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The 2008 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup was held in Malaysia from 17 February 2008 to 2 March 2008. The opening ceremony took place on 15 February 2008. The final was played between South Africa and India, which India won by 12 runs by D/L Method.

2008 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup
ICC U19 logo 2008.jpg
Administrator(s)International Cricket Council
Cricket formatOne Day International
Tournament format(s)Round-robin and Knockout
Host(s) Malaysia
Champions India (2nd title)
Runners-up South Africa
Participants16
Matches played44
Player of the seriesNew Zealand Tim Southee
Most runsIndia Tanmay Srivastava (262)
Most wicketsSouth Africa Wayne Parnell (18)
2006
2010

Contents

VenuesEdit

SquadsEdit

GroupsEdit

The league stage of the tournament consisted of four groups of four teams each. Each team would play once with every team in the group. The groups would be stationed at their respective venues for the group stage. The figures in brackets indicate respective seedings.

Group A Group B Group C Group D

  Pakistan (1)
  Zimbabwe (8)
  New Zealand (9)
  Malaysia (H) (16)

  India (2)
  West Indies (7)
  South Africa (10)
  Papua New Guinea (15)

  Australia (3)
  Sri Lanka (6)
    Nepal (11)
  Namibia (14)

  England (4)
  Bangladesh (5)
  Bermuda (12)
  Ireland (13)

Johor Kuala Lumpur Penang Kuala Lumpur

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

All matches start at 0200 UTC.

Team Pts Pld W T L NR NRR
  Pakistan 6 3 3 0 0 0 +1.765
  New Zealand 4 3 2 0 1 0 +1.407
  Malaysia 2 3 1 0 2 0 −1.403
  Zimbabwe 0 3 0 0 3 0 −1.700
17 February
(scorecard)
Malaysia  
75 all out (24.4 overs)
v
  Pakistan
76/2 (9.3 overs)
Nik Azril Arifin 28 (43)
Adil Raza 6/29 (10 overs)
Umar Amin 31 (25)
Sarath Ananthasivam 1/13 (2 overs)
  Pakistan won by 8 wickets
Johor Cricket Academy, Johor
Umpires: Marais Erasmus & GA Pratapkumar
Player of the match: Adil Raza

18 February
(scorecard)
New Zealand  
221/8 (50 overs)
v
  Zimbabwe
123 (42.4 overs)
Corey Anderson 82 (95)
Prince Masvaure 3/37 (10 overs)
Daniel Landman 51 (72)
Tim Southee 5/11 (8.4 overs)
  New Zealand won by 98 runs
Johor Cricket Academy, Johor
Umpires: Lakani Oala & GA Pratapkumar
Player of the match: Corey Anderson

19 February
(scorecard)
Pakistan  
156 all out (47.1 overs)
v
  New Zealand
129 all out (47.2 overs)
Usman Salahuddin 53 (95)
Trent Boult 2/21 (8 overs)
Harry Boam 38 (97)
Ahmed Shehzad 3/35 (10 overs)
  Pakistan won by 27 runs
MPTI, Johor
Umpires: Clyde Duncan and Lakani Oala
Player of the match: Usman Salahuddin

20 February
(scorecard)
Malaysia  
194/8 (50 overs)
v
  Zimbabwe
124 all out (38.4 overs)
Ahmed Faiz 50 (77)
Daniel Landman 3/34 (10 overs)
Tendai Mashonganyika 24 (42)
Shahid Ali Khan 3/41 (8.4 overs)
  Malaysia won by 70 runs
MPTI, Johor
Umpires: Clyde Duncan and Marais Erasmus
Player of the match: Shahid Ali Khan

21 February
(scorecard)
Malaysia  
47 all out (17.1 overs)
v
  New Zealand
48/2 (11.1 overs)
Faizal Abu Hasan 9 (34)
Trent Boult 7/20 (8.1 overs)
Kane Williamson 27 (37)
Saravanan Raj 2/15 (4 overs)
  New Zealand won by 8 wickets
Johor Cricket Academy, Johor
Umpires: Marais Erasmus and GA Pratapkumar
Player of the match: Trent Boult

22 February
(scorecard)
Pakistan  
173/8 (50 overs)
v
  Zimbabwe
86 all out (29 overs)
Ali Asad 76* (124)
Kyle Jarvis 3/40 (9 overs)
Justin Gaisford 18 (53)
Mohammed Rameez 3/26 (7 overs)
  Pakistan won by 87 runs
MPTI, Johor
Umpires: Clyde Duncan and Lakani Oala
Player of the match: Ali Asad

Group BEdit

All matches started at 0200 UTC.

