International Cricket Council organizes world cup championship for youngsters under-19 age in ever two years span time since 1998 though first edition of U19 cricket world cup was played in 1988. Under 19 National teams from ICC members panel participate in the competition. The inaugural edition of championship was won by tournament’s host Australia.
Since then a total 10 editions of ICC Under-19 world cup have been concluded and 11th is scheduled to take place in Bangladesh from 27 January to 14 February 2016. India and Australia are two most successful teams in the history of U19 cricket world cup as both nations have won title 3-3 times each. Pakistan are also two times champion in the competition.
England and South Africa have also claimed under 19 cricket world cup trophy over the years. Let’s have a look at the complete list of winners and runners up in ICC U19 world cup. (Note: List is from latest to initial tournament year)
Under-19 Cricket World Cup Winners
|2014||UAE||South Africa||Pakistan||South Africa won by 6 wickets||Dubai|
|2012||Australia||India||Australia||India won by 6 wickets||Townsville|
|2010||New Zealand||Australia||Pakistan||Australia won by 25 runs||Lincoln|
|2008||Malaysia||India||South Africa||India won by 12 runs (D/L)||Puchong|
|2006||Sri Lanka||Pakistan||India||Pakistan won by 38 runs||Colombo|
|2004||Bangladesh||Pakistan||West Indies||Pakistan won by 25 runs||Dhaka|
|2002||New Zealand||Australia||South Africa||Australia won by 7 wickets||Lincoln|
|2000||Sri Lanka||India||Sri Lanka||India won by 6 wickets||Colombo|
|1998||South Africa||England||New Zealand||England won by 7 wickets||Johannesburg|
|1988||Australia||Australia||Pakistan||Australia won by 5 wickets||Adelaide|
U19 World Cup Results Team Wise