U19 World Cup Final: India wins by 8 wickets

By Kajal Choudhary

February 03, 2018

U19 World Cup Final. India wins the match by defeating Australian team . Australia won the toss and got all out at 47.2 scoring 216 runs giving India a chase of 217.None of the Australia batsmen could cross 100 runs.

India’s opening batsmen Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra got off to a strong start. Manjot Kalra scored 101 not out in 102 balls. Prithvi made 29 runs. Harvi Desai accompanied Manjot on pitch and scored 47 runs leading to the victory of India. Under Rahul Dravid coaching, India wins for the fourth consecutive time.

India team defeated Australia by 8 wickets.India beat Australia by 8 wickets to clinch the U-19 World Cup. Australia 216 all out in 47.2 overs in 50 overs (Merlo 76; Roy 2/32, Singh 2/36). India 220/2 in 38.5 overs (Kalra 101 not out, Desai 47 not out). For the victory,  BCCI announces prize money for India U19 team. Head Coach of India U19 team, Rahul Dravid to be awarded with Rs 50 lakh. Team members and support staff to get Rs 20 Lakh each.