England and New Zealand.

Unmukt Chand to lead India U-19 team in Aus

Besides India and host Australia, the tournament will feature England and New Zealand.

The tournament will kick-off with Australia taking on England on the opening day, with India slated to play New Zealand the following day.

The tournament concludes with the two finals - on April 15, while the semi-finals are scheduled to be held on April 13.

The squad was picked by the All India Junior Selection Committee in its meeting on March 22 here.

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