ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup 2018 Indian Team Squad

ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup 2018 – India Squad

ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018 is one of the prestigious events for ICC as well as BCCI. With Indian cricket team being outstanding in the year 2017, there is a lot of expectations on the Indian under19 team as well. With greater expectations and many outstanding u19 cricketers in India, the choice was tough for BCCI. India, who is runner-upĀ in 2016 u19 world cup is going to be one of the hot favorites. Keeping everything in mind, BCCI has selected pretty decent squad for ICC Under19 cricket world cup about to happen in NewZealand.

ICC Under19 cricket world cup 2018 – Team India Captain

As always, captains always play a key role in any cricket match. Having said that, Indian cricket team is no exception. Out of so many talented players, only one can be picked. Yet the golden chance of Captaining Indian cricket team has been caught by Prithvi Shaw. A Mumbai based cricketer, who scored 546 runs in Mumbai divisional match. See his complete profile here

ICC U19 World Cup 2018 – India Squad

As mentioned by BCCI in one of the latest press releases, here is the 15-member Indian squad lead by Prithvi flying to NewZealand.

  1. Prithvi Shaw (Captain)
  2. Shubman Gill (vice-captain)
  3. Manjot Kalra
  4. Himanshu Rana
  5. Abhishek Sharma
  6. Riyan Parag
  7. Aryan Juyal (wicket-keeper)
  8. Harvik Desai (wicket-keeper)
  9. Shivam Mavi
  10. Kamlesh Nagarkoti
  11. Ishan Porel
  12. Arshdeep Singh
  13. Anukul Roy
  14. Shiva Singh
  15. Pankaj Yadav

Here is the bunch of standby players selected in case of emergencies

  • Om Bhosle
  • Rahul Chahar
  • Ninad Rathva
  • Urvil Patel
  • Aditya Thakare

ICC U19 World Cup 2018 India Coach

Rahul Dravid

‘Sachin is my role model’ Says India’s 17-year-old cricketer Prithvi Shaw

Let us know your opinions on this BCCI selected Indian squad for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018.