With 50 days to go earlier than the ICC Males’s Underneath-19 Cricket World Cup bowls off, the person who captained the primary West Indies Underneath-19 crew is totally backing the crew and has referred to as on the area to additionally give their help.
Dudnath Ramkissoon stated the match is “an exquisite alternative for these younger males to signify the West Indies”.’
“I need them to seize the possibility with each fingers. A Cricket World Cup is a significant occasion and to play it at house is one thing further particular as properly,” the Trinidadian stated throughout a media interplay at Queen’s Park Oval to mark the countdown to the primary ball of the match.
“We have to help them. The entire area ought to come collectively and provides them their full help. It is a essential stage of their improvement, and this can be a prestigious worldwide cricket occasion we will probably be internet hosting.”
The West Indies will bowl off the match towards Australia on January 14, 2021, in Guyana.
Ramkissoon, 70, led the first-ever West Indies Youth Crew on their tour of England in 1970. That summer time, they performed matches all throughout the UK.
“We had a improbable crew and we performed some actually good cricket. Touring across the nation we performed in was an ideal expertise and we had been properly supported by the followers who got here to see us play. It was a memorable tour, and it was an honor to signify the West Indies,” he stated.
Cricket West Indies will host the 14th version of the match for the primary time ever, because the occasion which showcases the long run stars of the sport will see 16 groups touring to the Caribbean to compete in 48 matches from January 14 to February 5 throughout 4 host nations.
Bangladesh, England, Canada and the United Arab Emirates kind Group A; debutants Uganda have been positioned in Group B alongside India, South Africa and Eire; and Group C contains Pakistan, Afghanistan, Zimbabwe and Papua New Guinea.
Host West Indies, Australia and Sri Lanka are in Group D. Scotland accomplished the lineup in that group as a substitute for New Zealand which withdrew from the match due to in depth obligatory quarantine restrictions for minors on their return dwelling.
The format will see the highest two groups from every of the 4 teams advance to the Tremendous League whereas the remaining groups function within the Plate throughout 23 days of competitors.
The 4 host nations have been confirmed as Antigua and Barbuda, Guyana, St. Kitts and Nevis and Trinidad and Tobago, with 10 venues internet hosting matches.