Under 19 World Cup winning team emulated India seniors: ACA
Andhra Cricket Association (ACA) on Sunday congratulated the Indian under-19 cricket team, which was today crowned World Champions in Australia.
India, powered by captain and opener Unmukt Chand’s unbeaten hundred, defeated Australia by six wickets in the final on Sunday at Townsville © Getty Images
Visakhapatnam: Aug 26, 2012
Andhra Cricket Association (ACA) on Sunday congratulated the Indian under-19 cricket team, which was crowned World Champions in Australia.
ACA president D V Subba Rao and secretary Dr Gokaraju Gangaraju, director M S K Prasad and Members of ACA congratulated the U-19 team for the World Cup win.
“U-19 Indian Team emulated the Indian seniors, who lifted the World Cup previously,” a press release said.
They also praised the ton by skipper Unmukt Chand and the “valuable contributions” of Patel and Baba Aparajith, “which helped them lift the trophy”. (PTI)
PHOTO GALLERY – Australia vs India, ICC Under-19 World Cup final