Pakistan Under-19 cricket team

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Pakistan U-19 cricket team
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Captain: Sami Aslam
Coach: Azam Khan
Owner: Pakistan Cricket Board
Home ground: Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Manager: Ali Zia
First-class debut: India
in 1979
at Wankhede Stadium, Bombay

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 (February 2011) only back to back champions. They recently played U-19 Cricket World Cup and finished at 8th place.

U-19 World Cup Record[edit]

Year Venue Round
1988  Australia Runners Up
1998  South Africa 8th Place
2000  Sri Lanka Semi Finals
2002  New Zealand 5th Place
2004  Bangladesh Champions
2006  Sri Lanka Champions
2008  Malaysia Semi Finals
2010  New Zealand Runners Up
2012  Australia 8th Place
2014  UAE Runners Up

U-19 Asia Cup Record[edit]

Year Venue Round
2012  Malaysia Champions*
2014  UAE Runners Up
  • Shares winning trophy with India after the match was ended with a tie.

2004[edit]

They won the 2004 U/19 Cricket World Cup by defeating the West Indies in the final in Dhaka in Bangladesh, Pakistan have won first Under-19 World Cup after beating West Indies in a tight finish in Dhaka, Pakistan Won by 25 runs. under the captaincy of Khalid Latif.

2006[edit]

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

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