England under-19 cricket team

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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.

Recent call-ups[edit]

This lists all the players who have played for England under-19s in the past twelve months and their most recent call-up. Max Holden is the captain for the four-day matches while Matthew Fisher is captain for the one-day series against India.

Name Age Batting Style Bowling Style County Most Recent Call-up
Batsmen
Ed Barnes 19 Right-handed Right-arm fast-medium Yorkshire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
George Bartlett 19 Right-handed Right-arm off-break Somerset 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Harry Brook 18 Right-handed Right-arm medium Yorkshire 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Josh Dell 19 Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast Worcestershire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
George Hankins 20 Right-handed Right-arm off-break Gloucestershire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Ollie Westbury 19 Right-handed Right-arm off break Worcestershire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Euan Woods 18 Left-handed Right-arm off-break Surrey 2016–17 tour of India[2]
All-rounders
Ben Green 19 Right-handed Right-arm fast-medium Somerset 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Max Holden 19 Left-handed Right-arm off-break Middlesex 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Will Jacks 18 Right-handed Right-arm medium Surrey 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Zen Malik 19 Right-handed Right-arm leg break Worcestershire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Delray Rawlins 19 Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox Sussex 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Ben Twohig 19 Right-handed Slow left-arm orthodox Worcestershire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Wicket-keepers
Tom Banton 18 Right-handed Somerset 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Tom Moores 20 Left-handed Nottinghamshire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Ollie Pope 19 Right-handed Surrey 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Pace bowlers
Aaron Beard 19 Left-handed Right-arm fast-medium Essex 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Jack Blatherwick 18 Right-handed Right-arm fast-medium Nottinghamshire 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Henry Brookes 17 Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast Warwickshire 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Jack Bruce 18 Right-handed Right-arm medium Middlesex 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Josh Coughlin 19 Left-handed Right-arm medium Durham 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Matthew Fisher 19 Right-handed Right-arm fast-medium Yorkshire 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Arthur Godsal 20 Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast Middlesex 2017 tour of India[2]
George Panayi 19 Right-handed Right-arm fast-medium Warwickshire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Josh Tongue 19 Right-handed Right-arm medium Worcestershire 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Spin bowlers
Dominic Bess 19 Right-handed Right-arm off-break Somerset 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]
Liam Patterson-White 18 Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox Nottinghamshire 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Louie Shaw 18 Right-handed Left arm orthodox Somerset 2016–17 tour of India[2]
Amar Virdi 18 Right-handed Right-arm off-break Surrey 2016 v Sri Lanka[1]

Performances at Under-19 World Cups[edit]

Year Host Squad Result
1988  Australia Squad Semi-finals
1998  South Africa Squad Champions
2000  Sri Lanka Squad 2nd Group stage
2002  New Zealand Squad 2nd Group stage
2004  Bangladesh Squad Semi-finals
2006  Sri Lanka Squad Semi-finals
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

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "Mass changes as Holden leads England Under-19s". ESPNcricInfo. 12 July 2016. Retrieved 13 July 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p "Fisher back to captain England U-19s". ESPNcricinfo. 22 December 2016. Retrieved 22 December 2016. 

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