Team Pts Pld W T L NR NRR
  India 6 3 3 0 0 0 +2.132
  South Africa 4 3 2 0 1 0 +1.066
  West Indies 2 3 1 0 2 0 +0.653
  Papua New Guinea 0 3 0 0 3 0 −3.959
17 February
(scorecard)
India  
254/4 (50 overs)
v
  Papua New Guinea
84 all out (27.5 overs)
Tanmay Srivastava 83 (76)
John Reva 1/25 (4 overs)
Alfred Amini 26 (52)
Iqbal Abdulla 3/2 (3 overs)
  India win by 195 runs
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Sarika Prasad and Ian Robinson
Player of the match: Tanmay Srivastava

18 February
(scorecard)
West Indies  
222/8 (50 overs)
v
  South Africa
223/7 (43.5 overs)
Kieran Powell 53 (50)
Obus Pienaar 3/36 (10 overs)
Riley Rossouw 58* (74)
Sharmarh Brooks 4/39 (9 overs)
  South Africa win by 3 wickets
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Gary Baxter and Zameer Haider
Player of the match: Riley Rossouw

19 February
(scorecard)
South Africa  
149 all out (30.1 overs)
v
  India
153/4 (42 overs)
Jonathan Vandiar 53 (45)
Pradeep Sangwan 5/44 (10 overs)
Taruwar Kohli 54 (117)
Wayne Parnell 2/27 (8 overs)
  India won by 6 wickets
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Gary Baxter and Sarika Prasad
Player of the match: Pradeep Sangwan

20 February
(scorecard)
West Indies  
319 all out (49.4 overs)
v
  Papua New Guinea
143 all out (37.1 overs)
Steven Jacobs 101 (86)
Loa Nou 4/63 (9.4 overs)
Tony Ura 32 (21)
Jason Dowes 4/25 (8 overs)
  West Indies won by 176 runs
Royal Selangor Club, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Ian Robinson and Zameer Haider
Player of the match: Steven Jacobs

21 February
(scorecard)
Papua New Guinea  
125 all out (45 overs)
v
  South Africa
128/3 (15.1 overs)
Tanti Heni 35 (70)
Jonathan Vandiar 4/27 (10 overs)
Pieter Malan 56 (46)
Willie Gavera 2/33 (4 overs)
  South Africa won by 7 wickets
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Sarika Prasad and Ian Robinson
Player of the match: Jonathan Vandiar

22 February
(scorecard)
India  
264/8 (50 overs)
v
  West Indies
205 all out (47.5 overs)
Virat Kohli 106 (108)
Dawnley Grant 2/56 (10 overs)
Darren Bravo 43 (68)
Siddarth Kaul 3/37 (8 overs)
  India won by 59 runs
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Gary Baxter and Zameer Haider
Player of the match: Virat Kohli

Group CEdit

All matches start at 0200 UTC.

Team Pts Pld W T L NR NRR
  Sri Lanka 6 3 3 0 0 0 +1.912
  Australia 4 3 2 0 1 0 +1.342
    Nepal 2 3 1 0 2 0 −1.027
  Namibia 0 3 0 0 3 0 −2.100
17 February
(scorecard)
Australia  
312 all out (48 overs)
v
  Namibia
163 all out (31 overs)
Michael Hill 124 (71)
Ashley van Rooi 3/25 (5 overs)
Dawid Botha 56 (46)
Steve Smith 4/41 (7 overs)
  Australia win by 149 runs
Penang Sports Club, Penang
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Peter Hartley
Player of the match: Michael Hill

18 February
(scorecard)
Sri Lanka  
236/9 (50 overs)
v
    Nepal
175 all out (48.5 overs)
  Sri Lanka win by 61 runs
Penang Sports Club, Penang
Umpires: Roger Dill and Peter Hartley

19 February
(scorecard)
Australia  
206 all out (49.3 overs)
v
    Nepal
110 all out (32.1 overs)
Phillip Hughes 46 (94)
Paras Khadka 4/32 (9.3 overs)
Rahul Vishwakarma 33* (47)
Clive Rose 3/21 (9 overs)
  Australia won by 96 runs
Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang
Umpires: Roger Dill and Enamul Haque
Player of the match: James Pattison

