2014 Under-19 Cricket World Cup

The 2014 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup was a one-day cricket competition for sixteen international U-19 cricketing teams which was played in the United Arab Emirates. This was the tenth edition of the tournament. Sixteen nations competed: the ten Test-playing teams, the United Arab Emirates as hosts, and five additional associate and affiliate qualifiers (Afghanistan, Canada, Namibia, Papua New Guinea, and Scotland). India entered the tournament as defending champions, having won the title in 2012 in Australia under the captaincy of Unmukt Chand. In the final, South Africa beat Pakistan by six wickets to win the tournament. South Africa captain Aiden Markram was awarded Man of the Series.

2014 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup
Dates15 February – 1 March 2014
Administrator(s)International Cricket Council (ICC)
Cricket formatOne Day International
Tournament format(s)Round-robin and knockout
Host(s) United Arab Emirates
Champions South Africa (1st title)
Runners-up Pakistan
Player of the series Aiden Markram
Most runs Shadman Islam (406)
Most wickets Anuk Fernando (15)
Official websiteOfficial website