India won the U-19 World Cup final against Australia by 8 wickets in Mount Maunganui, as the young guns got off to a big start.
India has lifted the Under-19 World Cup trophy thrice and Prithvi Shaw has joined the likes of Mohammad Kaif (2002), Virat Kohli (2008) and Unmukt Chand (2012) to become fourth Indian captain to lift the U-19 World Cup title.
- 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup held in New Zealand
- Dates: 12 Jan 2018 – 3 Feb 2018
- PLAYER OF THE MATCH-Manjot Kalra(India)
- PLAYER OF THE SERIES-Shubman Gill(India)
- Most runs- Athanaze (418) India
- Most wickets- Anukul Roy (14) India, Qais Ahmad (14) Afghanistan,
Faisal Jamkhandi (14) Canada