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Papua New Guinea Squad For Under-19 World Cup, 2018

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading source=”post_title” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”2/12″][td_block_list_menu custom_title=”Quick Links” menu_id=”53700″ el_class=”Quick-menu-mob”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”10/12″][vc_column_text]The Papua New Guinea Under-19 cricket team represents the country of Papua New Guinea in Under-19 international cricket. They played their first ICC Under-19 World Cup in 1998 which was the second editions of the tournament.

So far they have played in seven editions of the tournament with the twelfth place finish in 2008 and 2010 being their best performance so far. They missed the last edition in Bangladesh and will be looking to do well in the upcoming tournament scheduled to be held in New Zealand.

Performances in the last World Cups:

Year Host Result
1998 South Africa First round
2002 New Zealand First round
2004 Bangladesh First round
2008 Malaysia Twelfth
2010 New Zealand Twelfth
2012 Australia Fourteenth
2014 UAE Sixteenth


World Cup squad:

Vagi Karaho (c)
James Tau (vc)
Daure Aiga
Boge Arua
Sinaka Arua
Simon Atai
Eisa Eka
Sema Igo Kamea
Igo Mahuru
Leke Morea
Tau Toa Nou
Nou Rarua
Ovia Sam
Kevau Tau
Heagi Toua