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U-19 World Cup 2020: India announce 15-member squad

U-19 World Cup 2020: India announce 15-member squad

India has announced the 15-member squad for the Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2020.

The 13th edition of the quadrennial tournament will be held in South Africa between January 17 and February 9.

Priyam Garg will be leading India in their title defence at next year’s ICC U19 World Cup, with Dhruv Chand Jurel as vice-captain.

The squad also features Mumbai’s Yashasvi Jaiswal, who made waves scoring a double-century against Jharkhand in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

India is placed in Group A with first-time qualifier Japan, New Zealand and Sri Lanka. The top two teams from each of the four groups will qualify for the Super League stage.

India is the most successful team having won four titles. They are also the defending champions having won the 2018 edition in New Zealand.

India won the previous edition of the tournament in New Zealand
India won the previous edition of the tournament in New Zealand

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Indian squad for U-19 World Cup: Priyam Garg (captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Varma, Divyaansh Saxena, Dhruv Chand Jurel (vice-captain & wk), Shashwat Rawat, Divyansh Joshi, Shubhang Hegde, Ravi Bishnoi, Akash Singh, Kartik Tyagi, Atharva Ankolekar, Kumar Kushagra (wk), Sushant Mishra, Vidyadhar Patil.

India U-19 squad for the tour of South Africa: Priyam Garg (captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Varma, Divyaansh Saxena, Dhruv Chand Jurel (vice-captain & wk), Shashwat Rawat, Divyansh Joshi, Shubhang Hegde, Ravi Bishnoi, Akash Singh, Kartik Tyagi, Atharva Ankolekar, Kumar Kushagra (wk), Sushant Mishra, Vidyadhar Patil, CTL Rakshan.

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