AF-Y vs IN-Y_A: Afghanistan Under 19 got brutally toiled in their opening game against a nurtured Indian Under 19-B side. Batting first, the Afghan Under 19 could only manage a modest 106 on the board. Purnank Tyagi was the pick of the bowlers for India U19-B scalping 4 for 36 in 9 overs, apart from him, Prayas Barman and Atharva Ankolekar were among the wickets with 3 and 2 scalps to their name respectively.
India Under 19-A proved too much for South Africa Under 19 in their opening encounter. Batting first, India Under 19 A rode on opener Qamran Iqbal’s 60 off 55 deliveries which included 3 fours and 4 sixes. He got an able ally in the form of Shashwat Rawat who got 64 runs to his name from 55 deliveries which helped them get to a formidable 251 on the board.
Afghanistan U19 vs India U-19 A Playing 11:
Wicketkeeper: M Ishaq
Batsmen: R Hassain, F Zakhil, I Zazai/M Hassan
All-rounder: A Mohammadi, Jamshid (Doubt: A Taniwal)
Bowlers: A K D, A Rahman, F H Farooqi, S Ghafari
India U-19 A:
Wicketkeeper: D Jurel
Batsmen: Q Iqbal, Shashwat Rawat, Nehal Wadhera(c), A Singh
All-rounder: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Harsh Dubey
Bowlers: K Tyagi, Shubhang Hegde, Ravi Bishnoi
Afghanistan U19 vs India U-19 A Squads:
Abdul Rahman, Arif Khan, Naveed Zabul, Islam Zazai, Hasan Safai, Ahmad Zahir, Farhan Zakhil, Ijaz Ahmad, Mohammad Ishaq, Fazal Haq, Riaz Hussan, Jamshid Khan.
Nehal Wadhera(c), Yuvraj Chaudhary, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Dhruv Jurel, Shashwat Rawat, Siddhesh Veer, Arjun Azad, Priyansh Arya, Qamran Iqbal, Harsh Dubey, Ishan Afridi, Shubhang Hegde, Kartik Tyagi, Akash Singh, Ravi Bishnoi, Yatin Mangwani.