Category: U19

Pakistan announces squad for ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018

Pakistan announces squad for ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018

The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the squad for the upcoming ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018. The Junior Selection Committee headed by Basit Ali, has selected a 15-member squad and four reserve players for the mega tournament. The U-19 team will feature in a three-match ODI series against Australia on December 27, 29 and 31, 2017 and later will […]

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ICC U19 World Cup 2018 officially launched

ICC U19 World Cup 2018 officially launched

The ICC U19 World Cup 2018 is just around the corner, and the curtain-raiser for the mega-event was conducted on Thursday in Wellington. The event is less than 2 months away and will be hosted in New Zealand from 13 January to 3 February next year. The event was attended by current players from the New Zealand and the Windies […]

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Pakistan qualifies for U-19 Asia Cup Final

Pakistan qualifies for U-19 Asia Cup Final

U19 Asia Cup is underway in Malaysia and there is a good news for Pakistani fans. Pakistan’s U19 team defeated Bangladesh by the Duckworth Lewis method to reach the final of the Asia Cup. Pakistan U19 won the toss and elected to bowl first against Bangladesh, who scored 274/6 in their allotted 50 overs. For Bangladesh, Ghosh was the key […]

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U19 WC: West Indies beat India by 5 wickets to lift World Cup

U19 WC: West Indies beat India by 5 wickets to lift World Cup

U19 WC Final: West Indies Under-19s 146/5 (49.3 ov) beat India Under-19s 145 (45.1 ov) by 5 wickets (with 3 balls remaining) The West Indies have done it! The young Caribbean men have outlasted a strong India team on Indian soil to lift their first ever ICC U19 World Cup trophy in dramatic fashion. It was indeed a historic day […]

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U19 WC: Bangladesh seal 3rd place after thrilling chase

U19 WC: Bangladesh seal 3rd place after thrilling chase

U19 WC 3rd Place Playoff: Bangladesh Under-19s 218 for 7 (Miraz 53, Nazmul 40, Jaker 31*) beat Sri Lanka Under-19s 214 (Asalanka 76, Miraz 3-28, Halim 2-26) by three wickets A remarkable fifty from Bangladesh skipper Mehedi Hasan Miraz and an unbeaten 31 from Jakar Ali helped their side edge a thriller against Sri Lanka to seal 3rd spot in […]

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U19 WC: Pakistan sweap aside England comfortably

U19 WC: Pakistan sweap aside England comfortably

U19 WC 5th place Play-off: Pakistan Under-19s 265/3 (43.1 ov) beat England Under-19s 264/7 (50.0 ov) by 7 wickets (with 41 balls remaining) Pakistan U19 have secured their spot as the no.5 team in the U19 World Cup, following their ownage of England in the 5th place Play-off. Batting first England posted a healthy 264 on the total in 50 […]

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U19 WC: WI knock hosts Bangladesh out to reach final

U19 WC: WI knock hosts Bangladesh out to reach final

U19 WC 2nd Semi Final: West Indies U19 230 for 7 (Springer 62*, Hetmyer 60, Shawon 3-37) beat Bangladesh U19 226 (Miraz 60, Paul 3-20) by three wickets The Shere Bangla National Cricket Stadium was jam packed as fans roared for homeside Bangladesh to make it to the final of the U19 World Cup where 3 times champions India await. […]

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U19 WC: Canada rattle past Fiji with easy win

U19 WC: Canada rattle past Fiji with easy win

U19 WC 15th Place Play-off: Canada U19 84/2 (20/50 ov) beat Fiji U19 83 by 8 wickets (with 180 balls remaining) Canada U19 absolutely rattled past Fiji U19 by 8 wickets in a fairly comfortable win in their 15th Place4 Play-off game at Cox’s Bazar. Fiji were wiped out in the first innings for just 83 runs, while it turned […]

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U19 WC: India crush rivals Sri Lanka to reach final

U19 WC: India crush rivals Sri Lanka to reach final

U19 WC 1st Semi-Final, India vs Sri Lanka: India 267 for 9 (Anmolpreet 72, Sarfaraz 59, Asitha 4-43) beat Sri Lanka 170 (Mendis 39, Dagar 3-21) by 97 runs India have reached the final of the U19 World Cup for an amazing 5th time following their dominant win over Asian rivals Sri Lanka in the first semi-final at Mirpur. The […]

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U19 WC, West Indies defies Pakistan despite Masood’s ton

U19 WC, West Indies defies Pakistan despite Masood’s ton

West Indian batters performed brilliantly in the quarterfinal against Pakistan and marched into the semifinals with an easy 5 wicket win with 10 overs to spare. Pakistan looked no match to the West Indians batsmen despite some quality bowling unit. Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat first. Once again their top order proved out to be too fragile. […]

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