Pakistan national under-19 cricket team

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Pakistan Under-19 cricket team are twice (2004 and 2006) Cricket World Champions at the under-19 level. Their second win made them the first, and to date only, back-to-back champions. They are also 3 time runners-up (1988, 2010 & 2014) and have finished 3rd place 4 times (2000, 2008, 2018 & 2020).

Pakistan U-19 cricket team
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Pakistan Cricket Crest
Personnel
CaptainRohail Nazir
CoachIjaz Ahmed
OwnerPakistan Cricket Board
ManagerNadeem Khan
Team information
ColorsGreen
Founded1979
Home groundGaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Capacity27,000
History
First-class debutIndia
in 1979
at Wankhede Stadium, Bombay
ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup wins2004, 2006

Tournament historyEdit

U-19 World Cup RecordEdit

Year Host Squad Result
1988   Australia Squad Runners-up
1998   South Africa Squad 2nd Round
2000   Sri Lanka Squad 3rd place
2002   New Zealand Squad 8th place
2004   Bangladesh Squad Champions
2006   Sri Lanka Squad Champions
2008   Malaysia Squad 3rd place
2010   New Zealand Squad Runners-up
2012   Australia Squad 8th place
2014   UAE Squad Runners-up
2016   Bangladesh Squad 5th place
2018   New Zealand Squad 3rd place
2020   South Africa Squad 3rd place

U-19 Asia Cup RecordEdit

Year Venue Round
2012   Pakistan Champions
2014   Pakistan Runners-up
2016   Sri Lanka 5th Place
2017   Malaysia Runners-up
2018   Bangladesh 5th Place
2019   Sri Lanka 6th Place

2004Edit

Pakistan won the 2004 U/19 Cricket World Cup by defeating the West Indies in the final in Dhaka, Bangladesh. This was Pakistan's first time to be crowned the Under-19 World Cup champions after beating West Indies in a tight finish where Pakistan won by 25 runs under the captaincy of Khalid Latif.

2006Edit

Pakistan won the 2006 U/19 Cricket World Cup by defeating the India in the final in Colombo, Sri Lanka, when they successfully defended a small total of 109 runs by dismissing the Indian batting lineup for 71 runs and became the first team and to date only team to defend the U-19 World Cup under the captaincy of Sarfraz Ahmed.

Current teamEdit

Head coach: Ijaz Ahmed

Player Date of Birth Batting Bowling style
Rohail Nazir (c), (wk) (2001-10-10) 10 October 2001 (age 19) Right
Aamir Ali (2002-05-05) 5 May 2002 (age 18) Right Slow left-arm orthodox
Fahad Munir (2002-12-29) 29 December 2002 (age 17) Left Right-arm Legspin
Muhammad Abbas Afridi (2001-04-05) 5 April 2001 (age 19) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Muhammad Haris (2001-03-30) 30 March 2001 (age 19) Right
Muhammad Wasim (2001-08-25) 25 August 2001 (age 19) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Qasim Akram (2002-12-01) 1 December 2002 (age 17) Right Right-arm Offbreak
Abu Huraira (2003-01-23) 23 January 2003 (age 17) Right Right-arm Offbreak
Haider Ali (2000-09-02) 2 September 2000 (age 20) Right
Akhtar Shah (2002-01-02) 2 January 2002 (age 18) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Muhammad Aamer (2002-02-05) 5 February 2002 (age 18) Right Right-arm Legspin
Muhammad Irfan Khan (2002-12-28) 28 December 2002 (age 17) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Muhammad Basit (2000-12-25) 25 December 2000 (age 19) Right
Mohammad Wasim (2001-08-25) 25 August 2001 (age 19) Right Right-arm Medium
Abdul Bangalzai (2003-03-04) 4 March 2003 (age 17) Right
Amir Mehmood (2003-11-11) 11 November 2003 (age 16) Right Right-arm leg-spin

Management and Coaching StaffEdit

Name Position
Nadeem Khan Manager
Ijaz Ahmed Head coach
Abdur Rehman Assistant coach
Saboor Ahmed Trainer
Usman Ghani Physio
Usman Hashmi Analyst

ReferencesEdit