Sport Australia thumped in under-19 Cup opener

12:07  14 january  2018
12:07  14 january  2018 Source:   msn.com

Khawaja hits 166 as Australia edge ahead in Sydney

  Khawaja hits 166 as Australia edge ahead in Sydney <p><g class="gr_ gr_3 gr-alert gr_spell gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim ContextualSpelling ins-del multiReplace" data-gr-id="3" id="3">Mooen</g> Ali had stunned a packed house at the Sydney Cricket Ground by moving the apparently unmoveable when he dismissed Smith caught and bowled for 83 just before lunch to break his 188-run partnership with Khawaja.</p>Mooen Ali had stunned a packed house at the Sydney Cricket Ground by moving the apparently unmoveable when he dismissed Smith caught and bowled for 83 just before lunch to break his 188-run partnership with Khawaja.

India will play Australia in the U19 World Cup final after bowling Pakistan out for 69 to win the semi-final by 203 runs. Windies created controversy in the Under - 19 World Cup after South Africa opener Jiveshan Pillay was out obstructing the field. U19 World Cup : India earn thumping win.

India thump Australia by 8 wickets to be crowned Under - 19 World Cup Champions. The platform for the big win was laid by, first, the bowlers, who staged a terrific comeback to remove the last six Australian wickets for just 33 runs, and later by opener Manjot Kalra, who struck a 101-ball century

Austin Waugh of Australia reacts after being dismissed by Kamlesh Nagarkoti of India.© Getty Images Austin Waugh of Australia reacts after being dismissed by Kamlesh Nagarkoti of India. India have cruised to a 100-run win over Australia in their opening group b pool match at the under-19 cricket World Cup in New Zealand.

Anchored by a 180-run opening partnership between skipper Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra, India set Australia a daunting run chase when they reached 7-328 at Blake Oval in Mt Maunganui.

Apart from Shubman Gill's 63, the remainder of India's battling line-up failed to fire and the last five wickets fell for 79 runs in 40 balls, with four of those going to medium pacer Jack Edwards (4-65)

Bancroft in sickening head shot

  Bancroft in sickening head shot Cameron Bancroft might have struggled for runs during the Ashes, but proved his toughness after being struck in the helmet by a Joe Root pull shot in the fifth Test.The Aussie opener was fielding at short leg with Mitchell Starc bowling when England captain Joe Root pulled a short ball straight into him at speed.

Get a preview of the Australia Under - 19 s (Young Cricketers) vs India Under - 19 s Under - 19 s World Cup 2018 cricket match. The opener smashed an unbeaten 101 off 102 balls to steer a chase of 217 and give the side an unprecedented fourth Under - 19 World Cup title.

India thump Australia by 8 wickets to be crowned Under - 19 World Cup ChampionsChasing 217, India wrapped The platform for the big win was laid by, first, the bowlers, who staged a terrific comeback to remove the last six Australian wickets for just 33 runs, and later by opener Manjot Kalra, who struck

Max Bryant of Australia fields the ball during the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup match between India and Australia.© Hagen Hopkins/ Getty Images Max Bryant of Australia fields the ball during the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup match between India and Australia. Australia were then bundled out for 228 in 42.5 overs. Baxter Holt (39) and Jonathon Merlo (38) top scored and pacemen Kamlesh Nagarkoti (3-29) and Shivam Mavi (3-45) proved most effective for India.

Elsewhere, South Africa racked up a 169-run win over Kenya at Lincoln.

In Whangarei, Sri Lanka looked comfortable in easing to a seven-wicket win over Ireland with 63 balls to spare.

Australia's next match in group b is against Zimbabwe in Lincoln on Wednesday, before a clash with Papua New Guinea on Friday.

Few surprises expected for South Africa .
Australia made a number of shock selections before their victorious Ashes, but less surprises are expected when the squad is named for the South African series.Tim Paine, Cameron Bancroft and Shaun Marsh were all surprise call-ups into the Australian squad for the Ashes series, amid much controversy and debate in November.

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