After the extra-ordinary efforts of Jonathan Merlo(76), Australia has successful to set a score of 216 in 47.2 overs, in the finals of Under19 World cup 2018 against India. Merlo played a very-very special inning for his team, at the right time, when his team was struggling at a time of 59/3. Indian bowlers did an excellent performance again and they forced the Australian batsman to play the wrong shot. Now India needs 217 runs to win this title after a long interval of 6 years. Australia lost their last 5 wickets in just 25 runs and fails to set a big target at Big oval.
Bowlers did their works very easily, now it time for Batsman– Prithvi Shaw and Shubman Gill, they already did well in their last couple of games. Indian Bowler Shiva Singh and Ishan Porel picked 2-2 wickets, while the rest of wickets are divided by Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Anukul Roy. India is still unbeaten in this World Cup so far, now the batting side will decide who will lift the ICC U19 World Cup 2018. India has got their opponent all-out in every match of this World cup.
Scorecard of ICC U19 World Cup 2018 Final
Australia- 216/10 in 47.2 overs
Jason Sangha- 76(102), Anukul Roy- 7-0-32-2
Param Uppal- 34(58), Shiva Singh- 10-0-36-2