Three Vidarbha Under-19 players in India U-19 Team for ACC Youth Asia Cup 2017- Malaysia

The BCCI Junior Selection Committee has picked VCA’s three U-19 players namely Atharva Taide, Darshan Nalkande and Aditya Thakare for the 4th Edition of the Under-19 Asia Cup to be played in Malaysia from 9th to 20th November,2017.


Rewarding his stupendous batting performance in the just concluded Central Zone U-19 Vinoo Mankad Zonal League, Indian Junior Selectors have named Atharva Taide in the Indian U-19 team. Atharva with 391 runs at an average of  130.33 was the corner stone of Vidarbha’s U-19  Central Zone Championship, also put up an all round show by taking 5 wickets in the zonal matches.

Darshan Nalkande has already represented India in the U-19 India Tour to England in June 2017.

Aditya Thakre, right arm medium fast bowler, bagged 11 wickets in the Central Zone Tournament.

The President, Hon.Secretary  & the Executive Committee of VCA have congratulated the three players. They also have congratulated the team and the support staff for their brilliant performance by remaining unbeaten in all the Five matches and said that the future of Vidarbha is bright with these youngsters.