20 February
(scorecard)
Sri Lanka  
247/7 (50 overs)
v
  Namibia
84 all out (32.4 overs)
Lahiru Thirimanne 68 (84)
Bernard Scholtz 2/32 (10 overs)
Dawid Botha 17 (27)
Sachith Pathirana 4/31 (10 overs)
  Sri Lanka won by 163 runs
Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Enamul Haque
Player of the match: Lahiru Thirimanne

21 February
(scorecard)
Nepal    
164 all out (49.5 overs)
v
  Namibia
161 all out (49 overs)
Mahesh Chhetri 62 (133)
Louis van der Westhuizen 2/17 (10 overs)
    Nepal won by 3 runs
Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Peter Hartley
Player of the match: Mahesh Chhetri

22 February
(scorecard)
Australia  
172 all out (49.3 overs)
v
  Sri Lanka
175/5 (37.3 overs)
Steve Smith 36 (61)
Navin Kavikara 3/20 (10 overs)
Dilshan Munaweera 43 (42)
Clive Rose 2/23 (8.3 overs)
  Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets
Penang Sports Club, Penang
Umpires: Roger Dill and Enamul Haque
Player of the match: Dinesh Chandimal

Group DEdit

All matches start at 0200 UTC.

Team Pts Pld W T L NR NRR
  Bangladesh 6 3 3 0 0 0 +2.078
  England 4 3 2 0 1 0 +1.861
  Bermuda 2 3 1 0 2 0 −2.285
  Ireland 0 3 0 0 3 0 −2.264


17 February
(scorecard)
Ireland  
109 (31.2 overs)
v
  England
110/0 (15.5 overs)
Christopher Dougherty 34 (64)
Steven Finn 3/21 (8 overs)
James Taylor 52* (63)
Ben Ackland 0/12 (1.5 overs)
  England win by 10 wickets
Bayueams Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Steve Davis and Jeff Luck
Player of the match: Steven Finn

18 February
(scorecard)
Bangladesh  
260/8 (50 overs)
v
  Bermuda
82 (26.2 overs)
Nasir Hossain 84 (95)
Malachi Jones 2/64 (10 overs)
Rodney Trott 20 (37)
Suhrawadi Shuvo 4/9 (7.2 overs)
  Bangladesh win by 178 runs
Bayueams Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Steve Davis and Tyron Wijewardene
Player of the match: Nasir Hossain

19 February
(scorecard)
England  
56/0 (10.4 overs)
v
  Bermuda
55 all out (28.5 overs)
James Taylor 43(52)
Chris Douglas 21(35)
Liam Dawson 3/15 (7 overs)
  England won by 10 wickets
Royal Selangor Club, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Buddhi Pradhan and Tyron Wijewardene
Player of the match: Liam Dawson

20 February
(scorecard)
Ireland  
123 all out (43.4 overs)
v
  Bangladesh
124/2 (22.3 overs)
James Shannon 31 (73)
Mahmudul Hasan 4/17 (6.4 overs)
Ashraful Hossain 71* (79)
James Hall 1/8 (5 overs)
  Bangladesh won by 8 wickets
Bayueams Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Jeff Luck and Buddhi Pradhan
Player of the match: Mahmudul Hasan

21 February
(scorecard)
Bermuda  
221/9 (50 overs)
v
  Ireland
201 all out (48.4 overs)
Rodney Trott 64 (94)
James Hall 3/44 (10 overs)
Christopher Dougherty 70 (108)
Chris Douglas 5/40 (10 overs)
  Bermuda won by 20 runs
Royal Selangor Club, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Steve Davis and Jeff Luck
Player of the match: Chris Douglas

22 February
(scorecard)
Bangladesh  
149 all out (42 overs)
v
  England
136 all out (47.4 overs)
Suhrawadi Shuvo 56* (96)
James Harris 5/29 (10 overs)
Dan Redfern 26 (66)
Mahmadul Hasan 2/16 (10 overs)
  Bangladesh won by 13 runs
Royal Selangor Club, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Buddhi Pradhan and Tyron Wijewardene
Player of the match: Suhrawadi Shuvo

Quarter-FinalsEdit

Super Quarter-FinalsEdit

24 February
(scorecard)
England  
146 all out (46 overs)
v
  India
149/3 (39.1 overs)
James Taylor 41 (88)
Iqbal Abdulla 3/29 (9 overs)
Taruwar Kohli 63* (111)
Tom Westley 2/30 (6 overs)
  India won by 7 wickets
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Gary Baxter and Marais Erasmus
Player of the match: Taruwar Kohli

