Open main menu

The England Under-19 cricket team have been playing official Under-19 Test matches since 1974. Prior to 1991/92 they were known as England Young Cricketers.

Former captains include Mike Atherton, Michael Vaughan, Alastair Cook and Andrew Flintoff, who have all gone on to captain the senior national team in Test matches.

Contents

Recent call-upsEdit

This lists all the players who have been selected for England under-19s since the start of the 2018 season and their most recent call-up. In that period squads have been named for:

  • A series of two Tests and three ODIs at home to South Africa in July 2018[1][2][3]
  • A series of one T20I, three ODIs and two Tests away against Bangladesh in January and February 2019[4]
  • A tri-series at home to India and Bangladesh in July and August 2019, in which they will play a minimum of eight ODIs.[5][6][7]

The team's coach is Jon Lewis, who has been in position since the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.[8]

Name Age Primary role Batting Style Bowling Style County Most Recent Call-up
George Balderson (2000-10-11) 11 October 2000 (age 18) Batsman Left-handed Right-arm medium Lancashire 2019 tri-series[5]
Liam Banks (1999-03-27) 27 March 1999 (age 20) Batsman Right-handed Right-arm off-break Warwickshire 2018 v South Africa[1][3]
Ben Charlesworth (2000-11-19) 19 November 2000 (age 18) Batsman Left-handed Right-arm medium-fast Gloucestershire 2019 tri-series[5]
Tom Clark (2001-07-02) 2 July 2001 (age 18) Batsman Left-handed Right-arm medium Sussex 2019 tri-series[5]
Joey Evison (2001-11-14) 14 November 2001 (age 17) Batsman Right-handed Slow left-arm orthodox Nottinghamshire 2019 tri-series[5]
Jack Haynes (2001-01-30) 30 January 2001 (age 18) Batsman Right-handed Right-arm off-break Worcestershire 2019 tri-series[5]
Lewis Goldsworthy (2001-01-08) 8 January 2001 (age 18) Batsman Right-handed Slow left-arm orthodox Somerset 2019 tri-series[5]
Will Smeed (2001-10-26) 26 October 2001 (age 17) Batsman Right-handed Right-arm off-break Somerset 2018–19 v Bangladesh[4]
Harrison Ward (1999-10-25) 25 October 1999 (age 19) Batsman Left-handed Right-arm off-break Sussex 2018 v South Africa[1][3]
Greg Willows (1999-02-15) 15 February 1999 (age 20) Batsman Right-handed Right-arm medium Gloucestershire 2018 v South Africa (Tests)  [1]
Luke Doneathy (2002-07-26) 26 July 2002 (age 17) All-rounder Right-handed Right-arm medium Durham 2019 tri-series[7]
George Hill (2001-01-24) 24 January 2001 (age 18) All-rounder Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast Yorkshire 2019 tri-series[5]
Tom Lammonby (2000-06-02) 2 June 2000 (age 19) All-rounder Left-handed Left-arm medium-fast Somerset 2018–19 v Bangladesh[4]
Dominic Leech (2001-01-10) 10 January 2001 (age 18) All-rounder Right-handed Right-arm medium Yorkshire 2019 tri-series[5]
Dan Mousley (2001-07-08) 8 July 2001 (age 18) All-rounder Left-handed Right-arm off-break Warwickshire 2019 tri-series[5]
Tom Banton (1998-11-11) 11 November 1998 (age 20) Wicket-keeper Right-handed Somerset 2018 v South Africa[1][3]
Finlay Bean (2002-04-16) 16 April 2002 (age 17) Wicket-keeper Left-handed Yorkshire 2019 tri-series[6]
Jordan Cox (2000-10-21) 21 October 2000 (age 18) Wicket-keeper Right-handed Kent 2019 tri-series[5]
Jack Davies (2000-03-30) 30 March 2000 (age 19) Wicket-keeper Left-handed Middlesex 2018 v South Africa[1][3]
George Lavelle (2000-03-24) 24 March 2000 (age 19) Wicket-keeper Left-handed Lancashire 2018 v South Africa (Tests)[2]
Ollie Robinson (1998-12-01) 1 December 1998 (age 20) Wicket-keeper Right-handed Kent 2018 v South Africa[1][3]
Jamie Smith (2000-07-12) 12 July 2000 (age 19) Wicket-keeper Right-handed Surrey 2018–19 v Bangladesh[4]
Kasey Aldridge (2000-12-24) 24 December 2000 (age 18) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium Somerset 2019 tri-series[5]
Ethan Bamber (1998-12-17) 17 December 1998 (age 20) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium Middlesex 2018 v South Africa (Tests)  [1]
Samuel Conners (1999-02-13) 13 February 1999 (age 20) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium Derbyshire 2018 v South Africa[2][3]
Blake Cullen Pace bowler Right-handed Middlesex 2019 tri-series[5]
Adam Finch (2000-05-28) 28 May 2000 (age 19) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium Worcestershire 2018–19 v Bangladesh[4]
Alfie Gleadall (2000-05-28) 28 May 2000 (age 19) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast Derbyshire 2018 v South Africa[1][3]
Nick Kimber (2001-01-16) 16 January 2001 (age 18) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium Nottinghamshire 2019 tri-series[5]
Ned Leonard (2002-08-15) 15 August 2002 (age 17) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium Somerset 2019 tri-series[7]
Jack Plom (1999-08-27) 27 August 1999 (age 19) Pace bowler Left-handed Right-arm fast-medium Essex 2018 v South Africa[1][3]
James Taylor (2001-01-19) 19 January 2001 (age 18) Pace bowler Right-handed Right-arm medium Derbyshire 2019 tri-series[5]
Jordan Cook (2000-01-07) 7 January 2000 (age 19) Spin bowler Right-handed Right-arm off-break Nottinghamshire 2018 v South Africa (ODIs)[3]
Luke Hollman (2000-09-16) 16 September 2000 (age 18) Spin bowler Left-handed Right-arm leg-break Middlesex 2018–19 v Bangladesh[4]
Jack Morley (2001-05-25) 25 May 2001 (age 18) Spin bowler Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox Lancashire 2019 tri-series[5]
Hamidullah Qadri (2000-12-05) 5 December 2000 (age 18) Spin bowler Right-handed Right-arm off-break Derbyshire 2019 tri-series[5]

