U-19 World Cup: India beat Pakistan by 203 runs
The semi-final match of the Under-19 World Cup between India and Pakistan was played in Christchurch. In this match India defeated Pakistan by 203 runs. India scored 272 for nine wickets in 50 overs and India gave their target of 273 runs to their arch-rivals Pakistan. In reply, Pakistan’s team collapsed on just 69 runs in 29.3 overs. Shubman Gill, who scored an unbeaten 102, was named Player of the Match.
India will now face Australia in the final. India’s first World Cup match was also with Australia. In that match India defeated Australia by 100 runs. Now, once again, there will be a titles between India and Australia in the finals.
India scored 272 for nine wickets in 50 overs. India’s first wicket dropped to a score of 89 runs. Indian Under-19 captain Captain Prithvi Shaw was dismissed by 41 runs. After this, the second blow to India was in 17 overs when Manjot Kalra missed the half-century and was out for 47 runs. He became a victim of Mohammad Musa. Harvic Desai scored 20 runs, Ryan Parag 2 runs, Abhishek Sharma scored 5 runs, Anukul Rai 33 runs, Kamlesh Nargarkoti 1 run, Shivam Mavi 10 runs and Shiva Singh 1st run by India. On the other hand, Ishaar Porrell was not out with 1 run.
Indian pace bowler Ishaan Porrell gave Pakistan the first four shocks. He gave the first blow to PAK in the fourth over, followed by Pakistan’s wicket in sixth, eighth and 12th over. Ishan dismissed Imran Shah, Mohammad Zaid, Ali Zariab, Amad Alam.
In addition to Ishaan, Shiva Singh, Ryan’s spin duo broke Pakistan’s back. Shiva and Ryan took two wickets each. Ankur and Abhishek also got one wicket each.