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Under-19 World Cup 2020: A look at Team India's stars in the making, and their inspiring journeys so far
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Under-19 World Cup 2020: A look at Team India's stars in the making, and their inspiring journeys so far

Post the 2020 Under-19 World Cup, some of India’s star performers will become household names and may even go on to earn 8-figure salaries. Others may just get to play first-class cricket and may soon be forgotten.

ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: Test your knowledge with this challenging quiz ahead of 13th edition of tournament
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ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: Test your knowledge with this challenging quiz ahead of 13th edition of tournament

Test your cricketing knowledge with this challenging U-19 World Cup quiz ahead of the 2020 edition of tournament

India under-19 skipper Priyam Garg says he reached out to Prithvi Shaw for advice ahead of World Cup
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India under-19 skipper Priyam Garg says he reached out to Prithvi Shaw for advice ahead of World Cup

India's Under-19 captain Priyam Garg has revealed that he sought former skipper Prithvi Shaw's advice on planning and team bonding during his preparations to lead the side's world title defence from 17 January to 9 February in South Africa.

Rahul Dravid's Hall of Fame inclusion ahead of his celebrated peers is just recognition for his service to cricket
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Rahul Dravid's Hall of Fame inclusion ahead of his celebrated peers is just recognition for his service to cricket

Rahul Dravid eventually became one of cricket’s best, but never truly the cine-star in the way that his peers did. That is a wrong his Hall of Fame inclusion corrects: the honour comes to him before his more feted batting compatriots (Tendulkar is still not eligible).

Shubman Gill interview: I want to improve my power game and learn to finish matches like Mahendra Singh Dhoni
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Shubman Gill interview: I want to improve my power game and learn to finish matches like Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Fresh from his maiden IPL stint, Gill talks to Firstpost about the whirlwind two months that have brought him 203 runs for KKR and bolstered his credentials as one to watch out for.

Rahul Dravid interview: ‘Hopefully winning U-19 World Cup will not be highlight of Indian players’ careers’
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Rahul Dravid interview: ‘Hopefully winning U-19 World Cup will not be highlight of Indian players’ careers’

Hours after India's U-19 World Cup win, Dravid shared his thoughts on the team’s journey, the emotions, and the future of the players.

India vs South Africa: Opener Aiden Markram named stand-in Proteas skipper for remainder of ODI series
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India vs South Africa: Opener Aiden Markram named stand-in Proteas skipper for remainder of ODI series

Markram has only featured in two ODIs so far, making his debut against Bangladesh in October 2017. He has also played 6 Tests.

Rishabh Pant exclusive: Playing local cricket in Delhi made me fearless
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Rishabh Pant exclusive: Playing local cricket in Delhi made me fearless

"I just concentrate on performing. I don't think 'this is my turning point etc. If you keep performing well everything will go well," Rishabh Pant says.

England will not force any player to tour Bangladesh, vows ODI captain Eoin Morgan
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England will not force any player to tour Bangladesh, vows ODI captain Eoin Morgan

England will not force any player to tour Bangladesh, said limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan, in the wake of the 1 July attack on a Dhaka cafe, in which 22 people were killed

Under-19 World Cup: Many reasons to be worried about West Indies, but this victory brings hope for future
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Under-19 World Cup: Many reasons to be worried about West Indies, but this victory brings hope for future

The issues that West Indies face are many and varied but this win will give those that care about cricket in the Caribbean a reason to smile

Talking points of Under 19 WC final: Caribbean courage, Keemo Paul's steel and India's complacency
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Talking points of Under 19 WC final: Caribbean courage, Keemo Paul's steel and India's complacency

some Indian players seemed a bit complacent coming into this final. India were the favourites, the three-time U19 champions, defending champs, and unbeaten through the tournament.

Under 19 World Cup: West Indies youngsters create history, beat India to lift maiden title
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Under 19 World Cup: West Indies youngsters create history, beat India to lift maiden title

Indian batsmen faltered when it mattered most as the three-time champions India were bowled out for 145 by the West Indies in the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup final

Consolation: Hosts Bangladesh edge past Sri Lanka to finish third in Under 19 World Cup
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Consolation: Hosts Bangladesh edge past Sri Lanka to finish third in Under 19 World Cup

Bangladesh captain Mehidy followed his three-wicket haul with a top-score of 53 and was later adjudged the player of the match.

From Yuvraj and Kaif in 2000 to Chand in 2012: India's love affair with Under-19 World Cup
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From Yuvraj and Kaif in 2000 to Chand in 2012: India's love affair with Under-19 World Cup

The ICC Under-19 World Cup is the best place to look for tomorrow's stars of cricket. Featuring the best young talents from all the nations, the competition gives you a glimpse of the future of cricket. From Yuvraj Singh to Michael Clarke, many future cricketing greats were first blooded at the Under-19 World Cup.

U-19 World Cup final preview: Will it be title no. 4 for Dravid's boys or can unheralded West Indies cause upset?
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U-19 World Cup final preview: Will it be title no. 4 for Dravid's boys or can unheralded West Indies cause upset?

The West Indies know they have their task cut out ahead of their second tournament final, having finished runners-up to Pakistan in 2004.

Caribbean delight: West Indies to meet India Under-19 WC final after defeating hosts Bangladesh
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Caribbean delight: West Indies to meet India Under-19 WC final after defeating hosts Bangladesh

The West Indies, who had reached the final when the tournament was last staged in Bangladesh in 2004, will face an undefeated Indian side for the title here on Sunday.

U-19 World Cup: Anmolpreet, Sarfaraz power India to a 97-run win against Sri Lanka to reach fifth final
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U-19 World Cup: Anmolpreet, Sarfaraz power India to a 97-run win against Sri Lanka to reach fifth final

Three-time champions India continued their invincible run to enter the ICC Under-19 World Cup final for a fifth time with an emphatic 97-run win over Sri Lanka in the semifinals in Mirpur on Tuesday.

U-19 World Cup semi-final preview: Rampaging India take on Sri Lanka
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U-19 World Cup semi-final preview: Rampaging India take on Sri Lanka

India will face Sri Lanka in the semifinals of the ICC Under-19 cricket World Cup after the island nation reached the last-four stage with a six-wicket win over England in Mirpur on Sunday.

Under-19 World Cup: Rishabh Pant justifies IPL big bucks as India crush Namibia to enter semis
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Under-19 World Cup: Rishabh Pant justifies IPL big bucks as India crush Namibia to enter semis

It was a day of double delight for young Rishabh Pant as he guided the India colts to the semi-final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh with a crushing 197-run win over Namibia

A batsman's game? Instead of frowning on 'mankading', we should be asking why the non-striker left his crease
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A batsman's game? Instead of frowning on 'mankading', we should be asking why the non-striker left his crease

The solution to 'mankad'ing is straightforward: To have more of it. Let’s admit that truth that we all know, but few accept: that if cricket ever was the gentleman’s game, now it is the batter’s game.