Saturday, Sep 24, 2022

U19 Cricket World Cup


Seven unvaccinated India U-19 players were denied entry into Caribbean and told to "go back"

February 22, 2022 5:29 pm

India's problems began on arrival in the Caribbean islands, with as many as seven unvaccinated members of the side detained at the airport for more than 24 hours, requiring the government to step in and resolve the issue.

Dhull named in Delhi Ranji squad, Ishant makes himself unavailable for selection

February 09, 2022 8:16 pm

Since he could not play the domestic red-ball tournament at U-19 level due to his white ball commitments with the Indian team, Dhull will get taste of red cherry at the much tougher first-class level.

India U19 heroes feted on sidelines of second ODI

February 09, 2022 8:40 pm

The victorious squad members could not get to meet the senior India cricketers as they were part of the bio-bubble created for the three match series.

Awaiting next opportunity: Several players of U19WC winning squad may not be allowed into IPL auction

February 09, 2022 11:08 am

The BCCI is yet to take a final call on the matter, but many within the board feel an exception can be made especially when hardly any domestic cricket has been played in the last two years during the pandemic.

Challenge now is to sail in the ocean, from the lake: Chairman of selectors, S Sharath

February 07, 2022 9:08 pm

Sharath and his team had only convened a few months ago to pick the Indian team for the Junior World Cup and the pandemic made things difficult.

What Men in blue can learn from Boys in blue

February 07, 2022 9:06 pm

Indian senior teams, over the years, have been known to freeze in big games of major tournaments, unable to recover from early setbacks. But the colts showed how to withstand pressure

When U-19 star Ravi Kumar asked Virat Kohli: What is your weakness?

February 07, 2022 11:49 am

Junior World Cup champion pacers get heads to turn in the Caribbean, the spiritual home of fast bowlers

U-19 World Cup final: Dhull and Co. on course to extend India's undisputed dominance

February 04, 2022 1:51 pm

Yash Dull and Co. will aim to add to India's rich legacy when they take on England at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium.

The plan was to bat steadily, not try too many shots, says Dhull

February 03, 2022 11:32 am

Australia U19 skipper Cooper Connolly felt the game went away from them in the last 10 overs when India scored over a 100 runs to post an intimidating total.

Skipper Dhull leads India to fourth consecutive U-19 World Cup final

February 03, 2022 1:06 pm

India, the most successful team in tournament history, were hit by COVID-19 at the start of the competition, losing the likes of Dhull and Rasheed for two games but the depth in the squad ensured that they sailed to the knock-outs.


At a glance: Yashasvi Jaiswal's unbeaten 105 helps India thrash Pakistan in U19 WC semifinal

February 05, 2020 7:37 am

Yashasvi Jaiswal finishes the match in style with a maximum to reach his century and help India win the match by 10 wickets with 88 balls to spare