Playing for Mumbai in the Vijay Hazare Trophy one-dayers this season, Jaiswal had made heads turn by slamming a double ton against Jharkhand.
Jaiswal was also the highest run-getter in the tournament with 400 runs in six innings, including an unbeaten hundred against Pakistan in the semifinal.
Imagine, Sachin Tendulkar at 19 was a full-fledged international, having scored Test tons in Manchester, Sydney, Perth, Johannesburg and Chennai.
The final between defending champions India and Bangladesh will be playedon Sunday. Like India, Bangladesh too are unbeaten in the tournament.
The U-19 World Cup has been a happy hunting ground for India. Not only has the country won it a record four times, it found future stars in this competition.
Pakistan won the toss and opted to bat against India in the first semifinal of U-19 World Cup here on Tuesday.
Both teams go into the semifinal unbeaten. While India beat Australia in the quarterfinals, Pakistan outplayed Afghanistan.
Indian wrist spinner Ravi Bishnoi's repertoire of skills will meet a match in Australian Tanveer Sangha's variations.
Opting to field first, four-time champions India bowled out a hapless Japan for 41 runs in 22.5 overs with leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi taking four wickets.
The 54-year-old Chaudhary has so far officiated in 20 ODIs and 27 T20 Internationals including the ongoing series between India and Sri Lanka.
Days after India’s U-19 World Cup squad was announced, the players arrived at the National Cricket Academy.
Having ruptured his out step tissue on his landing leg (left), Porel made a comeback in 12 days from an injury that usually takes three weeks to heal.
Both openers, skipper Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra have given a solid start after the men in blue won the toss and elected to bat first at Hagley Oval in Christchurch.
Former South Africa paceman Makhaya Ntini's fast bowler son Thando Ntini has been included in the country's 15-member squad for next year's ICC Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.