Finally the Under-19 World Cup trophy came in much deserving hands. With a comfortable eight-wicket win, India pulled off this great victory by beating Australia in the big finals. India has lift the trophy for the record-breaking fourth time.
This great victory by the under-19 cricket team of India won respect and love of millions but what stole our hearts was the great gesture of the captain of under-19 cricket team, Prithvi Shaw. The sweet gesture by the captain stole the show and our hearts too.
The under-19 boys gave the trophy in the hands of the wall of Indian Cricket Team, Rahul Dravid. With that, Rahul Dravid became the official partner of the winning side of the World Cup Trophy for the very first time.
The complete credit of this incredible win goes to Rahul Dravid for sharping the minds of our players. He groomed the boys to the top level so that they could play a different level of cricket altogether as compared to any other team playing in the tournament. And it happened as well, the Indian players outsmarted the oppositions easily just like an experience bunch of troops.
What happened in the match?
On the day of the match, India lost the toss to Australia who chose to bat first. Indian bowlers got a huge limelight once again by delivering their best performance. Indian players bundled out the Australians for a bare score of 216 runs.
In the Australian cricket team, Jonathan Merlo was the only one in the batting line up who knocked some hits and scored 76 runs.
In the Indian cricket team, the bowlers namely, Ishan Porel, Anukul Roy, Nagarkoti, and Shivam were successful in grabbing a couple of wickets while Shivam Mavi grabbed a piece. No doubt he is the future.
It was India’s turn to reply to the chase now, The openers of Indian Cricket Team, Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra showed a brilliant display by registering a 71-run partnership. Prithvi Shaw became the opening wicket after gaining 29 runs. Shubman Gill throughtout entertained the fans and knocked a quick 31.
Manjot Kalra was at his best, he knocked some serious hits and scored 101*, hands-down this man pulled the Indian cricket team to the victory land.
And then came the moments when our Indian players did a unique thing.
Here’s what they did, have a look:
It was indeed the great moment for every cricket fan, thank you team India for making us proud again.
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