India’s Shubman Gill celebrates capturing Pakistan’s Hassan Khan with teammate Shivam Mavi during the U-19 World Cup semis in Christchurch on Tuesday India captain Virat Kohli yesterday backed the national U-19 squad to win the World Cup final versus Australia and said he will be
closely tracking the title clash on Saturday.”It feels fantastic (to see them do well). I connected with them prior to they left and it’s a beautiful bunch of kids. Compared to our lot (when India won in 2008 under Kohli), the confidence levels are someplace else which is a great sign,” said Kohli ahead of the first ODI versus South Africa today. “You’ll see lots of people making a strong statement on their own much earlier than all of us did. They have actually done remarkably well and the semi-final (versus Pakistan) was an incredible game.” Kohli stated the kids look set to win a record 4th U-19 world title. “Playing such a high pressure video game (against Pakistan), they truly stood up and that’s what you want to see. You want to see individuals standing up when it’s needed one of the most. I want to wish them all the absolute best for the final.
Virat Kohli” We’ll all be following very keenly and we’ll be eagerly waiting to see them raise the cup once again. I believe they have the skill, and they think in that much more than I do, which I believe is extremely, crucial,” he signed off.Download the brand-new mid-day Android and< a title="mid-day iOS app" href = https://goo.gl/KQziH4 target = _ blank > iOS apps to obtain updates on all the latest and trending stories on the go