Indian wins Tri-Nation Under-19s Tournament title
August 13, 2019
The under-19 team from India has won the Tri-Nation Under-19s Tournament title by beating Bangladesh U-19 in England yesterday.
Bangladesh lost the match by six wickets as India batted superbly to meet the target of 262 runs and made 264 for four in 48.4 overs.
India's Yashasvi Jaiswal scored 50 runs, Divyansh Saxena made 55 runs, Priyam Garg 73 runs and wicket-keeper Dhruv Jurel made 59 runs and remained not out helping win the match for the team.
Rakibul Hasan from Bangladesh took two wickets and gave away 55 runs. Mahmudul Hasan Joy made 109 runs in 134 balls after Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat first.
Kartik Tyagi, Sushant Mishra both took two wickets each for India while Ravi Bishnoi and Shubhang Hegde claimed one wicket each.
India had earlier lost their match against England U-19 by eight wickets but still got entry to the finals via D/L method. While Bangladesh remained at top of points table with 11 points, India came second with 8 points and England scored 5 points.
Cricket fan Sohel Khan tweeted, "Bangladesh lost how many crucial game against india? Must be to many #banU19vIndU19"
Another fan Mustafa Arsalan tweeted," India U19 beat Bangladesh U19 by 6 wickets in the final to win tri-nation cup. Proud of you Indian boys! #banU19vIndU19"