U19 World Cup Final, IND vs ENG Score Updates: India face England in Antigua.© BCCI/Twitter
Having opted to bat, England are five wickets down vs India in the 2022 U19 World Cup final at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. James Rew and Rehan Ahmed are currently batting and are trying to build a strong partnership. Ravi Kumar has been in good form for India and has already registered two wickets. Meanwhile, Raj Bawa has bagged three dismissals for his side. 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
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: OUT! William Luxton departs | England: 47/4
Bawa gets his second!
A good delivery and Luxton top edges it to Bana’s right for an easy catch! Bawa has been on fire in this tournament with his all-round displays!
W Luxton c D Bana b R Bawa 4 (8)
In walks, George Bell.
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: Two runs | England: 42/3
A short of a length delivery by Bawa and Rew pulls it through midwicket for a double!
After 11 overs, England: 42/3
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: THAT IS WHAT PRESSURE DOES! GEORGE THOMAS IS DISMISSED!
Bawa pitches it up and its outside off. Thomas outside edges it to Dhull at cover for an easy catch!
G Thomas c Y Dhull b R Bawa 27 (30)
In walks, Will Luxton.
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: One run | England: 36/2
A straight delivery by Sindhu and Rew pulls it towards deep midwicket for a single.
After eight overs, England: 36/2
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: FOUR!
A full toss by Sindhu and Rew clatters it through extra cover for his first boundary! FOUR!
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: KAUSHAL TAMBE DROPS AN ABSOLUTE HOWLER!
A good delivery by Bawa and Thomas misreads the extra bounce. He thick edges it straight to second slip where Tambe manages to miss it.
After seven overs, England: 31/2
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: FOUR! SMASHING SHOT!
A full length delivery by Kumar and Thomas drives it past extra cover with much aplomb, for a four!
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: FOUR! TOP SHOT BY GEORGE THOMAS!
A wide delivery by Kumar and Thomas scoops it off the pads and goes past fine leg for a four!
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: No run | England: 21/2
Hangargekar pitches his delivery up, around fourth stump. Rew defends it. No run.
After five overs, England: 21/2
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: No run, George Thomas was beaten there!
Back of a length delivery by Hangargekar and Thomas tries to tap it from the crease but was beaten. No run.
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: OUT! Ravi Kumar is on fire!!!!!!!
ANOTHER IMPORTANT WICKET TAKEN BY RAVI KUMAR! THE YOUNG LAD IS ON FIRE! MASSIVE WICKET!
A short delivery by Kumar and Prest didn’t execute it well. Bottom edges it to the stumps!
He leaves for a duck!
T Prest b R Kumar 0 (4)
In walks, James Rew.
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: SIX! England recover well | England: 18/1
Thomas looks like he is on a mission. A short delivery by Hangargekar, outside off. Thomas cracked it over deep midwicket for a flat six!
14 runs from this over!
After 3 overs, England: 18/1
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: Back-to-back fours!
A poor delivery by Hangargekar, on the pads. Thomas hammers it past mid-on for another four!
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: FOUR! George Thomas attacks the bowler!
An overpitched delivery by Hangargekar and Thomas smacks it through the covers for his side’s first boundary! FOUR!
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: OUT! The danger man departs!
Kumar is on fire and he is ecstatic with joy! WHAT A START FOR INDIA AND WHAT AN IMPORTANT WICKET!
The swing does it for Kumar! Bethell was hit on the back leg and the umpire didn’t wait long to send him back the pavilion.
J Bethell lbw b R Kumar 2 (5)
England: 4/1 (1.5)
In walks, Tom Prest.
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: Two runs, Jacob Bethell sends it to deep square
A full delivery by Kumar, on middle and leg. Bethell directs it to the left of deep square for a double.
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: No run | England: 2/0
A full delivery by Hangargekar, outside off. Thomas goes forward to direct it into the covers. No run.
After the first over, England: 2/0
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: No run, George Thomas fails to connect in the first delivery
Hangargekar pitches it up in the channel and Thomas tried to connect but fails to do so. No run.
IND vs ENG U19 World Cup live score: The action begins!
George Thomas and Jacob Bethell to open for England.
Rajvardhan Hangargekar to bowl the first over for India.
India vs England U19 World Cup final: Time for national anthems
Both teams have walked in for national anthems and just few more minutes to go for the game to begin!
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
HELLO AND WELCOME!
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