Players given a chance by selectors with an eye on World Cup haven’t really made the opportunity count.
Mendis took 3-11 off his unorthodox spin and Perera bowled a miserly 10-over spell for his 3-29 to get Afghanistan out for 124.
Gavaskar also lashed out at the top order, saying that the batsmen were over-confident
Tendulkar has done a tremendous amount for world cricket and for taking it forward
Bopara, 38 not out, and Broad, 28 not out, combined in a patient stand for the eighth wicket.
Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan joined a chorus of former Pakistani players to congratulate the team.
West Indies, fresh off a dramatic victory in Friday's opening match, collapsed early on to 30-3 after England won the toss and sent them in for the second straight match.
Australia skipper scores unbeaten 161 to help side pile up 494/7 at stumps on Day 2.
Ajmal, in perhaps all of world cricket today, has the widest range of varieties to his conventional off-spin.
Finance minister Ishaq Dar announced a cash award of $1,000 each for the squad.
Afridi’s late strikes leaves Kohli’s side with only a marginal chance of making final.
Sahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi. And, rest, they say, is history.
Offie Ajmal ends with impressive figures of 3/40 as Rayudu's second ODI fifty pushes India to respectable total.
India paid the price for costly blunders at crucial junctures to suffer a nerve-wracking one-wicket defeat.
Dwayne Bravo had been the savior with the bat, slamming an unbeaten 87 off 91 balls.
David Warner went to a chanceless century from 104 deliveries in the midst of Morkel’s barrage.
India face traditional rivals Pakistan in a high-profile Asia Cup match, one neither team can afford to lose.
Afghanistan could have won with a bonus point after hosts lost four wickets for four runs inside eight balls.
Bespectacled Imam, blessed with the same silken sense of timing as his uncle, is the second highest scorer of the U-19 World Cup.
Markram not only got his call-up, he was also named skipper of the squad.
South Africa beat Pakistan by six wickets to win their maiden Under-19 World Cup title.
Yuvraj Singh's unbeaten 96 overshadows Mithun Manhas’ fighting 98 as Punjab beat Delhi by six wickets.
Rahman tried to change the course of the game with a few lusty blows towards the end but his efforts could not stop Afghanistan from creating a cricketing history.
In Jaipur, thanks to cameos from their top-three, including 24 off 21 from Suresh Raina, Uttar Pradesh finished at 137 for nine from 20 overs, the same score as Madhya Pradesh in the Central Zone game.
Both captains claimed they weren’t going to talk about David Warner on Friday; both went on to dedicate a fair bit of time to talking about him.