India will play their very first U-19 World Cup match against Australia
Prithvi Shaw stated that India was intending to win the World Cup
The competition got underway today with a ceremony
The U-19 cricket team of India is currently in New Zealand prepared to play the U-19 Cricket World Cup. Under the captaincy of Prithvi Shaw, India need to play Australia, Zimbabwe and East Asia Pacific qualifier Papua New Guinea in the group stages.Prithvi stated on Sunday that under the guidance of the Wall Rahul Dravid, India are well gotten ready for the competition.
“We’ve been here a week now, played a couple of video games. Everything has actually worked out, the preparation of the group has actually readied,” Shaw said.He even more went on to include that their objective is to win however they are focussing on the process at the minute.
“Our goal is obviously to win the World Cup however at the very same time we are looking forward to our very first game, and let’s see how the process goes.”
India have won the competition most variety of times in addition to the Aussies.The three-time champs will open their campaign versus Australia on January 14 in Christchurch. They will next deal with Papua New Guinea on January 16 and Zimbabwe on January 19. India will play two warm-up games-South Africa, on 9th January and Kenya, on January 11. The ICC U-19 World Cup formally got underway today at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch as the conventional war dance in Maori culture of New Zealand, welcomed the captains of the taking part teams.The captains emerge and receive a conventional Maori welcome as the #U 19CWC welcome occasion gets underway in Christchurch! pic.twitter.com/6SWxSEfPRW-Cricket World Cup( @cricketworldcup )< a href="https://twitter.com/cricketworldcup/status/949889686771720194?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw"> January 7, 2018 Prithvi Shaw went out onto the Hagley Oval in Christchurch, with captains of 15 other countries for the welcome occasion ahead of the World Cup. The World Cup will concluded on February 3.
Virat Kohli, who had famously lead India to the title back in 2008, satisfied India’s existing captain,< a href= http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/virat-kohli-u-19-world-cup-india-under-19-prithvi-shaw-rahul-dravid/1/1120801.html mce_href=http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/virat-kohli-u-19-world-cup-india-under-19-prithvi-shaw-rahul-dravid/1/1120801.html target=_ blank > Prithvi Shaw, ahead of the group’s departure.”The gamers that will participate in the 2018 edition in New Zealand will have another chance to showcase their talent in front of the world and actually planning to stick out from the bunch, I believe that must be the frame of mind of each and every gamer since it does provide a chance,” he had said on the occasion.India U-19 Team: Prithvi Shaw(captain ), Shubman Gill (vice captain), Manjot Kalra, Himanshu Rana, Abhishek
Sharma, Riyan Parag, Aryan Juyal (wicket-keeper ), Harvik Desai (wicket-keeper), Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Ishan Porel, Arshdeep Singh, Anukul Roy, Shiva Singh, Pankaj Yadav.(With inputs from PTI )