Sri Lanka U19 vs Ireland U19

ICC Under 19 World Cup, 2018

Group D teams Sri Lanka U19 and Ireland U19 clash in the 5th fixture of the ICC Under 19 World Cup at the Cobham Oval in Whangarei. Both SL-Y and IRE-Y lost their warmup matches, although they would be keen on getting their campaign started on the front foot. This is the second fixture of this group, which also features Afghanistan u19 and Pakistan u19.


Match Details:

Tournament: ICC Under 19 World Cup, 2018

Date & Time: Jan 14,  10:30 AM  LOCAL

Venue: Cobham Oval, Whangarei


Sri Lanka U19 Team News:

  • Kamindu Mendis is in-charge of the Sri Lankan youth side.

SL-Y Squad

Kamindu Mendis(c), Jehan Daniel, Hasitha Boyagoda, Rashmika Dilshan, Krishan Arachchige(w), Kalana Perera, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Praveen Jayawickrama, Nuwanidu Fernando, Ashen Bandara, Nipun Malinga, Nipun Dananjaya, Nishan Madushka, Hareen Buddhila, Santhush Gunathilaka

SL-Y Key players

  • Both Hasitha Boyagoda and Ashen Bandara recorded 50+ scores in the warm-up match against Aus u19 side.
  • Praveen Jayawickrama, Nipun Malinga and Rashmika Dilshan were among the wickets.


Ireland U19 Team News:

  • Harry Tector will lead the IRE-Y team in the competition.

IRE-Y Squad

Harry Tector(c), Ian Anders, Aaron Cawley, Varun Chopra, Mark Donegan(w), Jonathan Garth, Jamie Grassi, Reece Kelly, Graham Kennedy, Joshua Little, Sam Murphy, Max Neville, Neil Rock, Morgan Topping, Andrew Vincent

IRE-Y Key players

  • IRE-Y captain Harry Tector exhibited fine form in the warm-up game against England U19 side scoring a hundred.
  • Joshua Little impressed with his all-round performance in the warm-up fixture.


Please note: This SL-Y vs IRE-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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