Under 19 World Cup

  • India beat West Indies by 46 runs to finish fifth in U-19 World Cup 27-02-2014 08:30 PM

    Sharjah: India finished fifth in the Under-19 World Cup after a strong batting effort saw them overcome the West Indies by 46 runs in a high-scoring classification match on Thursday. In the fifth/sixth position play-off match, India overcame Tagenarine Chanderpaul's century to emerge victorious at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Opting...
  • Pakistan edge England to enter U-19 World Cup final 25-02-2014 09:29 AM

    In an absolute cracker of a match, Pakistan beat England by three wickets to enter the final of the Under-19 World Cup on Monday. Chasing England's 204 for seven, Pakistan turned the match around after losing seven wickets for 142 runs. The heroes for Pakistan were Zafar Gohar (37*), who...
  • As it happened: India vs England, U-19 World Cup quarter-finals 22-02-2014 10:28 AM

    ENGLAND INNINGS (chasing 222 to win) Chasing a challenging total of 222, the England batsmen held their nerve and closed the contest in the last over. End of 49.1 overs: Rob Jones (28*) and Rob Sayer (10*) held their nerves to take England past the finish line. Jones struck a...
  • As it happened: Under-19 World Cup, India vs Papua New Guinea 19-02-2014 10:18 AM

    Papua New Guinea Innings (chasing 302 to win): Match over: Riding on a superb batting show by Sanju Samson (86) and magnificent bowling by Kuldeep Yadav (4 for 10), India defeated Papua New Guinea by 245 runs in their Under-19 Cricket World Cup match at Sharjah. Chasing a mammoth 302-run...
  • As it happened: India vs Pakistan, U-19 World Cup 15-02-2014 10:24 AM

    Sarfaraz Khan (74) and Sanju Samson (68) scored half-centuries while Deepak Hooda picked up five wickets as India registered a convincing win. 6.15 p.m. (IST) India claimed the remaining Pakistan wickets, with Deepak Hooda picking 5 for 41. Chama Milind, Aamir Gani and Sarfaraz Khan picked up one wickets each...
  • U-19 WC: England, Sri Lanka, South Africa and Zimbabwe win 14-02-2014 09:13 PM

    Dubai: A 151-run fourth wicket partnership between Ed Barnard and Ben Duckett provided 1998 champions England a solid start in the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup as they defeated the hosts United Arab Emirates by 213 runs in Abu Dhabi today. In the other matches of the day, West Indies...
  • Pakistan the team to beat at U-19 World Cup: Sanju Samson 14-02-2014 05:54 AM

    Current batting sensation Virat Kohli owes the foundation of his current iconic status to the U-19 World Cup, and young batting star from Kerala - Sanju Viswanath Samson - hope to follow in his footsteps at the 2014 edition beginning in the UAE from February 14. Samson made headlines after...
  • Chance for U-19 players to showcase talent at World Cup 13-02-2014 09:58 PM

    Dubai: Future stars will get a chance to show their talent, potential and prowess when the ICC U-19 World Cup gets underway across the United Arab Emirates on Friday. The tournament has provided impetus to the careers of stalwarts like Michael Atherton, Inzamam-ul-Haq, Nasser Hussain, Brian Lara, Sanath Jayasuriya and...
  • India, Pakistan favourites to progress to Super League in Under-19 World Cup 06-02-2014 02:15 PM

    Dubai: Defending champions India and two-time former winners Pakistan are favourites to progress to the Super League quarter-finals from Group A in the ICC Under-19 World Cup that will be staged across the UAE from February 14 to March 1. India, to be led by Maharashtra top-order batsman Vijay Zol,...
  • Vijay Zol to lead India at ICC U-19 World Cup 13-01-2014 06:50 PM

    Vijay Zol has been named as India captain for the ICC Under 19 World Cup starting in the United Arab Emirates on February 15. Zol also led India to junior Asia Cup title recently. The Maharashtra batsman was also part of the Unmukt Chand-led team that lifted the cup last...
  • We are confident of doing well in Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Vijay Zol 07-01-2014 05:48 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol, who led the India under-19 squad to the Asia Cup title, on Tuesday said the team would not rest on its laurels and look to perform well in next month's Junior World Cup in the UAE. "The team has been doing well for the last...
  • India to launch U-19 World Cup title defence against Pakistan 14-12-2013 05:20 PM

    Dubai: Defending champions India will open their ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup campaign against arch-rivals and two-time winners Pakistan at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on February 15. The tournament will be staged across seven venues in the UAE from February 14 to March 1 and will also be participated...
  • U-19 cricketers who made it to the Indian team 24-09-2012 04:57 PM

    After Unmukt Chand led his team to the Under 19 World Cup trophy, there has been a lot of talk about youngsters breaking into the national team. We look at those who made it big, those who didn't, and those still hoping for another chance. THEY MADE IT BIG: Batch...
  • For me education is important, says Unmukt Chand 08-09-2012 02:35 PM

    The U-19 World Cup winning Team India captain, Unmukt Chand, has gone through a tough time on the academic front. But the Delhi boy is now happy to have got the permission to take his exams by the Delhi University and looks forward to focusing on his education. In an...
  • ONGC offers job to Unmukt Chand 04-09-2012 06:43 PM

    New Delhi: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) on Tuesday offered a job to Unmukt Chand, star captain of Under-19 world champion cricket team. "We have today felicitated the star cricketer and have decided to make a job offer," ONGC chairman and managing director Sudhir Vasudeva said in New...
  • Getting a degree Unmukt Chand's top focus 01-09-2012 08:10 AM

    New Delhi: There is relief for Indian cricket's rising star Unmukt Chand. The captain of the Under-19 World Cup winning team is through to the second year of his BA Pass course programme at the St Stephens College with a little help from the government. After a long and protracted...
  • DU allows Unmukt Chand to move to second year of graduation 31-08-2012 11:11 PM

    The decision was announced by Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh after he assured Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken of full support to the young cricketer. ...
  • Unmukt Chand's academic woes: Maken steps in 31-08-2012 08:32 AM

    New Delhi: Sports Minister Ajay Maken has now stepped in to help the Under-19 Indian cricket team captain, Unmukt Chand, solve his academic woes. He has sent a letter to the Vice Chancellor of the Delhi University requesting to not just let Unmukt take his exams, but also change rules...
  • FTN: Are elite schools and colleges biased against sports? 30-08-2012 11:59 PM

    India's Under-19 cricket team captain Unmukt Chand was denied permission to appear for first year BA examinations by his college St Stephen's because of low attendance. ...
  • Academic woes sadden Unmukt Chand's WC win 30-08-2012 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: While the entire U-19 Indian cricket team celebrates its U-19 World Cup win, its captain Unmukt Chand has a niggling worry at the back of his mind. He has a legal case against his University that is denying him the Right to Education. India's World Cup winning Under...
  • Unmukt relives U-19 World Cup success 29-08-2012 08:59 PM

    India captain Unmukt Chand talks about his team's Under-19 World Cup triumph in Australia. ...
  • India U-19 cricketers return to rousing welcome 28-08-2012 08:19 PM

    India's Under-19 World Cup winners returned from Australia on Tuesday. ...
  • Unmukt is ready for senior team: Akram 26-08-2012 05:45 PM

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