So far 14 Under-19 World Cup series have been held. The current one is the 15th. In 14 series the Indian team became the champion 5 times.
U19 World Cup 2024: India Junior Team is participating in the 15th Under – 19 World Cup. In the semi-final against South Africa on Tuesday (February 6), they won by 2 wickets and entered the final. Reached the final for the fifth time in a row. This is the 9th time that Team India has reached the final of the U-19 World Cup.
5 times champion..
So far 14 Under-19 World Cup series have been held. The current one is the 15th. In 14 series the Indian team became the champion 5 times. 3 times as a runner-up was limited to the second position. The final mar is going to be played for the 9th time under the leadership of Uday Saharan. This time too, the team that will win the trophy has entered the ring. As expected, the boys are doing well.
World Cup innings moments..
= Under the leadership of Mohammad Kaif, Team India won the Under-19 World Cup for the first time in the year 2000. Batting first, Sri Lanka scored 178 runs in the final match. After achieving this goal, India lost four wickets and scored 180 runs to win the first World Cup.
– Team India, who became champions for the first time in the year 2000, had to wait for eight years for the second series. In 2008, under the captaincy of Virat Kohli, Team India beat South Africa by 12 runs under the Duckworth-Lewis rules and became champions. Batting first in the final, India scored 159 runs. Marr was reduced to 25 overs due to rain. According to Duckworth-Lewis, South Africa's target was reduced to 115 runs. But that team scored only 103 runs and got all out.
– Under the captaincy of Unmukt Chand, the Indian team won the World Cup for the third time in 2012. Batting first in the last match of the series, Australia scored 225 runs in the allotted overs. Team India achieved this target by losing 6 wickets.
– Under the leadership of Prithvisha, Team India won the World Cup for the fourth time in 2018. Batting first in the final match, Australia scored 216 runs. Team India achieved this target by losing only 2 wickets.
– Team India, led by Yash Dhul, became the world champion for the fifth time in the last World Cup. In the last match, the Indian team smashed the target of 190 runs set by England in 47.4 overs. Won by 4 wickets.
Runner up thrice..
Team India became the runner-up in 2006, 2016 and 2020. Now Team India is moving towards winning the World Cup for the 6th time. Bhatara, who won the semis against South Africa, will face the winner of the second semi-final in the final. The second semi-final will be played between Australia and Pakistan.