3 Indians in the race to win ICC U19 WC Player of the Tournament title, names of shortlist players announced

By Nishu Bhardwaj February 9, 2024 11:36 PM IST

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The final match of the ICC Under-19 World Cup 2024 will be played on February 11 between the Indian Under-19 team and the Australian Under-19 team. Earlier, ICC has announced the names of the players shortlisted for the Player of the Tournament Award for their outstanding performance during the entire tournament. In this, while 3 players have got place from the Indian team, two players from South Africa and 1 player each from Australia, Pakistan and West Indies team have been shortlisted.

Apart from captain Uday Saharan, these 2 players were also shortlisted

The Indian Under-19 team has seen an unbeatable performance so far in this World Cup in its journey till the finals. The biggest reason for this has been that all the players of the team have played their roles better on the field. Apart from Indian Under-19 team captain Uday Saharan, Musheer Khan and Saumya Pandey have got a place in the shortlist for ICC Player of the Tournament. While Uday has so far scored 389 runs in 6 matches in this tournament at an average of 64.83, Musheer Khan has also scored 338 runs in 6 matches at an average of 67.60. Saumya Pandey has shown his magic with the ball and taken 17 wickets in 6 matches at an average of 8.47.

These players got place from South Africa and Australia

If we talk about the shortlisted players from teams other than India, Quen Mafaka and Steve Stolk from South Africa have got the place. Apart from this, Hugh Wiebgan, who captains the Australia Under-19 team, is also in the race to win the Player of the Tournament award. Ubaid Shah from Pakistan while Jewel Andrew from West Indies has got a place in this list.

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