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January 22, 2005, 05:20 AM
First test between U-19 teams of India and England is being played at Bangalore from 21 to 24 January.

The latest score is India 334 and 9/0, England 112

In the first innings of England, Abid Nabi claimed 5/26 to trigger a dramatic collapse for England in their first innings. Abid Nabi is reputed to bowl at speed of 140+ kmph. He is the first player from Jammu and Kashmir to play for an Indian team. He is a bright prospect to watch out for in future.

January 22, 2005, 09:58 PM
Great job from U-19 India against England.
Like to see them in senior team soon and playing against us.
Indian U-19 team looks better than our U-19 though, but looking forward to see them face to face someday.

January 24, 2005, 07:31 AM
India U-19 defeated Eng U-19 by 293 runs on the third day of the 4 day match.
India U-19 334 and 200-4 decl
Eng U-19 112 and 129

India U-19 and Eng U-19 contained many players who played in the U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh last year.

Following are some interesting facts about the two teams:

England team contains Ben Harmison ( younger brother of Steve Harmison) and Moeen Ali ( younger brother of Kabir Ali).

Indian team has Mayank Tehlan who is a cousin of Sehwag and plays in the same style as his famous cousin.

January 31, 2005, 12:32 AM
Second U-19 test was played at Kolkata from 27 to 30 January 2005. India U-19 won this match by an innings and 106 runs:

Eng U-19: 147 and 157
Ind U-19 410/8 decl

February 4, 2005, 05:46 AM
India,having taken a winning 2-0 lead in the 3 match series played a new look team with more than half a dozen dubutants in the playing eleven in the third and final test at Jamshedpur. The result however was no different. India won by an innings and 137 runs in two and a half days.

India U-19 472/4 decl
Eng U-19 258 & (follow on) 77

India won by an innings and 137 runs.

February 4, 2005, 06:07 AM
England's future is dark!.oops:

February 4, 2005, 06:08 AM
Is there any west bengal guy in this indian under 19 team?

February 4, 2005, 06:14 AM
Edited on, February 4, 2005, 11:18 AM GMT, by Tintin.
Reason: Repeat

February 4, 2005, 07:57 AM
The vice captain Manoj Tewari is from West Bengal.

February 4, 2005, 10:18 AM
Looks like these English kids have no clue about sub continent conditions. Would they do the same if they came to BD?

February 9, 2005, 05:45 AM
After the test series, the two teams are playing 5 match OD series. The first two matches were played in Agartala on 8 & 9 february.
Result: India 2-0 ahead

1st OD:
India U-19 299/9 ( 50 overs)
Eng U-19 253(46.4 overs)
India U-19 won by 46 runs

2nd OD:
Eng U-19 169(48.5 overs)
Ind U-19 173/7 (46 overs)
India U-19 won by 3 wickets

Edited on, February 10, 2005, 5:22 AM GMT, by cricketfan.

February 9, 2005, 07:36 AM
This is called whitewash!