U19 World Cup: How the World Reacted To India’s 5th World Cup Title. On Saturday night at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua, Moreover, India beat England by 4 wickets in the final to earn their record-extending 5th U19 World Cup title.
India has been a dominant force in U19 World Cups, and they once again demonstrated their superiority by winning the tournament for the sixth time. In the history of the U19 World Cup, no other team has won the tournament more than three times.
However, Celebrities from Bollywood to present and former international cricketers congratulated the squad on their victory on Twitter.
Heres How the World Reacted To India’s 5th World Cup Title:
In the U19 World Cup final, England had won the toss and decided to bat. Moreover, They got off to a bad start, though, as Ravi Kumar excelled with the new ball. In the first few overs, Indian pacer Jacob Bethell and captain Tom Prest gave India an early advantage.
Raj Bawa then took the stage to reassert India’s dominance.
England rallied back thanks to James Rew’s 95-run knock, but they continued to lose wickets at regular intervals. In the end, the English were also bowled out for 189 in 44.5 overs, which was a disappointing total.
Ravi Kumar collected four wickets while Raj Bawa took a fifer.
In addition, India, in response, lost Angkrish Raghuvanshi in the first over. With a 49-run stand, Shaik Rasheed (50) and Harnoor Singh (21) kept the ship afloat. Captain Yash Dhull, who also hit a century against Australia in the semi-finals, was dismissed for 17 runs.
However, Nishant Sindhu (50 not out) and Raj Bawa (35) secured England’s defeat. Dinesh Bana also hit a six to round off the innings as India reached the goal with 14 balls to spare.