Five players have been found guilty of a Level 3 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Support Personnel following the final of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in Potchefstroom in South Africa yesterday.
The Bangladesh Under-19s were the first team to reach South Africa, a month before the ICC Under-19 World Cup, well before any other team reached. They stuck to the same group of players for the last two years. That group wrote history on Sunday.
India U19 may have beaten their Pakistani counterparts by 10 wickets, but the recognition it brought to the likes of Yashasvi Jaiswal, Divyansh Saxena, Fahad Munir and Haider Ali, all the hype was admissible.
Mohammad Huraira was the stand-out man for the side in green, with a swashbuckling half-century setting his country well on the way after they limited their opponents to just 189, a final-four clash against India their reward.
An impressive bowling display from Rakibul Hasan helped Bangladesh under-19s seal a convincing 104-run victory over South Africa under-19s to advance to the ICC under-19 Cricket World Cup Super League semi-final
Pakistan U19 captain Rohail Nazir is aiming to give a match winning performance and lead his side to a victory against Afghanistan when the two sides clash in the fourth quarter-final of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Super League at the Willowmoore Park, Benoni on Friday.
A rising star at the crease, Jonathan Bird, has shown glimpses of what he can produce and thinks the South Africa under-19s have begun to click with the bat ahead of their ICC under-19 Cricket World Cup Super League Quarter-final against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom on Thursday, 31 January.
Pakistan U19’s leading wicket-taker at the end of the group stage is the FATA-born all-rounder Abbas Afridi who has collected eight wickets in three Group C games of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup being played in South Africa.
An outstanding bowling effort by Pakistan bowlers went in vain as rain and a wet outfield forced a premature end of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Group C clash at the JB Marks Oval, Potchefstroom on Friday.
Pakistan U19 and Bangladesh U19 will go toe to toe in their last Group C fixture of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2020 in Potchefstroom on Friday, 24 January, with the winner topping the group and featuring in the third Super League quarter-final at the same venue on 30 January.
A superb hundred from the captain, Bryce Parsons, was the catalyst as the South Africa under-19s sealed a convincing 150-run victory over Canada in their second Group D match of the ICC under-19 Cricket World Cup in Potchefstroom on Wednesday.
Fast bowlers Mohammad Waseem and Tahir Hussain blew away Scotland U19 as Pakistan U19 got off to the perfect start in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2020 with a seven-wicket win at the North West University Oval, Potchefstroom on Sunday.
Shafiqullah Ghafari claimed career-best figures of six for 15 for Afghanistan under-19s as they sealed a comprehensive seven-wicket victory over South Africa in the opening match of the ICC under-19 Cricket World Cup in Kimberley on Friday.
South Africa under-19s’ current most experienced player, Gerald Coetzee, has declared himself ready for selection ahead of his team’s Youth One-Day International (ODI) Quadrangular series final against India under-19s on Thursday in Durban.
Cricket South Africa (CSA) today announced the appointment with the immediate effect of Malibongwe Maketa as a high-performance consultant to the South Africa under-19 squad currently preparing for the ICC under-19 World Cup.
After months of regional and national camps, including the naming of the squad, the South Africa under-19s have finally assembled in East London for their final pre-World Cup preparations, starting with a Youth One-Day International (ODI) series against India.
CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA today named Bryce Parsons of Central Gauteng as captain of the national under-19 team to play in the 2020 edition of the ICC Under-19 World Cup to be held in South Africa early in the new year.