U19 World Cup Final, IND vs ENG Score Updates: India face England in Antigua.© BCCI/Twitter
India take on England in the 2022 U19 World Cup final at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. India eye a record-extending fifth title at this level, while England aim for their second U19 World Cup triumph, and the first in 24 years. Both teams are unbeaten in the tournament, having won all five games. While England ousted Afghanistan in the first semi-final, India swept aside Australia in the second semi-final earlier this week. Australia finished third in the tournament after beating Afghanistan in a thrilling third place playoff match on Friday. (LIVE SCORECARD)
Here are the Live Updates of U19 World Cup Final Match between India and England, Straight From the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua
India vs England U19 World Cup final: England playing XI
George Thomas, Jacob Bethell, Tom Prest(c), James Rew, William Luxton, George Bell, Rehan Ahmed, Alex Horton(w), James Sales, Thomas Aspinwall, Joshua Boyden
India vs England U19 World Cup final: India playing XI
Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Harnoor Singh, Shaik Rasheed, Yash Dhull(c), Nishant Sindhu, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Dinesh Bana(w), Kaushal Tambe, Raj Bawa, Vicky Ostwal, Ravi Kumar
India vs England U19 World Cup final: Yash Dhull states he would have opted to bat too
“We play match by match with a positive mindset”, he said.
India also have an unchanged playing XI.
India vs England U19 World Cup final: Tom Prest reacts to the pitch
“Pitch looks a good one”, said Prest.
“Obviously scoreboard pressure, if we can get a score then chasing is always hard”, he further added.
India vs England U19 World Cup final: England win toss, opt to bat
England captain Tom Prest has won the toss and opted to bat.
India vs England U19 World Cup final: India’s semi-final win vs Australia
India completely outclassed Australia in the semi-final in Antigua on Wednesday, winning by 96 runs. Chasing a target of 291 runs, Australia were bowled out for 194 in 41.5 overs. The Aussies faced a major batting collapse with Lachlan Shaw top-scoring for them with a half-century. Vicky Ostwal was in fine bowling form for India and took three wickets. Meanwhile, Nishant Sindhu, Ravi Kumar registered two dismissals each and Kaushal Tambe, Angkrish Raghuvanshi took a scalp each.
Earlier, India posted 290 for five in 50 overs, courtesy of a century by captain Yash Dhull. Dhull smashed 110 runs off 110 balls and formed a strong partnership with Shaik Rasheed, who registered 94 runs off 108 deliveries. William Salzmann and Jack Nisbet took two wickets each for Australia.
India vs England U19 World Cup final: India’s top performers (bowlers)
1. Vicky Ostwal: 12 wickets
2. Ravi Kumar: 6 wickets
3. Nishant Sindhu: 6 wickets
4. RS Hangargekar: 5
5. Kaushal Tambe: 4
India vs England U19 World Cup final: India’s top performers (batters)India have been the team to beat in the ongoing tournament and have relied plenty on some star players. For getting runs, Angkrish Raghuvanshi has been in blistering form as opener. Meanwhile, Yash Dhull played a captain’s knock in the semi-final. Here is a list of India’s top batters in the tournament:
1. Angkrish Raghuvanshi: 278 runs
2. Raj Bawa: 217 runs
3. Yash Dhull: 212 runs
4. Shaik Rasheed: 151 runs
5. Harnoor Singh: 120 runs
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