IND vs AUS Final: Australia has won the ICC Under-19 World Cup title. In the final match, the Kangaroo team showed a brilliant performance and defeated India by a huge margin of 79 runs. The Indian team, which performed brilliantly throughout the tournament, could not maintain its excellent form and lost to Australia. The defeat of the Indian team has broken the hearts of crores of Indian fans. The Indian team made many mistakes in the title match. In such a situation, today we will tell you about those 5 mistakes due to which India remained one step away from the title.
Uday Saharan's wicket
Indian team captain Uday Saharan had been in amazing form so far in the Under-19 World Cup. He always handled the Indian team with his bat throughout the tournament. However, he could not do so in the final match and was out after scoring only 8 runs.
There was no edge in bowling
The Indian team's bowling was not in the same rhythm in the final match as it was in the tournament. However, Indian team's fast bowler Raj Limbani gave the first blow to Australia at the score of 16 runs. But after this, Australia's batsmen continued to maintain partnerships and took the team beyond 250.
Musheer failed even after getting life support
In the title match, Indian team's star batsman Musheer Khan got two big blessings. However, even after this donation of life, Musheer was seen batting in panic and was bowled on the score of 22 runs. Musheer's wicket was the major reason for India's defeat.
slow innings of adarsh singh
Indian team's opening batsman Adarsh Singh played an inning of 47 runs in 77 balls. He batted very slowly in the beginning which had an impact on the team. The pressure on India increased and the Indian team disintegrated in front of this pressure.
Middle order flop performance
The middle order of the Indian team proved to be a huge flop in the title match. Barring Mushir Khan (22 runs), no batsman from number 3 to number 7 in the Indian innings could even reach the 10-run mark. The Indian team suffered a big loss and remained one step away from the title.
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