INDIA UNDER 19

  • Vijay Zol to captain India in under19 Asia Cup November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol has been named captain of the India under19 squad for the ACC Asia Cup in the UAE, which will begin on December 28. Kerala wicketkeeper Sanju Vishwanadh, who was part of the Under19 team for the Asia Cup in 2012, has been appointed Zol's...
  • 18yearold Shreyas Iyer's 67ball 109 helps India U19 hammer Aussies September 28, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Shreyas Iyer smashed a quickfire century to help Indian under19 beat Australia by 18 runs in a raincurtailed encounter and enter the finals of the quadrangular tournament here on Friday. With this victory, India U19 rounded off their league engagements unbeaten, winning all three of their matches. They had...
  • India Under19 skipper Zol wants to emulate Dhoni July 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Elated after his debut assignment as captain ended in the India under19 team winning the triseries 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 U19 side storms into final of Trination series July 8, 2013

    Darwin: India sailed into the final of the Under19 Trination Series after a clinical allround display saw them post a comfortable sevenwicket 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 Under19 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 U19 quadrangular tournament in Aus April 15, 2012

    Townsville: An unbeaten century by Under19s 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 195run target with 44 balls to spare. India, though, should thank...