ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: Triumphant India return home to warm welcome at Mumbai airport

Newly-crowned ICC U-19 World Champions, India on Monday were accorded a warm welcome on their arrival at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, in Mumbai.

PTI, Feb,05 2018

Mumbai: Newly-crowned ICC U-19 World Champions, India on Monday were accorded a warm welcome on their arrival at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, in Mumbai.

File image of the India U-19 team. Image credit: Official Facebook page of Indian Cricket Team

File image of the India U-19 team. Image credit: Official Facebook page of Indian Cricket Team

The Indian team, led by captain Prithvi Shaw, were received at the airport by senior officials of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA).

The members of the team, coached by legendary Rahul Dravid, came out of the airport at around 3.30 PM local time.

Besides MCA officials, a significant number of fans also assembled at the airport to welcome the young heroes.

India produced a dominant performance in the tournament and remained unbeaten throughout to lift the trophy for a record fourth time in New Zealand.

India humbled Australia by eight wickets to win the title last Saturday.

Published Date: Feb 05, 2018 | Updated Date: Feb 05, 2018




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 5313 121
2 South Africa 4484 115
3 Australia 4174 104
4 New Zealand 3489 100
5 England 4829 99
6 Sri Lanka 4374 95
Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 7594 122
2 South Africa 6911 117
3 England 6871 116
4 New Zealand 6550 115
5 Australia 6376 112
6 Pakistan 4877 96
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 3272 126
2 Australia 2345 123
3 India 3385 121
4 New Zealand 2878 120
5 West Indies 2538 115
6 South Africa 2238 112