The first Youth Test between Sri Lanka U19s and South Africa U19s ended in a draw on Saturday.
Wiaan Mulder led from the front by taking 4-19 in a brilliant spell of bowling to put the SA U19s in a strong position against Sri Lanka.
Wiaan Mulder’s U19 team came under immediate pressure on day one of their Youth Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
English county Surrey has signed South Africa U19 fast bowler Conor McKerr on a three year deal as the youngster pursues a career in England.
South Africa finished the U19 World Cup in Bangladesh with a 138-run victory over New Zealand in their 11th place play-off on Friday.
South Africa U19 coach Lawrence Mahatlane says he doesn’t know why his team have struggled so badly at the U19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
South Africa’s U19s suffered an embarrassing eight-wicket defeat to neighbours Zimbabwe in their World Cup Plate Championship semi-final on Monday.
Opener Kyle Verreynne scored 77 as South Africa’s U19s cruised to an eight-wicket win against Ireland U19s on Thursday.
South Africa beat Scotland by 10 wickets to finish the group stages of the U19 World Cup in Bangladesh on a positive note.
South Africa U19 coach Lawrence Mahatlane says it’s important for the players to learn and grow after they were knocked out of the running of the U19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
South Africa have been knocked out of the U19 World Cup, after losing to Namibia by two wickets in their Group A encounter on Sunday.
South Africa lost their opening match of the U19 World Cup against Bangladesh by 43 runs, despite a hundred by Liam Smith.
South Africa’s U19s begin the defence of their World title against a host nation who they have beaten only three times in their last 14 encounters.
SA u19 coach Lawrence Mahatlane says he is satisfied with his team’s progress as they embark on their final preparations for the World Cup in Bangladesh.
The necessary security measures have been put in place for South Africa’s participation in the U19 World Cup in Bangladesh.