ICC Under-19 World Cup Final: Manjot Kalra Stars As India Clinch Record 4th Title
India U-19 team came up with an all-round show as they thrashed Australia U-19 team by eight wickets to lift a record 4th Under-19 title.
Australia captain Jason Sangha won the toss and elected to bat against India at Bay Oval.
Ishan Porel, Shiva Singh, Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Anukul Roy picked up two wickets apiece to derail the Australian batting line-up.
Jonathan Merlo was the lone fighter for Australia as he scored 76 off 102.
Indian bowlers produced a disciplined bowling display to restrict the opposition to a sub-par score of 216 in 47.2 overs.
Rain played spoilsport as it halted the Indian innings for a short time during their chase.
In reply, India dealt with an early blow as captain Prithvi Shaw (29) and Shubman Gill (31) were dismissed by Will Sutherland and Param Uppal.
Manjot Kalra and Harvik Desai played brilliantly to steady the Indian innings.
Manjot Kalra scored an unbeaten 101 runs to help India win the U-19 title for a record fourth time.
Team India pose with the U-19 trophy after the presentation ceremony.
Team India pose for a memorable selfie after they thrashed Australia to win the U-19 World Cup trophy at Bay Oval.
Fans cheered for Team India after they registered a convincing eight-wicket win over Australia.
India captain Prithvi Shaw took a lap of honour with his teammates with the trophy.
A jubilant Indian camp after they remained unbeaten in the U-19 World Cup and lifted the coveted trophy.