24 February
(scorecard)
South Africa  
242 all out (50 overs)
v
  Bangladesh
41 all out (11.4 overs)
Wayne Parnell 57 (49)
Subashis Roy 2/31 (10 overs)
Nasir Hossain 17 (20)
Wayne Parnell 6/8 (5 overs)
  South Africa won by 201 runs
Bayuemas Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: GA Pratapkumar and Zameer Haider
Player of the match: Wayne Parnell

25 February
(scorecard)
New Zealand  
213 all out (49.5 overs)
v
  Sri Lanka
134 all out (42.1 overs)
George Worker 47 (94)
Roshen Silva 3/39 (10 overs)
Sachith Pathirana 42 (63)
Nick Beard 3/15 (6 overs)

25 February
(scorecard)
Australia  
129 all out (47.2 overs)
v
  Pakistan
130/4 (27.5 overs)
James Pattinson 34* (57)
Adil Raza 3/26 (8 overs)
Ali Asad 63*
Josh Hazlewood 2/31 (5.5 overs)
  Pakistan won by 6 wickets
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Peter Hartley and Tyron Wijewardene
Player of the match: Ali Asad

Plate Quarter-FinalsEdit

24 February
(scorecard)
Malaysia  
144 all out (47.2 overs)
v
  Namibia
147/1 (31.1 overs)
Ahmed Faiz 41 (60)
Keady Strauss 3/15 (6.2 overs)
Raymond van Schoor 60* (96)
Sharul Nizam 1/32 (10 overs)
  Namibia won by 9 wickets
Johor Cricket Academy Oval, Johor
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Buddhi Pradhan
Player of the match: Dawid Botha

24 February
(scorecard)
Nepal    
158 all out (45.1 overs)
v
  Zimbabwe
59 all out (27.2 overs)
Puspa Thapa 40 (48)
Stewart Matsika 3/34 (10 overs)
Tinashe Chimbambo 20 (34)
Amrit Bhattarai 3/14 (8 overs)
    Nepal won by 99 runs
Institute Perguruan Temenggong Ibramhim, Johor
Umpires: Clyde Duncan and Lakani Oala
Player of the match: Paras Khadka

25 February
(scorecard)
Ireland  
154/9 (50 overs)
v
  West Indies
158/3 (23.1overs)
James Hall 45 (112)
Steven Jacobs 3/18 (10 overs)
Kieran Powell 50 (46)
Greg Thompson 2/51 (6 overs)
  West Indies won by 7 wickets
Institute Perguruan Temenggong Ibramhim, Johor
Umpires: Steve Davis (umpire) and Roger Dill
Player of the match: Steven Jacobs

25 February
(scorecard)
Bermuda  
102 all out (34.2 overs)
v
  Papua New Guinea
108/3 (18.4 overs)
Rodney Trott 23 (45)
Joel Tom 3/26 (8 overs)
Tony Ura 76 (55)
Rodney Trott 1/24 (5 overs)
  Papua New Guinea won by 7 wickets
Johor Cricket Academy Oval, Johor
Umpires: Jeff Luck and Sarika Prasad
Player of the match: Tony Ura

Semi-FinalsEdit

Super Semi-FinalsEdit

27 February
(scorecard)
New Zealand  
205/8 (50 overs)
v
  India
191/7 (41.3 overs)
Corey Anderson 70 (67)
Virat Kohli 2/27 (7 overs)
S Goswami 51 (76)
Tim Southee 4/29 (9 overs)
  India won by 3 wickets (D/L Method)
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Marais Erasmus and Peter Hartley
Player of the match: Virat Kohli

29 February and 1 March
(scorecard)
South Africa  
260/8 (50 overs)
v
  Pakistan
153 all out (39.3 overs)
JJ Smuts 58 (63)
Imad Wasim 3/44 (10 overs)
Ahmed Shehzad 60 (85)
Yaseen Vallie 4/25 (8.3 overs)

5th Place Semi-FinalsEdit

27 February
(scorecard)
Sri Lanka  
241/4 (50 overs)
v
  England
204/3 (44.1 overs)
Sachith Pathirana 97 (91)
Tom Westley 2/38 (9 overs)
Tom Westley 58 (77)
Roshen Silva 2/38 (7 overs)
  England won by 8 runs (D/L Method)
Royal Selangor Club, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Gary Buxter and GA Pratapkumar
Player of the match: Tom Westley

