Venkatesh Prasad proposes white balls during Under-19 meet

National youth preference cabinet authority Venkatesh Prasad has urged a BCCI to use white round in a U-19 limited-overs Vinoo Mankad Trophy. This is to concede a colts to have a knowledge of personification white-ball cricket before entrance onto a general scene.

“During a Under-19 tri-series in Kolkata, a lot of players complained about not carrying prior knowledge of personification white-ball cricket. They were personification white-ball cricket for a initial time. So I’ve requested a BCCI to move in a change,” Prasad said.

The cricket house is open to a suggestion. “Yes, he (Prasad) has done a ask though this can usually occur subsequent year. We will put a matter before a contest committee,” BCCI joint-secretary Amitabh Chaudhary said.

Meanwhile, Prasad pronounced performances in Cooch Behar Trophy — a domestic three-day contest for U-19 cricketers — would also be taken into comment for World Cup selection.

“What I’ve seen during a tri-series, we contingency contend I’m really tender with a talent on offer. And Rahul Dravid being a coach, a destiny of Indian cricket is in protected hands. We’ve picked a patrol for a U-19 tri-series in Sri Lanka though there are many gifted players outward a group as well. We will apparently keep an eye on a Cooch Behar Trophy as we wish to shortlist a possibilities for a World Cup.”

The BCCI currently announced an 18-member India U-19 patrol for a Sri Lanka tri-series with England being a other team. The contest will be played from Dec 2 to 21.

The squad: Ricky Bhui (captain), Rishabh Pant, Yogesh Sharma, Kanishk Seth, Amandeep Khare, Mayank Dagar, Avesh Khan, Ishan Kishan, Virat Singh, Rahul Batham, Anmolpreet Singh, Mahipal Lomror, Khaleel Ahmed, Washington Sundar, Sarfaraz Khan, Zeeshan Ansari, Subham Mavi, Himanshu Rana.