After losing to England in the semifinals, India has won the Under 19 World Cup for the fifth time. In the final, India needed 16 runs off 30 balls to beat England’s target of 190. The two teams will now face off for the title in 2022. The tweets from Twitter following the final result are as follows: ‘India Wins Under 19 World Cup! ‘, wrote one user.
The Under-19 World Cup Final was won by India with a four-wicket victory over England. The game was the eighth edition of the tournament, and it was the fifth final for the Indian team.
The U-19 World Championship was England’s first. After winning the first edition in 1998, England reached the final twice, including this one. In the 1998 edition, they defeated New Zealand to lift the trophy.
India Wins ICC U19 World Cup 2022
The Indian team had two big fish in batting: Yash Dhull (110*) and Shaik Rasheed (94*). The duo stitched a 46-run stand for the third wicket in the final, and Raj Bawa hit an obscenely-high 35. The Indians’ bowling attack was led by Raj Bawa and Nishant Sindhu, who were both outstanding throughout the tournament.
IND U19 Vs ENG U19 2022
India is eyeing a record fifth Under-19 World Cup title while England are searching for their first title since 1998. The Indian team is batting strongly and Yash Dhull and Shaik Rasheed have hit a century and 94 respectively. In their last match, India knocked Australia out of the competition by scoring 290 for six. They will be looking to keep up their momentum and seal the deal against England in this World Cup tie.
India have five Under-19 World Cup titles and no other side has won more than three times. The mood in the Indian camp is one of celebration. The visitors pushed India deep and were reduced to 190/7 at one stage.
Shaik Rasheed and Harnoor Singh steadied the ship and both scored fifties. However, England fought back to get their total, with Shaik Rasheed scoring a record breaking 79 runs in a game.
England are struggling for wickets and India have a strong batting line-up. In their semi-final match, the hosts had the advantage, but it was not enough. The tourists were struggling to get off to a good start, but Raj Bawa took three wickets in five overs and forced George Thomas to play a loose shot, resulting in a four-wicket win.
U19 World Cup Final 2022
India has qualified for its fifth consecutive U19 World Cup Final, defeating England by three wickets in North Sound, Antigua. In the tournament, the hosts have a 100% winning record. The win shows the strength of the next generation of Indian cricketers.
Yash Dhull’s side finished their West Indies tour unbeaten, showing the potential of the young side. The tournament was a great platform for the young cricketers of India to gain exposure and develop their skills.
During the group stages, both England and India had strong teams. In Group-A, both teams were unbeaten. In Group-B, the two teams were equal favourites, winning all 3 games.
Both teams had a similar record and ended up in the semifinals and quarter-finals. The final match is likely to be a tough one, but both teams are capable of beating the other team. Nevertheless, the U19 World Cup final is always a close call, but India are the favourites to win this tournament.
India and England are the favourites to win the tournament. India were the defending champions and were the dominant team. They were thumped by Bangladesh in the semifinals but are the favorites to take the trophy.
Both teams will be aiming to avoid India’s fate in the final on Saturday. The match is sure to be a thriller, and India will look to keep its unbeaten record going. And if India are unable to win it, they’ll have a difficult time in the knockouts.