BCCI top brass hails victorious India U19 team
New Delhi, Feb 3 (CRICKETNMORE) - The BCCI top brass on Saturday congratulated the Rahul Dravid-coached victorious India Under 19 side for lifting the World Cup for the fourth time, after defeating Australia at Tauranga in New Zealand on Saturday.
The Prithvi Shaw-led side, which started the tournament as favourites, maintained their unbeaten run throughout before thrashing three-time champions Australia by eight wickets in the summit clash.
Heaping praises on the young guns, acting board president C.K. Khanna said: "The nation is celebrating today thanks to the India U19 team. The boys have been terrific and did not let their guard down."