India Under 19

  • Vijay Zol to captain India in under-19 Asia Cup November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol has been named captain of the India under-19 squad for the ACC Asia Cup in the UAE, which will begin on December 28. Kerala wicketkeeper Sanju Vishwanadh, who was part of the Under-19 team for the Asia Cup in 2012, has been appointed Zol's...
  • 18-year-old Shreyas Iyer's 67-ball 109 helps India U-19 hammer Aussies September 28, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Shreyas Iyer smashed a quickfire century to help Indian under-19 beat Australia by 18 runs in a rain-curtailed encounter and enter the finals of the quadrangular tournament here on Friday. With this victory, India U-19 rounded off their league engagements unbeaten, winning all three of their matches. They had...
  • India Under-19 skipper Zol wants to emulate Dhoni July 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Elated after his debut assignment as captain ended in the India under-19 team winning the tri-series Down Under, Vijay Zol says he wants to emulate senior side skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Zol led the Indian team from front to win the triangular series in Australia, remaining unbeaten all through....
  • India U-19 side storms into final of Tri-nation series July 8, 2013

    Darwin: India sailed into the final of the Under-19 Tri-nation Series after a clinical all-round display saw them post a comfortable seven-wicket win over Australia here on Monday. Opting to bowl, India restricted Australia to 191 for six in the allotted 50 overs, before chasing down the target in 45.4 overs. Aamir...
  • DRS: Unmukt could be a beacon for youngsters September 1, 2012

    Hello and welcome once again to DRS, my very own take on matters cricketing. Until a few days ago, very few in the country at heard of Unmukt Chand; but one incredible innings in the Under-19 World Cup final has transformed Unmukt from just another promising teenage cricket batsman into...
  • 'Don't waste Harmeet, Unmukt at junior level' August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: India have some "exceptional talents" in spinner Harmeet Singh and young batsman Unmukt Chand, who should not be wasted at the junior level as they are good enough to be in any Test side in the world, former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has suggested. Chappell even went on to...
  • India win U-19 quadrangular tournament in Aus April 15, 2012

    Townsville: An unbeaten century by Under-19s skipper Unmukt Chand led India to the quadrangular tournament title in Australia, beating the hosts by seven wickets in the final on Sunday. The visitors overpowered the Australians by chasing down a modest 195-run target with 44 balls to spare. India, though, should thank...