Pakistan national under-19 cricket team

Pakistan U-19 cricket team
Pakistan Cricket Crest
Captain Qasim Akram
Coach Ijaz Ahmed
Owner Pakistan Cricket Board
Manager Nadeem Khan
Team information
Colors Green
Founded 1979
Home ground Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Capacity 27,000
First-class debut India
in 1979
at Wankhede Stadium, Bombay
ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup wins 1st place, gold medalist(s) 2004 , 2006

Pakistan Under-19 cricket team are twice (2004 and 2006) Cricket World Champions at the under-19 level. Their second win made them the first, and to date only, back-to-back champions. They are also 3 time runners-up (1988, 2010 & 2014) and have finished 3rd place 4 times (2000, 2008, 2018 & 2020).

Tournament history

U-19 World Cup Record

Year Host Squad Result
1988  Australia Squad Runners-up
1998  South Africa Squad 2nd Round
2000  Sri Lanka Squad 3rd place
2002  New Zealand Squad 8th place
2004  Bangladesh Squad Champions
2006  Sri Lanka Squad Champions
2008  Malaysia Squad 3rd place
2010  New Zealand Squad Runners-up
2012  Australia Squad 8th place
2014  UAE Squad Runners-up
2016  Bangladesh Squad 5th place
2018  New Zealand Squad 3rd place
2020  South Africa Squad 3rd place

U-19 Asia Cup Record

Year Venue Round
2012  Pakistan Champions
2014  Pakistan Runners-up
2016  Sri Lanka 5th Place
2017  Malaysia Runners-up
2018  Bangladesh 5th Place
2019  Sri Lanka 6th Place


Pakistan won the 2004 U/19 Cricket World Cup by defeating the West Indies in the final in Dhaka, Bangladesh. This was Pakistan's first time to be crowned the Under-19 World Cup champions after beating West Indies in a tight finish where Pakistan won by 25 runs under the captaincy of Khalid Latif.


Pakistan won the 2006 U/19 Cricket World Cup by defeating the India in the final in Colombo, Sri Lanka, when they successfully defended a small total of 109 runs by dismissing the Indian batting lineup for 71 runs and became the first team and to date only team to defend the U-19 World Cup under the captaincy of Sarfraz Ahmed.

Current team

Head coach: Ijaz Ahmed

Player Date of Birth Batting Bowling style
Rohail Nazir (c), (wk) (2001-10-10) 10 October 2001 (age 19) Right
Aamir Ali (2002-05-05) 5 May 2002 (age 19) Right Slow left-arm orthodox
Fahad Munir (2002-12-29) 29 December 2002 (age 18) Left Right-arm Legspin
Muhammad Abbas Afridi (2001-04-05) 5 April 2001 (age 20) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Muhammad Haris (2001-03-30) 30 March 2001 (age 20) Right
Muhammad Wasim (2001-08-25) 25 August 2001 (age 20) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Qasim Akram (2002-12-01) 1 December 2002 (age 18) Right Right-arm Offbreak
Mohammad Huraira (2002-04-25) 25 April 2002 (age 19) Right
Akhtar Shah (2002-01-02) 2 January 2002 (age 19) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Muhammad Aamer (2002-02-05) 5 February 2002 (age 19) Right Right-arm Legspin
Muhammad Irfan Khan (2002-12-28) 28 December 2002 (age 18) Right Right-arm Medium-fast
Muhammad Basit (2000-12-25) 25 December 2000 (age 20) Right
Mohammad Wasim (2001-08-25) 25 August 2001 (age 20) Right Right-arm Medium
Abdul Wahid Bangalzai (2003-03-04) 4 March 2003 (age 18) Right
Amir Mehmood (2003-11-11) 11 November 2003 (age 17) Right Right-arm leg-spin

Management and Coaching Staff

Name Position
Nadeem Khan Manager
Salman Iqbal Head coach
Abdur Rehman Assistant coach
Saboor Ahmed Trainer
Usman Ghani Physio
Usman Hashmi Analyst