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India vs Australia U19: Australia defeat India by 79 runs to win U19 World Cup Title

India vs Australia U19: Australia defeat India by 79 runs to win U19 World Cup Title

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Australia make it three in a row over India men's. After WTC Final and ODI World Cup, the junior team beat India to lift U19 World Cup.

India vs Australia U19: Australia have trumped India in third consecutive ICC trophy final in men’s category. Australia U19 team thrashed India by 79 runs to lift the U19 World Cup title for a fourth time. India senior men’s team lost to Australia in WTC Final and ODI World Cup. After opting to bat first, Australia put up 253 on the board in the first inning. India were bowled out for 174 runs. Despite a strong start by Harry Dixon and Hugh Weibgen, Uday Saharan and co. continued to chip away. Harjas Singh scored a gritty 55, and Oliver Peake’s 46* helped them stay in the U19 World Cup Final. For India, Raj Limbani was the standout, picking up three wickets while giving away just 38 runs.

However, India proved to be no match for Australia, who won their fourth Under-19 World Cup title comfortably.

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India, led by captain Uday Saharan, has relied on a balanced approach throughout the tournament. They often choose to bat first, building a solid foundation before unleashing explosive power in the later overs. Their semi-final win against South Africa was a nail-biter, where they chased down a challenging target with just seven balls to spare.

Australia, under the leadership of Hugh Weibgen, mirrored India’s journey. They too have been unbeaten, clinching a dramatic one-wicket victory against Pakistan in the semi-finals. This tight win showcased their resilience and fighting spirit, adding another layer of intrigue to the upcoming final.

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Both teams carry impressive histories in the U19 World Cup. India has secured the title a record six times, most recently in 2022, while Australia has three championship wins to their name. This final promises a battle of experience and current form, with each side hungry to etch their name in history once again.

Looking ahead, Saharan expressed confidence in his team’s preparedness, stating, “We watched the Australia-Pakistan match and learned from it. We have our plans, and we’ll execute them in the final.” He further emphasized their collective mindset, highlighting their fitness, good preparation, and understanding of the pitch.

With both teams boasting remarkable consistency and thrilling semi-final victories, the stage is set for an epic clash. Will India continue their dominance and claim their seventh title, or will Australia rise to the occasion and secure their fourth championship win? The U19 World Cup final promises an unforgettable encounter, a clash of titans that cricket fans around the world won’t want to miss.

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