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In the Under-19 World Cup, the Indian team has registered a victory in the second warm-up match. Team India has defeated Australia by 9 wickets this time. The Indian batsmen showed a great game in the match. India captain Yash Dhul won the toss and elected to bowl first. Both the Australian openers returned to the pavilion for just 21 runs.
Captain Cooper Connolly scored 117 runs for Australia, scoring a brilliant century. After his century, the Australian team managed to reach 268 runs. The Australian team could not play the full 50 overs and were reduced to just 49.2 overs.
Ravi Kumar was the most successful bowler for India, taking 4 wickets for 34 runs in 9.2 overs. Apart from him, Rajvardhan took 3 wickets in 10 overs.
Team India’s batsmen set color
After the brilliant performance of the bowlers, the Indian batsmen also performed wonderfully. Chasing 269 runs, Team India’s first wicket fell for 74 runs. Opener Angkrish Raghuvanshi was dismissed after scoring 27 runs. After this wicket, the Australian team longed for the second wicket throughout the match.
For India, Harnoor Singh scored 100 runs in 108 balls with the help of 16 fours and retired hurt. 72 runs came off 74 balls from Sheikh Rashid’s bat. He included 6 fours and 1 six in the innings. Captain Yash Dhul also scored a half-century in the second consecutive warm-up match. Before the start of the tournament, Team India has won both the warm matches.
Amazing performance in the first match too
Team India defeated West Indies by 108 runs in the first warm-up match of the Under-19 World Cup. Batting first after winning the toss, India scored 278 runs for the loss of 6 wickets. Batting at number six, Nishant Sindhu (78 runs) was the top scorer, while captain Yash Dhul also scored 52 runs. Wicketkeeper Aaradhya Yadav also scored 42 runs. Johan Lane took 3 wickets for West Indies.
West Indies had a target of 279 runs to win the match, in response to which the team was bundled out for 170 in 43 overs.