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Numbers Game: ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in Stats


  • The 2016 ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup signed off with great entertainment. At the end, U-19 World Cup got new champion as West Indies.

    The tournament was hosted by Bangladesh from 22nd January 2016 to 14th February. Total 16 teams participated in this tournament. Out of 16 teams, six associated/affiliated teams qualified through prelimenary rounds while other 10 teams were Test playing nations who automatically qualified. Australia had pulled out from the WC due to the security reason and Ireland was invited in their place.

    Namibia and Nepal performed well in this tournament and affected some amazing upsets along with host nation Bangladesh, while New Zealand and defending champion South Africa’s performances were below par in this tournament. India and West Indies met in the final match of the tournament where West Indies clinched the trophy for the first time after beating India by 5 wickets.

    The details of the 2016 ICC U19 Cricket World Cup are in the following:

    Team performances in 2016 ICC U19 Cricket World Cup with their final positions:

    Team

    Matches

    Won

    Lost

    Ties

    No Results

    Winning percentages

    Final Position

    West Indies

    6

    5

    1

    0

    0

    83.33

    1

    India

    6

    5

    1

    0

    0

    83.33

    2

    Bangladesh

    6

    5

    1

    0

    0

    83.33

    3

    Sri Lanka

    6

    3

    3

    0

    0

    50.00

    4

    Pakistan

    6

    5

    1

    0

    0

    83.33

    5

    England

    6

    4

    2

    0

    0

    66.67

    6

    Namibia

    6

    3

    3

    0

    0

    50.00

    7

    Nepal

    6

    2

    4

    0

    0

    33.33

    8

    Afghanistan

    6

    4

    2

    0

    0

    66.67

    9

    Zimbabwe

    6

    3

    3

    0

    0

    50.00

    10

    South Africa

    6

    3

    3

    0

    0

    50.00

    11

    New Zealand

    6

    2

    4

    0

    0

    33.33

    12

    Ireland

    6

    2

    4

    0

    0

    33.33

    13

    Scotland

    6

    1

    5

    0

    0

    16.67

    14

    Canada

    6

    1

    5

    0

    0

    16.67

    15

    Fiji

    6

    0

    6

    0

    0

    0.00

    16

     

    Team Records

    Highest Team Total: England 371/3 (50 overs) vs Fiji at Chittagong on 27.01.2016

    Highest Team Total (Batting Second): Pakistan 265/3 (43.1 overs) vs England at Fatullah on 12.02.2016

    Lowest Team Total: Namibia 65/10 (32.5 overs) vs Bangladesh at Cox’s Bazar on 02.02.2016

    Lowest Team Total (By a Test Nation): South Africa 91/10 (39.5 overs) vs Zimbabwe at Cox’s Bazar on 08.02.2016

    Highest Match Aggregates: 529/10 (93.1 overs) between England (264/7 in 50 overs) vs Pakistan (265/3 in 43.1 overs) at Fatullah on 12.02.2016

    Biggest Victories (By Runs): England beat Fiji by 299 runs at Chittagong on 27.01.2016

    Biggest Victories (By Wickets): South Africa beat Scotland by 10 wickets at Cox’s Bazar (Academy Ground) on 02.02.2016

    Biggest Victories (By Balls to Spare): Bangladesh beat Namibia with 204 balls to spare at Cox’s Bazar on 02.02.2016

    Narrowest Victories (By Runs): West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 2 runs at Chittagong on 02.02.2016

    Narrowest Victories (By Wickets): Namibia beat South Africa by 2 wickets at Cox’s Bazar (Academy Ground) on 31.01.2016

    Narrowest Victories (By Balls to Spare): Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka at Fatullah (on 13.02.2016) and West Indies beat India at Mirpur (on 14.02.2016) with 3 balls to spare

     

    Individual Records

    Highest Individual Score in an Innings: Dan Lawrence (England) scored 174 runs (150 balls) against Fiji at Chittagong on 27.01.2016

    Leading Runs-scorer: Jack Burnham (England) scored 420 runs in 6 matches.

    Most centuries: Jack Burnham (England) hit 3 centuries in 6 matches.

    Best Bowling Figure in an Innings: Cakacaka Tikoisuva (Fiji) was ended at 10-0-59-6 against West Indies at Chittagong on 31.01.2016

    Leading Wicket-taker: Fritz Coetzee (Namibia) took 15 wickets in 6 matches.

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