| On Jan 18, 2018 8:00 AM IST

AUS-Y vs PNG-Y 19th Match U19 World Cup Team Predictions – Fantasy Team News


Australia U19 vs Papua New Guinea U19

Group B, ICC Under 19 World Cup, 2018

In the 19th match of the ICC Under 19 World Cup 2018, Group B teams Australia U19 and Papua New Guinea U19 face each other. Australia have played 2 matches so far, winning one and losing one. On the other hand, Papua New Guinea U19 have suffered two big losses in as many matches.


Match Details:

Date: January 19,2018

Time: 10:30 AM Local

Venue: Lincoln No 3, Lincoln


Australia U19 Team News:

There is no news of any injuries or changes in the playing XI. The Australian youth side is most likely to field the XI that faced Zimbabwe U19 on January 16.


Jason Sangha(c), Will Sutherland, Xavier Bartlett, Max Bryant, Jack Edwards, Zak Evans, Jarrod Freeman, Ryan Hadley, Baxter J Holt, Nathan McSweeney, Jonathan Merlo, Lloyd Pope, Jason Ralston, Param Uppal, Austin Waugh

Probable XI

Max Bryant, Jack Edwards, Jason Sangha (c), Jonathan Merlo, Param Uppal, Nathan McSweeney, Will Sutherland, Baxter J Holt (wk), Xavier Bartlett, Ryan Hadley, Lloyd Pope

Key players

  • Jack Edwards is tipped to be the next big thing in Australian cricket. The all-rounder has amassed 113 runs and picked 4 wickets in 2 matches.
  • Xavier Bartlett and Will Sutherland have claimed 3 wickets each in 2 matches.


Papua New Guinea U19 Team News:

There is no update of injuries. However, PNG-Y can make changes to their XI after suffering two heavy defeats.


Vagi Karaho, James Tau, Daure Aiga, Heagi Toua, Ovia Sam, Sinaka Arua, Igo Mahuru, Nou Rarua, Leke Morea, Boge Arua, Kevau Tau, Simon Atai, Toa Nou, Semo Kamea, Eisa Eka

Probable XI

Vagi Karaho (c), James Tau, Heagi Toua, Ovia Sam, Sinaka Arua, Igo Mahuru, Leke Morea, Boge Arua, Kevau Tau, Simon Atai (wk), Semo Kamea

Key Players:

  • Captain Vagi Karaho is key to Papua New Guinea’s chances in the fixture.


India Fantasy Prediction:

PNG-Y have suffered big losses and it would be a miracle if they can give Australians some fight. We advise our readers to select more players from Australian youth team.


Please note: This AUS-Y vs PNG-Y match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI from the squads of the two teams listed above.


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Himanshu Sharma

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