U19 World Cup: The names of the finalist teams of the Junior World Cup being played on South African soil have been decided. In the second semi-final match of ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup, Australia junior team has made a place in the title battle by defeating Pakistan junior team by 1 run in a thrilling match. With this, now Australia Under-19 team will face India Under-19 team in the final match. Where India has already made it to the semi-final by defeating host South Africa in the first semi-final match.
India and Australia will face each other in the final of Under-19 World Cup
The excitement of the Youth World Cup has been looming for the past several days. Where amid the fierce competition, the names of the finalist teams were finally confirmed. Junior teams of India and Australia, the teams that reached the final of Senior ODI World Cup, will now be in the field, where an interesting competition is expected in the final match to be held on 11th February. The junior cricket teams of both the countries managed to make a place in the title battle on the basis of their tremendous performance in this World Cup.
In the second semi-final match, Australia Junior defeated Pakistan Junior by 1 wicket.
The second semi-final match of the Youth World Cup 2024 was played on Thursday between Australia Under-19 and Pakistan Under-19 teams. This match saw a low scoring fight, where the excitement remained till the last ball. In this semi-final match, Australia Under-19 team finally defeated Pakistan Under-19 team. Pakistan's Under-19 team could score only 179 runs here, but the Pakistani bowlers bowled brilliantly and remained in the match. But in the last over, Australia achieved the target at the loss of 9 wickets and got the ticket for the title battle.
India Under-19 team had defeated South Africa in the first semi-final.
The first semi-final match of this World Cup was played between the defending champion Indian Under-19 team and the host South Africa junior team. In that match, South Africa Under-19 team batted first and scored 244 runs. In response to which the Indian junior team made a wonderful comeback after a bad start and achieved the target of the match by losing 8 wickets in 48.5 overs. Where team captain Uday Saharan and star batsman Sachin Dhasa made a comeback for the team by batting very powerfully.