India win U-19 World Cup 2018, first team to win it four times
The India U-19 aspect, led by Prithvi Shaw, created historical past on Saturday after they defeated Australia U-19 by 8 wickets to clinch the ICC U-19 World Cup trophy. With the victory, India grew to become the one nation to win the trophy four times. The star of the present remained Manjot Kalra, who knocked a century to take India to a straightforward victory. Kalra grew to become the second participant in historical past to rating a ton in ICC U-19 World Cup ultimate, after India’s personal Unmukt Chand. India have been the one aspect to stay unbeaten within the event.
Indian skipper Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra obtained off to a powerful begin, finishing yet one more 50-run partnership. Shaw was dismissed by Jack Edwards for 29, as Australia tasted their first success with the ball. Kalra stitched one other 50-run stand with Shubman Gill because the left-handed batsman accomplished his first half-century within the event. Shubman Gill, who has scored three fifties and a century, failed to rating one within the ultimate after his stumps have been knocked down by Param Uppal for 31. Manjot Kalra and Harvik Desai took management of the state of affairs and steered India in direction of victory.
ICC U-19 World Cup 2018 highlights
With the pitch trying like a strong floor to bat on, Australian skipper Jason Sangha elected to bat first after profitable the toss at Bay Oval stadium in Mount Maunganui. Coming out to open, Jack Edwards and Max Bryant gave a powerful begin to their aspect and added 32 runs earlier than Ishan Porel took his first wicket. He dismissed Bryant for 14, with Abhishek Sharma taking an incredible catch. The Bengal pacer shortly struck one other quickly after, dismissing the damaging Jack Edwards for 28 as Australia misplaced each their openers.
Kamlesh Nagarkoti dismissed Australian skipper Jason Sangha quickly after, with wicketkeeper Harvik Desai taking a good catch. Param Uppal and Jonathan Merlo constructed a great 75-run partnership however Anukul Roy, who’s the main wicket-taker for India U-19, broke the partnership dismissing Uppal for 34. Merlo went on to rating his fifty however he was not supported by another batsman on the opposite finish. Shiva Singh took two wickets of Nathan McSweeney and Will Sutherland in fast succession late within the innings, whereas pacers Shivam Mavi and Kamlesh Nagarkoti took care of the tailenders.
India bowled out Australia for 217 runs, setting them up a straightforward activity at hand.