Bangladesh Creates History, Beats India to Clinch ICC U-19 World Cup
GUWAHATI: In a historic feat, Bangladesh beat India by three wickets to clinch the ICC U-19 World Cup title on Sunday, February 9.
After a short spell of rain, the Bangladesh team won the match under Duckworth Lewis.
The target was revised after the rain spell to 170. The Indian team crumbled under pressure as they could only manage to score 177 runs in 47.2 overs.
Yasashvi Jaiswal scored 88 in 121 balls. While two bowlers from B
angldesh displayed outstanding performance including Shoriful Islam (2/31 in 10 overs) and Tanzim Hasan Shakib (2/28 in 8.2 overs).
Further, from Bangladesh, Parvez Hossain Emon became the top scorer by scoring 47 off 79 balls.While the captain and wicketkeeper Akbar Ali was not out for 43 in 77 balls.