Under19 Wc 2014

  • South Africa lift ICC U-19 World Cup beating Pakistan 01-03-2014 08:34 PM

    Dubai: South Africa lifted the ICC U-19 World Cup defeating Pakistan by six wickets in a low-scoring final encounter here on Sunday. Batting first, Pakistan were bowled out for a paltry 131 in 44.3 overs with right arm medium pacer Corbin Bosch grabbing four for 15 in 7.3 overs. In...
  • U-19 World Cup: Resurgent Pakistan face tough test against South Africa in final 01-03-2014 08:31 AM

    Dubai: South Africa will aim to break the title drought when they lock horns with two-time champion Pakistan in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup final at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Saturday. South Africa finished runner-up in the 2002 and 2008 tournaments while Pakistan remains the only side to...
  • 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...
  • U-19 World Cup: South Africa beat Australia to set up final against Pakistan 26-02-2014 11:04 PM

    Dubai: Fast bowler Kagiso Rabada wreaked havoc with a six-wicket haul as South Africa trounced Australia by 80 runs to storm into the final of the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup on Wednesday. Rabada returned figures of 8.2-0-25-6 as Australia, chasing 231 for victory, lost its last seven wickets...
  • 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...
  • U-19 WC: India thrash Sri Lanka in fifth place play-off match 24-02-2014 07:11 PM

    Dubai: India salvaged some pride as they comfortably beat their Sri Lankan counterparts by 76 runs in a fifth-place semi-final play-off match at the ICC U-19 World Cup here on Monday. In absence of skipper Vijay Zol, who was banned for breaching ICC's Code of Conduct, the Sanju Samson led...
  • Australia, South Africa enter U-19 World Cup semi-finals 23-02-2014 10:18 PM

    Dubai: Australia and South Africa on Sunday booked their places in the last four of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup after winning their respective quarter-final matches. A magnificent century by West Indies' Nicolas Pooran went in vain as Australia reached their third successive semi-final with a comfortable five-wicket victory...
  • India U-19 captain Vijay Zol suspended for a match, Aamir Gani reprimanded 23-02-2014 04:08 PM

    Dubai: India's Under-19 captain Vijay Zol has been suspended for one match, while off-spinner Aamir Gani has been reprimanded after being found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup quarter-final match against England. Zol was found to have breached Article 2.2.8 of...
  • U-19 WC quarters: Defending champions India knocked out of the tournament by England 22-02-2014 07:25 PM

    Dubai: Defending champions India crashed out of the Under-19 World Cup cricket tournament after suffering a three-wicket defeat at the hands of a disciplined England side in the quarter-finals on Saturday. Batting first, India managed 221 for 8, and then saw England chase down the target with five balls to...
  • 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...
  • U-19 WC: Confident India take on England in quarter-final 21-02-2014 05:13 PM

    Dubai: Having won all their group stage matches convincingly, defending champions India will have a slight edge when they lock horns with England in the quarter-finals of the Under-19 World Cup here on Saturday. In-form India had notched up a mammoth 245-run win over New Papua Guinea in their last...
  • India post 245-run win, continue unbeaten run in U-19 WC 19-02-2014 05:54 PM

    Sharjah: Sanju Samson and Kuldeep Yadav stole the limelight with individual brilliance as a strong India continued their unbeaten run with a crushing 245-run win over minnows Papua New Guinea in the Under-19 World Cup on Wednesday. Opting to bat in their last league match, the defending champions posted 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...
  • U-19 World Cup: West Indies, England cruise into quarter-finals 18-02-2014 09:08 PM

    Dubai: England and the West Indies advanced to the quarter-finals of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup when they comfortably won their decisive Group C and D matches respectively on Tuesday. England overcame Sunday's heart-breaking loss to Sri Lanka by bouncing back to defeat New Zealand by 115 runs at...
  • U-19 World Cup: Afghanistan stun Australia by 36 runs 17-02-2014 09:12 PM

    Dubai: Afghanistan caused a major upset in the ICC U-19 World Cup when they defeated three-time champion and last edition runner-up Australia by 36 runs at Abu Dhabi Oval 2 on Monday. Half-centuries by Mohammad Mujtaba, Ihsanullah and Hashmatullah Shaidi helped Afghanistan post a respectable 253 in 49.2 overs, before...
  • U-19 World Cup: India survive Scotland scare to win second game 17-02-2014 03:28 PM

    Dubai: Left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav became the first Indian bowler to grab a hat-trick in the under-19 cricket World Cup before the defending champions crawled to a five-wicket win over Scotland while chasing a paltry target of 88 in their Group A match here on Tuesday. Yadav's hat-trick was the...
  • As it happened: India vs Scotland, U-19 World Cup 17-02-2014 10:18 AM

    INDIA INNINGS: 2:30: That's it! India can breathe now, they have won, thanks to Sarfaraz Khan (42*) and Deepak Hooda (24*) who stitched a partnership of 57 runs to take India home by five wickets after being 22 for 5 at one stage. 2:10: India making the push now with...
  • U-19 World Cup: Sri Lanka, South Africa reach quarter-finals 16-02-2014 10:45 PM

    Dubai: Sri Lanka and South Africa progressed to the quarter-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup after recording contrasting victories, here on Sunday. Sri Lanka overcame 1998 champion England by one wicket at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in a match of fluctuating fortunes to become the first side from Group...
  • U-19 World Cup: India start their campaign with a 40-run win over Pakistan 15-02-2014 07:02 PM

    Dubai: Defending champions India kicked off their campaign on a positive note as they comfortably defeated arch-rivals Pakistan by 40 runs in their first marquee clash of this edition's Under-19 World Cup here on Saturday. The holders posted 262 for 7 after opting to bat at the Dubai International Cricket...
  • 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...