India Squad For Under-19 World Cup, 2018 | Sportzwiki

India Squad For Under-19 World Cup, 2018

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Along with Australia, India is the only team to have won the World Cup thrice. In 2000, they won it under the captaincy of Mohammad Kaif and in 2008, they won it under Virat Kohli’s leadership and in 2012 under the captaincy of Unmukt Chand. The team also boats of the best win percentage in ODIs (77%) among all Under-19 national teams.

Performances in the last World Cups:

Year Host Result
1988 Australia Sixth
1998 South Africa Second round
2000 Sri Lanka Champions
2002 New Zealand Semifinalists
2004 Bangladesh Semifinalists
2006 Sri Lanka Runners-up
2008 Malaysia Champions
2010 New Zealand Sixth
2012 Australia Champions
2014 UAE Fifth
2016 Bangladesh Runners-up


World Cup squad:

Prithvi Shaw (c)
Shubman Gill (vc)
Harvik Desai
Aryan Juyal
Manjot Kalra
Shivam Mavi
Kamlesh Nagarkoti
Riyan Parag
Ishan Porel
Himanshu Rana
Anukul Roy
Abhishek Sharma
Arshdeep Singh
Shiva Singh
Pankaj Yadav


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