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ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018, Will India dominate Pakistan and confirms his 6th Final?

ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018, Will India dominate Pakistan and confirms his 6th Final?
Written by Abhishek Lohia

The huge massive clash between India and Pakistan is going to take place on ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018 at Hagley Oval on Tuesday, 30 January. There are no games bigger than a clash between India and Pakistan in ICC’s major tournament and this scene will be going on Hagley Oval. Indian U-19 having the better record in this tournament so far, while Pakistani openers are struggling with their form. Pakistan No-4 order batsman Ali Zaryab is the top scorer for Pakistan by scoring two half-centuries in this tournament so far. Indian Bowler Shiva Mavi and Kamlesh Nagarkoti are in tremendous form, picks 7 wickets in this world cup and his partner Shiva Mavi got 8 wickets.

On Pakistan Bowling side, spinner Shaheen Afridi is the third highest wicket taking bowler in this World cup so far, while pace bowler Muhammad Musa picks 6 wickets in his previous 4 games, Bowling will not be an issue for both sides. Pakistan is worried about his Top order poor performance.

Indian captain Prithvi Shaw is in tremendous form and engaged in rhythm from the beginning of this tournament, his partner Shubham Gill and Manjot Kalra are also in good form. Manjot scored 86 in the first match against Australia, and India wins this match by 100. No-3 batsman, Shubham Gill scored (63), (90), and (86*) in his last three matches. India have four wins from their four matches so far, while Pakistan has one defeat against Afganistan in their first match of ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018.

India wins this title three times already in 2000, 2008, 2012, while Pakistan wins it twice in 2004 and 2006. There have been 21 meetings between India and Pakistan at Under- 19 world cup, India is leading with 12 wins and 8 losses with one match finishing in a tie. There most recent meeting came at the 2014 ICC Under 19 World Cup where Sanju Samson set up a win for India U19. 

 

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Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia is a Sports and Political Writer at Newsfolo. He has been working as a Journalist for 2 years and has previously worked at Sportsflu, Sportscafe, and some other Digital Channels. He covers the ruling BJP Government, civic bodies, and Indian politics. He also covers latest Sports News and Live Coverage. He is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from IPEC College, Sahibabad. He can be reached at; [email protected], you can also follow him on twitter @chiraglohia2

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