2012 ICC U19 World Cup Cricket Schedule for Live Online Games
|August 18, 2012||Posted by Dave Kingston under Cricket News, Sports Odds, Sports Schedules|
On Monday, two of the Asian giants, India and Pakistan, clash in the quarter-final match of the 2012 U-19 World Cup in Australia. The latest match will be live streaming online free of charge, thanks to the ESPN broadband network. An encounter between these arch rivals is always full of excitement and tension, and this match is expected to be no different. Both the cricket crazy nations will be backing their teams in this knockout match, which will ultimately decide their fate in the competition. Fans from all over the world will be queuing up to watch cricket online or on television, as these Asian powerhouses fight out for a spot in semi-finals.
Both these teams have won the U-19 World Cup twice now, making this an exciting battle. India claimed victories in 2000 & 2008, while Pakistan took the cup in 2004 and 2006. While India has a better record over Pakistan in U-19 cricket (9-7), Pakistan will step on the field on Monday as favorites considering their better showing in the play-offs. To give you a sense of how close the competition is, the last two matches between these two teams resulted in a 1 run win for Pakistan and a tie.
Latest U19 World Cup Cricket Odds:
8/22 Semifinals Match:
New Zealand (6/4)
8/25 World Cup Final:
Australia (8/15) vs. India (6/4)
In the buildup to the quarter-final stage, Pakistan has topped in the group B as they remained unbeaten in the play-offs. India, on the other hand, lost their opening encounter to West Indies but recovered later on to win the rest of the matches in the play-offs. India finished second in the group C. Till quarter-final stage, the only major upset has been the exit of Sri-Lanka, thanks to their defeat against the emerging Bangladesh team.
India and Pakistan have not played too much cricket against each other over the past few years, which make an encounter like this a must-watch for cricket fans all over the world. Expect millions of fans to be glued to their screens for this highly anticipated encounter, who can watch India vs Pakistan cricket online. India vs Pakistan live stream can be viewed on ESPN3 website on Sunday night, 7:15PM EDT.
Upcoming U19 World Cup Online Games Schedule:
8/19/12 India vs Pakistan 7:15PM EST (WatchESPN)
8/20/12 Australia vs. South Africa 7:15PM EST (WatchESPN)
8/22/12 2012 India vs. New Zealand 7:15PM EST (WatchESPN)
8/25 2012 Australia vs. India Final 7:15PM EST (WatchESPN)
For more information on how to view the India vs. Pakistan and other upcoming U19 World Cup live stream feeds, stop by the WatchESPN website here!