Times of India – DUBAI: He knows the value that a platform like ICC U-19 World Cup provides and no wonder India captain Virat Kohli urged the current crop of India colts to “respect the opportunity” that they are getting.

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  • DUBAI: He knows the value that a platform like ICC U-19 World Cup provides and no wonder India captain Virat Kohli urged the current crop of India colts to “respect the opportunity” that they are getting.
  • “The ICC U-19 World Cup was a very important milestone in my career.
  • It’s very important to understand and respect the opportunity it provides you,” Kohli was quoted as saying in an ICC media release.
  • “The New Zealand skipper feels that since the U-19 World Cup happens once in every two years, youngsters should grab the opportunity as there are no guarantees how many will go on to play the senior World Cup that happens once in four years.
  • “You don’t get many opportunities to play World Cups, obviously at the top level – it is once every four years, if you are fortunate enough to be involved.


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