28 February
(scorecard)
Bangladesh  
115 all out (41.2 overs)
v
  Australia
18/0 (6 overs)
Amit Majumder 43 (79)
Clive Rose 2/18 (10 overs)
Kirk Pascoe 4 (15)
No Result
Bayuemas Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Ian Robinson and Zameer Haider

Plate Semi-FinalsEdit

26 February
(scorecard)
Nepal    
143/8 (34 overs)
v
  Namibia
139/9 (34 overs)
Paras Khadka 44 (63)
Sean Silver 3/20 (5 overs)
Raymond van Schoor 48 (73)
Raj Shrestha 2/23 (6 overs)
    Nepal won by 4 runs
Johor Cricket Academy Oval, Johor
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Sarika Prasad
Player of the match: Paras Khadka

27 February
(scorecard)
Papua New Guinea  
89 all out (36.5 overs)
v
  West Indies
90/4 (15.3 overs)
John Reva 14 (36)
Sharmarh Brooks 2/9 (7 overs)
Kieran Powell 37 (37)
Loa Nou 2/8 (3.3 overs)
  West Indies won by 6 wickets
Institute Perguruan Temenggong Ibrahim, Johor
Umpires: Roger Dill and Jeff Luck
Player of the match: Sharmarh Brooks

13th Place Semi-FinalsEdit

26 February
(scorecard)
Zimbabwe  
186/6 (34 overs)
v
  Malaysia
142 all out (28.5 overs)
Daniel Landman 45 (22)
Nik Azril Arafin 2/23 (7 overs)
Aminuddin Ramly 70 (67)
Edzai Jaure 3/39 (7 overs)
  Zimbabwe won by 44 runs
Institute Perguruan Temenggong Ibrahim, Johor
Umpires: Clyde Duncan and Buddhi Pradhan
Player of the match: Daniel Landman

29 February
(scorecard)
Ireland  
236/7 (50 overs)
v
  Bermuda
167 all out (48.1 overs)
James Hall 75 (82)
Rodney Trott 4/37 (10 overs)
Rodney Trott 53 (73)
Greg Thompson 5/26 (10 overs)
  Ireland won by 69 runs
Johor Cricket Academy Oval, Johor
Umpires: Lakani Oala and Sarika Prasad
Player of the match: Greg Thompson

FinalsEdit

13th Place FinalEdit

1 March
(scorecard)
Zimbabwe  
99/9 (27 overs)
v
  Ireland
100/4 (23.2 overs)
Reginald Nehonde 43 (61)
Andrew Britton 4/14 (6 overs)
James Hall 32 (29)
Stewart Matsika 2/14 (5 overs)
  Ireland won by 6 wickets
Johor Cricket Academy Oval, Johor
Umpires: Jeff Luck and Buddhi Pradhan
Player of the match: Andrew Britton

Plate FinalEdit

1 March
(scorecard)
Nepal    
74 all out (25.3 overs)
v
  West Indies
78/3 (14.2 overs)
Sagar Khadka 17 (55)
Jason Dawes 4/18 (6 overs)
Darren Bravo 24 (15)
Amrit Bhattarai 2/25 (6 overs)
  West Indies won by 7 wickets
Bayuemas Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and GA Pratapkumar
Player of the match: Jason Dawes

5th Place FinalEdit

1 March
(scorecard)
Australia  
106/7 (24 overs)
v
  England
47/2 10.5 overs)
Kirk Pascoe 55 (67)
James Harris 2/8 (5 overs)
Billy Godleman 20 (19)
Clive Rose 1/4 (1.5 overs)
No Result (  England won the 5th place play-off)
Royal Selangor Club, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Clyde Duncan and Zameer Haider

FinalEdit

2 March
(scorecard)
India  
159 all out (45.4 overs)
v
  South Africa
103/8 (25 overs)
Tanmay Srivastava 46 (74)
Wayne Parnell 2/21 (7.4 overs)
Reeza Hendricks 35 (43)
Ajitesh Argal 2/7 (5 overs)
  India won by 12 runs (D/L Method)
Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur
Umpires: Gary Baxter and Peter Hartley
Player of the match: Ajitesh Argal

Final standingsEdit

Position Team
1   India
2   South Africa
3   Pakistan
4   New Zealand
5   England
6   Australia
7   Bangladesh
8   Sri Lanka
9   West Indies
10     Nepal
11   Namibia
12   Papua New Guinea
13   Ireland
14   Zimbabwe
15   Bermuda
16   Malaysia (H)

External linksEdit