Arjun Tendulkar struck once again for India U19 team. He picked the wicket of Kamil Mishara, a first-class cricketer in the 12th ball of the test match against Sri Lanka Under 19 team. This is the first U19 match for Arjun Tendulkar.
The Sri Lankan captain Nipuna Dananjaya opted to bat first and hence the captain of India U19 team, Anuj Rawat gave an opportunity to Akash Pande to bowl the first over. Arjun Tendulkar dismissed Kamil Mishara in the last ball of his first over. Mishara scored 9 runs off 11 balls with two boundaries.
The venue for this match is Nondescripts Cricket Club ground, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Mishara made his first-class debut at the age of 15 for Panadura Cricket Association against Sri Lankan Port Authorities Club.
Mishara added 20 runs from 3 overs along with Madhushka Fernando. Since the captain Nipun Dhananjaya joined Fernando, the pace of the Sri Lankan batsmen remained same.
The Indian U19 team will play 2 tests and 5 Youth ODIs with the Sri Lankan U19 team. Arjun Tendulkar will represent the team for test matches only. He conceded 13 runs and picked one wicket in the current test match.
Arjun Tendulkar is the son of India’s legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and attained the place in the U19 team in the recent past. He is the left-arm medium fast bowler and his batting style is left-handed. He played for Mumbai U14, Mumbai U16, and Mumbai U19 teams. He was born on 24th September 1999. Some of the other teams he played for are Ealing, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers.
He picked his first wicket in his U19 match by dismissing Kamil Mishara, a Sri Lankan first-class cricketer.
Sri Lanka 34/1, Mishara 9, Dhananjaya 7*,Madhushka 18*
Arjun Tendulkar 1/13