India Under-19s 233 for 9 (Jasiwal 62, Ankolekar 55*, Murphy 2-40) beat Australia Under-19s 159 (Fanning 75, Tyagi 4-24, Singh 3-30) by 74 runs
In their chase of 234, Australia obtained a punch to the intestine proper in the beginning, when their in-type opener Jake Fraser-McGurk was run-out for a diamond duck. After that India’s proper-arm fast Kartik Tyagi delivered three blows in his first two overs to place Australia down for the rely which they could not ever get well from, ultimately dropping to the defending champions by 74 runs on the first quarter-remaining in Potchefstroom. India’s win units them up for a semi-remaining conflict in opposition to the winners of the quarter-remaining between Afghanistan and Pakistan, whereas Australia can now, at greatest, end fifth within the event.
Tyagi, persistently clocking speeds in upwards of 135kph, was given the duty of starting India’s protection. His first supply was pushed by Sam Fanning to mid-off, however he took off for a single whereas Fraser-McGurk was watching the ball and because of this was run-out with out going through a ball. By the tip of the over, Australia’s distress had compounded thrice over, with their captain Mackenzie Harvey lbw to a full supply – though it pitched outdoors leg stump – and Lachlan Hearne bowled for a primary-ball duck to Tyagi’s yorker.
Tyagi’s second over was equally menacing albeit solely half as rewarding, with the Australia batsmen enjoying and lacking earlier than No. 5 Oliver Davies edged a drive into the fingers of Yashasvi Jaiswal within the slips. From 14 for 4, it was going to be a mammoth effort for Australia to win the sport, particularly after Tyagi struck once more in his second spell, dismissing Patrick Rowe within the 21st over as his fourth scalp, to scale back the batting facet to 68 for five.
But Australia weren’t prepared to surrender simply but. Fanning and No. 7 Liam Scott – who wasn’t within the XI however was batting as a concussion substitute following Corey Kelly’s damage whereas fielding – placed on 81 for the sixth wicket. The partnership made India nervous, with India captain Priyam Garg shouting “body language, guys” to maintain his workforce-mates zoned into the sport. Fanning held up one finish whereas Scott performed extra freely, however quickly after the latter hit a six over midwicket, he was out caught-behind by legspinner Ravi Bishnoi within the 41st over. The rating of 149 for six, nonetheless, quickly turned 155 for 9 following a workforce hat-trick.
In the 42th over, Fanning was dismissed by an Akash Singh brief ball for 75. The subsequent ball Australia had been eight down as Tanveer Sangha’s tried jab-and-run did not repay. Wicketkeeper Dhruv Jurel picked the stray ball and aimed on the stumps with an underarm throw, effecting his fourth dismissal of the day, operating Connor Sully out. Singh then cranked up the tempo to No. 10 Todd Murphy to bowl him for a duck. It wasn’t lengthy earlier than Australia folded for 159, igniting celebrations from the handful of India followers who had been current on the floor.
In the primary innings, India – requested to bat – had begun steadily however misplaced three wickets within the house of 21 runs to be lowered from 35 for zero to 54 for Three inside 16 overs. Seamers Kelly and Sully dismissed opener Divyaansh Saxena and Garg cheaply, whereas offspinner Murphy eliminated the No. 3 Tilak Verma.
A quick restoration from India adopted. Opener Jaiswal, scoring his third fifty in 4 World Cup video games, mixed in a 48-run fourth-wicket with Siddhesh Veer, however he was bowled by Sangha’s legspin simply after the workforce crossed 100 within the 26th over. Murphy then deceived wicketkeeper-batsman Jurel with a crazy supply that took his outdoors edge to take his second wicket, and when Veer’s tried pull was prime-edged to 3rd man, India had been at 144 for six with 12 overs to go.
At that stage, it appeared like India would not final the total 50 overs with Australia’s bowlers having uncovered the decrease order, however allrounder Atharva Ankolekar obtained along with Bishnoi to pull India previous 200. Bishnoi, who made 30 in 31 balls, was ultimately run-out within the 48th over with India trying to find fast runs, however Ankolekar offered a flourishing end for India, reaching his half-century with a six within the final over.
Ankolekar and Bishnoi ran their twos arduous and located the occasional boundaries. Their 61-run stand for the seventh wicket got here in 59 deliveries and raised India’s run-price considerably. In their final two overs, Ankolekar and the final two batsmen scored 24 runs and India completed on 233 for 9. India had wrested the momentum from Australia by the tip of the innings and after Tyagi’s three wickets within the first two overs of the chase, they at all times remained forward within the recreation.