Under-19 World Cup

Comment - The Rise Of The Afghans

Debashish Das tracks the history of cricket in Afghanistan and celebrates their incredible rise to playing and beating some of the best sides in the world.
5 March 2014

South Africa Claim First U19 World Cup Title

South Africa won a low-scoring final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup against Pakistan by six wickets to win the title for the first time.
1 March 2014

England Clinch Third Place

Number 10 batsman Josh Shaw hit the winning runs as England beat Australia by one wicket to clinch third place at the ICC Under-19 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
28 February 2014

Bangladesh Win Plate Competition

Bangladesh won the Plate competition of the ICC Under-19 World Cup for the fourth time while India beat the West Indies to finish fifth in all four sides' final games of this year's tournament.
27 February 2014

South Africa Thrash Australia To Reach Final

South Africa beat Australia by 80 runs in the second ICC Under-19 World Cup semi-final to book a place in Saturday's final against Pakistan.
26 February 2014

Wins For Bangladesh, New Zealand, West Indies

The West Indies held on to beat Afghanistan by nine runs to set up a fifth place play-off game against India at the ICC Under-19 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
25 February 2014

Pakistan Win Dramatic Semi-Final

Ammad Butt hit the first ball of the final over for four to put Pakistan into the final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup courtesy of a three-wicket win over England in a dramatic semi-final clash.
24 February 2014

Australia, South Africa Make It Through

Australia and South Africa made it through to the semi-finals of the Under-19 World Cup as both teams won their quarter-finals batting second against the West Indies and Afghanistan respectively.
23 February 2014

England Win A Thriller, Pakistan Thrash Sri Lanka

England and Pakistan won through to the semi-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup with completely contrasting wins over India and Sri Lanka respectively.
22 February 2014

Video - Mushtaq Mohammad On Pakistan U19s

Former Pakistan captain Mushtaq Mohammad says he has been impressed by watching the Pakistan Under-19 side as they prepared for the Under-19 World Cup.
21 February 2014

Australia, Afghanistan Win Through

Australia, Afghanistan, India and Pakistan qualified for the quarter-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup as early pace-setters Bangladesh missed out on the final day of group games.
19 February 2014

England, West Indies Qualify For Quarters

England and the West Indies qualified for the quarter-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup by winning key matches while South Africa and Sri Lanka also won their games.
18 February 2014

Afghanistan Stun Australia, Yadav Takes Hat-Trick

Day four of the ICC Under-19 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates saw the tournament's first big upset as Afghanistan beat Australia by 36 runs while Bangladesh, India and Pakistan also won.
17 February 2014

Floods, Club Tweets and Net Sessions

This week's Around The Grounds round-up focuses solely on club cricket, ranging from bad weather to club events and announcements. Check out below to see if your club has been mentioned.
17 February 2014

Sri Lanka Win A Thriller Against England

Sri Lanka beat England by one wicket on day three of the ICC Under-19 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates and there were also wins for New Zealand, South Africa and the West Indies.
16 February 2014

Australia, Bangladesh, India, Scotland Win

Day two of the ICC Under-19 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates saw wins for Australia, Bangladesh, India and Scotland.
15 February 2014

England, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Zimbabwe Take Opening Wins

There were wins on the opening day of the 2014 ICC Under-19 World Cup for England, Sri Lanka, South Africa and Zimbabwe in the United Arab Emirates.
14 February 2014

Chand Leads Team To World Cup Triumph

Indian captain Unmukt Chand led his side to a convincing six-wicket win over Australia in the final of the Under-19 World Cup in Queensland. The victory completed a remarkable turnaround for a side that had been written off in some quarters following their defeat to the West Indies in their opening match.
26 August 2012

South Africa Trounce New Zealand To Finish Third

South Africa Under-19s beat their New Zealand counterparts to record a respectable third place finish in this year’s Under-19 World Cup in Queensland. Ahead of tomorrow's final, which sees host Australia take on India, the Proteas dismissed New Zealand for just 90 and eased home by eight wickets thanks to an innings of 50 off 43 balls from wicket-keeper Quinton de Kock.
25 August 2012

Sri Lanka Win Plate Championship, England Finish Fifth

Sri Lanka made up for their disappointing showing in the group stage of the Under-19 World Cup to win the plate championship final against Afghanistan in Brisbane. Elsewhere, there was a win for England in the fifth place play-off, while Bangladesh beat neighbours Pakistan to secure seventh position and Scotland beat Ireland to finish 11th.
24 August 2012

 
 
 
 
 
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