NZ U19 legspinner Adi Ashok a World Cup wicket-taking threat


It takes something special for a year nine student to be a member of his school’s first XI cricket team.

But Adi Ashok was, four years ago at Mt Albert Grammar School in Auckland, and now he’s representing his country on the world stage.

The 17-year-old legspinner has been included in New Zealand’s squad for the Under-19 Cricket World Cup in South Africa, which begins this weekend, and will be one of the team’s key players, even though he is young enough to go again two years from now.

Click here to read more…