Indian Under-19 cricket team represents India in cricket at Under-19 level and will be looking to win a record fourth Under-19 World Cup in the upcoming edition. The team will be led by Prithvi Shaw in the twelfth edition of the tournament, scheduled to take place in New Zealand. Former India captain Rahul Dravid will coach the team.
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:
|1998||South Africa||Second round|
World Cup squad:
|Prithvi Shaw (c)|
|Shubman Gill (vc)|
Head coach: Rahul Dravid