BCCI announces Indian squad for Under 19 World Cup 2022
The BCCI’s All-India Junior Selection Committee has announced a 17 member Indian squad for the upcoming ICC Under-19 World Cup 2022. The 14th edition of the U-19 World Cup will take place in West Indies from January 14 to February 5. This edition will feature 16 teams who have been further divided into four groups.
Team India, who has won four titles (2000, 2008, 2012, and 2018) and were runners-up in both 2016 and the most recent 2020 edition, are placed in Group B alongside South Africa, Ireland, and Uganda.
The Indian squad will be led by Yash Dhull from Delhi, who earlier was announced as Team India’s captain for ACC U-19 Asia Cup. Other members of the team are Harnoor Singh, Angkrish Raghuvanshi, SK Rasheed (vice-captain), Nishant Sindhu, Siddarth Yadav, Aneeshwar Gautam, Dinesh Bana (Wicket Keeper), Aaradhya Yadav (Wicket Keeper), Raj Angad Bawa, Manav Parakh, Kaushal Tambe, RS Hangargekar, Vasu Vats, Vicky Ostwal, Ravikumar and Garv Sangwan. Standby players are Rishit Reddy, Uday Saharan, Ansh Gosai, Amrit Raj Upadhyay, and PM Singh Rathore.