Revealed on: Feb 12, 2024
Australia persisted their dominance over India in ICC finals, hammering the Males in Blue by means of 79 runs in U19 Global Cup 2024 ultimate at Willowmoore Park in Benoni on Sunday, February 11. Batting first after profitable the toss, Australia post 253/7 at the board after which held a robust Indian batting line-up to 174 in 43.5 overs.
India were given off to a super get started with the ball as Raj Limbani knocked over Sam Konstas for an eight-ball duck. On the other hand, Harry Dixon (42 off 65) and skipper Hugh Weibgen (48 off 66) added 78 for the second one wicket to raise the Australians. The a very powerful partnership was once damaged when Naman Tiwari had Weibgen stuck at backward level. Dixon additionally fell quickly after to the similar bowler as Australia have been lowered to 99/3.
Harjas Singh (55 off 64), then again, led the Aussie counterattack, hammering 3 fours and as many sixes. He added 66 for the fourth wicket with Ryan Hicks (20 off 25). Harjas’ positive knock ended when he was once trapped leg earlier than by means of Saumy Pandey. Oliver Peake (46* off 43), then again, ensured that Australia completed with a aggressive overall. Even supposing he hit best two fours and a six in his knock, Peake ensured that Australia’s run price didn’t undergo.
Chasing 254, India were given off to a anxious get started as Arshin Kulkarni (3) was once stuck at the back of off Callum Vidler. Musheer Khan were given a get started, however was once bowled by means of Mahli Beardman for 22 off 33 balls. India suffered some other massive setback when their captain Uday Saharan (8) was once stuck by means of his reverse quantity at backward level off Mahli Beardman’s bowling. His dismissal left India in massive hassle at 55/3.
Sachin Dhas, who had performed a few game-changing knocks main as much as the general, additionally perished for 9. He was once stuck at the back of off Raf MacMilllan. India had misplaced part their aspect for 90 when Priyanshu Moliya (9) perished to Charlie Anderson. Murugan Abhishek (42 off 46) introduced some combat, however India nonetheless fell means in need of the objective. For Australia, Beardman and MacMilllan each completed with 3 wickets every, whilst Vidler claimed 2/35 in his 10 overs.
Talking after being topped U-19 international champions, Australian captain Weibgen stated, “So happy with the men and our coaches. Everybody was once open to batting first, our plan was once get a couple of runs and again ourselves. India are a category aspect, they ruled the entire match, simply got here the unsuitable aspect. I am certain those guys will do a large number of good stuff of their occupation.”
— Via A Cricket Correspondent