Australia (above) will play West Indies in.
Australia (above) will play West Indies in the ICC Under-19 World Cup 2014 quarter-final. Photo Courtesy: ICC Cricket.com

 

Feb 23, 2014

 

Australia will take on West Indies in a quarter-final encounter in ICC Under-19 World Cup 2014 at Dubai on Sunday. The Australian team was in danger of going out of the group stages of the tournament after losing to Afghanistan Under-19. However, they came back strongly to crush Bangladesh Under-19 setup to progress to the quarter-final stage of the tournament.

 

On the other hand, West Indies Under-19 setup won two of their encounters, but were thumped by South Africa Under-19 team. Both have strong teams on paper and one can expect a keen contest between them. West Indies Under-19 is captained by Ramaal Lewis. The Australian setup will be captained by AJ Gregory.

 

Squads:

 

Australia Under-19: Thomas Andrews, Ben Ashkenazi, James Bazley, Matthew Fotia, Alex Gregory (c), Ben McDermott (wk), Jake Doran, Jaron Morgan, Damien Mortimer, Matthew Short, Kelvin Smith, Billy Stanlake, Cameron Valente, Guy Walker, Sean Willis.

 

West Indies Under-19: Ramaal Lewis (c), Nicolas Pooran (wk), Jonathan Drakes, Fabian Allen, Tagenarine Chanderpaul, Bryan Charles, Tristan Coleman, Shimron Hetmyer, Jerome Jones, Ray Jordan, Brandon King, Preston McSween, M Mindley, Gudakesh Motie, Jeremy Solozano.

 

Catch live score and ball-by-ball details of the ICC Under-19 World Cup tie between Australia and West Indies here