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U-19 World Cup: Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Raj Bawa shatter records with centuries ahead of IPL 2022 Auction

U-19 World Cup: Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Raj Bawa shatter records with centuries ahead of IPL 2022 Auction

U-19 World Cup: Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Raj Bawa shatter records – Indian U19 stars Raj Bawa and Angkrish Raghuvanshi shattered records on Saturday as they struck brilliant centuries against Uganda. The Indian batters put on a double hundred stand which eventually helped them score their second-highest total ever in U19 World Cup history. The timing is […]

U-19 World Cup: Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Raj Bawa shatter records – Indian U19 stars Raj Bawa and Angkrish Raghuvanshi shattered records on Saturday as they struck brilliant centuries against Uganda. The Indian batters put on a double hundred stand which eventually helped them score their second-highest total ever in U19 World Cup history. The timing is particularly handy for both Raghuvanshi and Bawa, with the IPL 2022 auctions set to kick off next month. Follow Insidesport.in for all U19 World Cup updates. 

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U-19 World Cup: Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Raj Bawa shatter records with centuries ahead of IPL 2022 Auction

Raj Bawa and Angkrish Raghuvanshi scored scintillating centuries on Saturday in a dominating batting performance by India against Uganda in the U19 World Cup. Raghuvanshi, who opened that batting scored a fine 144 off 120 balls, striking 22 boundaries and four sixes. Raghuvanshi did the bulk of the scoring early on, after the quick wickets of Harnoor Singh and Nishant Sindhu, before Bawa took over with his pyrotechnics.

Bawa scored a century in just 69 balls and managed to stay till the end, remaining unbeaten on 162 off just 108 balls. Bawa’s effort is the best by an Indian at the U19 World Cup, beating Shikhar Dhawan’s score of 155 in 2004.

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U-19 World Cup: Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Raj Bawa shatter records with centuries ahead of IPL 2022 Auction

IPL franchises have always kept a keen eye on U19 World Cup stars with a host of former players making it big in the league. The likes of Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant, Shubman Gill, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shivam Mavi and Ravi Bishnoi have all bagged massive deals following their performances at the biennial event. Raghuvanshi and Bawa would hope that their knocks bring about a clamour for their services as they hope to make it to the top level.

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