The Indian U19 cricket workforce continued their sensible run of type within the ongoing ICC U19 World Cup after they thrashed Australia by 74 runs to ebook their spot within the semifinals. With the victory, the India turned the primary workforce to win 200 Youth ODIs. They have been additionally the primary workforce to win 100 matches in Youth ODI cricket; a milestone which they accomplished within the 2008 version of the event by defeating West Indies. Kartik Tyagi’s 4 wickets got here after India recovered by Atharva Ankolekar’s combative half-century to succeed in 233 for 9.
Riding on Kartik’s spell during which he swung the ball at a great velocity, India bundled out Australia for 159 with 6.three overs to spare of their Super League quarterfinal.
India additionally achieved the huge report of most consecutive wins in U19 World Cups, with 10 consecutive wins below their belt. They have been beforehand tied with Australia U19 workforce, who had received 9 matches between 2002-2004.
Most consecutive wins in Under-19s World Cup:
10* – INDIA Under-19s (2018-Present)
9 – Australia Under-19s (2002-2004)
The Prithvi Shaw-led India U19-team had an unbeaten run on the U19 World Cup again in 2018, successful all their six matches, and thus far, they’ve achieved the identical lead to 2020, and have received all their 4 matches. Their first win of the streak had come in opposition to Australia, very like their 10th win.
India reached the semifinal stage of the U19 World Cup for the ninth time with their win over Australia – the joint most by any facet within the historical past of the event. Australia have achieved the feat 9 occasions with Pakistan taking the subsequent spot with eight appearances.
(With company inputs)