Harsh Tyagi starred with the ball in Dhaka as India cruised to the 2018 Underneath-19 Asia Cup title. The left-arm spinner, who was declared the Man-of-the-Match within the remaining, took six wickets as India registered a complete 144-run win over Sri Lanka.
He completed the event with 14 wickets total, second within the record of highest wicket-takers, behind Siddharth Desai, who took 18.
Tyagi, who’s now again in India, had earlier toured Sri Lanka in July-August this yr for 2 youth Exams and 5 youth ODIs.
In an interview with Cricketnext, the 18-year-old mentioned that the expertise of enjoying in opposition to Sri Lanka held the Indian crew in good stead within the remaining.
“I used to be assured, we had already performed Sri Lanka earlier than in two Take a look at matches and 5 ODIs. We already had plans in opposition to them and executed these,” Tyagi was quoted as saying.
Tyagi added that the abroad excursions have additionally helped the aspiring cricketers to enhance their sport and constant efficiency would deliver them to selectors’ discover.
Indian cricket has witnessed an increase of a number of age-group cricketers within the current interval, who’ve gone on to do effectively on the senior stage as effectively.
Prithvi Shaw, who lead India to U-19 World Cup title in February this yr, was just lately handed the Take a look at debut in opposition to Windies, the place he turned the youngest Indian to attain a Take a look at ton on debut.
His former teammates Shivam Mavi and Shubman Gill additionally bagged profitable contracts in the course of the 2018 IPL public sale.
Tyagi mentioned he seems to be as much as these gamers as a supply of inspiration.
“It is at all times nice to see them (former U-19 gamers) do effectively. They’ve additionally received into the India crew. It provides us confidence that we are able to additionally do the identical. Shivam Mavi is enjoying in IPL and a few extra gamers are within the line. If we carry out effectively and provides our 100 p.c then something can occur,” Tyagi mentioned.
Tyagi additionally feels the IPL just isn’t far for him and sees the event as a gateway to the Indian cricket crew.
After the Asia Cup success, the following job available for Tyagi is the Ranji Trophy, the place he’ll play for Railways. And the goal for the teenager is to proceed the nice work.
Revealed Date: October 09, 2018
| Up to date Date: October 09, 2018
Up to date Date: Oct 09, 2018