  = withdrew injured

Performances at Under-19 World CupsEdit

Year Host Squad Result
1988   Australia Squad Semi Final (4th place)
1998   South Africa Squad Champions
2000   Sri Lanka Squad Group Stage 2 (6th place)
2002   New Zealand Squad Group Stage 2 (7th place)
2004   Bangladesh Squad Semi Final (4th place)
2006   Sri Lanka Squad Semi Final (4th place)
2008   Malaysia Squad 5th place
2010   New Zealand Squad 8th place
2012   Australia Squad 5th place
2014   United Arab Emirates Squad 3rd place
2016   Bangladesh Squad 6th place
2018   New Zealand Squad 7th place

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Lammonby to lead England U-19 in South Africa Test series". ECB. 20 June 2018. Retrieved 2 July 2018.
  2. ^ a b c "Banton to lead Under 19 side after Lammonby injury". ECB. 6 July 2018. Retrieved 6 July 2018.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "England Under-19s name squad for Royal London One-Day Series". ECB. 12 July 2018. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "Young Lions announce squad for Bangladesh tour". ECB. 9 January 2019. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "England U19 squad announced for tri-series with India U19 and Bangladesh U19". ECB. 9 July 2019. Retrieved 11 July 2019.
  6. ^ a b "9th Match, Tri-Nation Under-19s Tournament in England at Chelmsford, Aug 3 2019". Cricinfo. 3 August 2019. Retrieved 6 August 2019.
  7. ^ a b c "10th Match, Tri-Nation Under-19s Tournament in England at Beckenham, Aug 5 2019". Cricinfo. 5 August 2019. Retrieved 6 August 2019.
  8. ^ "Jon Lewis appointed Young Lions Head Coach". ECB. 23 February 2018. Retrieved 21 June 2018.

External linksEdit