In the match, Yashasvi Jaiswal and Divyaansh Saxena guided India to a comfortable ten wickets win over Pakistan in the ICC U19 World Cup semifinal which was held at Senwes Park on Tuesday and progressed to the final of the tournament
Amitabh Bachchan expressed his pride over the Indian cricket team after its awesome victory against Pakistan in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup on Tuesday. He praises the Indian cricket team and the opening batsmen Yashasvi Jaiswal and Divyaansh Saxena, Bachchan tweeted, “WorldCup Cricket U19 .. India beats Pakistan by 10 wickets .. our opening pair took care of their entire total .. FANTASTIC .. well-done boys .. many many congratulations .. you are in the FINAL now .. #JUST WIN IT.”
On the earlier day, Yashasvi Jaiswal and Divyaansh Saxena guided India to a comfortable ten wickets win over Pakistan in the ICC U19 World Cup semifinal at Senwes Park on Tuesday and progressed to the final of the tournament.
Chasing 173 runs, Indian openers batman Jaiswal and Saxena played cautiously and made an unbeaten partnership of 176 runs. They both built the highest opening partnership in the history of the tournament. Jaiswal, the left-handed batsman, scored his maiden century of the tournament and made unbeaten targets of 105 runs with eight fours and four sixes.
Saxena made a score of 59* off 99 balls including six fours. India chased down the total score in 35.2 overs. This is the first time in the history of the U19 World Cup that a team won a knockout match by ten wickets.
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