India U19 vs Australia U19 Final: Team India had to face defeat in the 2024 Under-19 World Cup final. The Kangaroos defeated the Indian team by 79 runs in the title match. With this, India's dream of becoming Under-19 World Champion for the sixth time was also shattered.
Australia has defeated India in the final for the third time in the last 8 months. Earlier, the Kangaroos had also defeated India in the 2023 ODI World Cup final. Last year itself, Australia had defeated India in the final of the ICC World Test Championship. In such a situation, for the third time Australia has broken India's dream of winning the ICC trophy.
Team India lost, but this player won hearts
In the final played on Sunday in Benoni, South Africa, Australia had given India a target of 254 runs after electing to bat first. In response to this, the Indian team could not play the entire 50 overs and was all out for 174 runs. Meanwhile, a video during the match is going viral.
In the viral video, India's Naman Tiwari is telling fellow batsman Murugan Abhishek that remember, you will lose but you will learn. Fans are really liking this thing about Naman. The video of this conversation between Naman and Murugan is becoming increasingly viral on social media.
Tiwari is saying to Murugan:
“Remember me, you will be able to learn by doing everything!!” pic.twitter.com/gn31SOakcu
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Australia, batting first, scored a challenging score of 253 runs for seven wickets in the stipulated 50 overs. However, this was the highest score in the final in the history of Under-19 World Cup. In response, the Indian team was all out after scoring 174 runs in 43.5 overs.
Australia broke India's dream for the third time in 8 months
Australia's senior team had extended its wait to win the ICC trophy by defeating India in the final of the ODI World Cup played in Ahmedabad on 19 November last year. Now his junior team did not allow last time champion India to win the Under-19 World Cup for the sixth time. Last year, Australia had defeated India in the final of the ICC World Test Championship.