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McSweeney 156, Ralston 7 for 15 bulldoze PNG

Australia Under-19s 370 for 8 (McSweeney 156, Sangha 88, Tau 2-42) beat Papua New Guinea Under-19s 59 (Morea 20, Ralston 7-15) by 311 runs Australia Under-19 opener Nathan McSweeney‘s 156, aided by half-centuries from captain Jason Sangha and Param Uppal, and a seven-wicket haul from fast bowler Jason Ralston handed PNG a mammoth 311-run drubbing […]

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All-round Root stars as England take 2-0 lead

England 6 for 274 (Bairstow 60, Hales 57, Starc 4-57) beat Australia 9 for 270 (Finch 106) by 4 wicketsScorecard and ball-by-ball details “It was surrounded by Jason’s incredible innings, but I’ve no doubt somebody else would’ve put their hand up if needed.” With these words Eoin Morgan summed up England’s confidence after an opening […]

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Gill, spinners lead rout of Zimbabwe

0:54 The Indian spinners combined to run though the Zimbabwe line-up to bowl them out for 154 in the Under-19 World Cup group match India Under-19 155 for 0 (Gill 90*, Desai 56*) beat Zimbabwe Under-19 154 all out (Shumba 36, Roche 31, Roy 4-20) by 10 wickets Another day, another lopsided contest. India exhibited […]

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Canada's Gill and Arslan see off Namibia's challenge

Canada Under-19s 197 for 6 (Arslan 72, Gill 52, Kevin 50*) beat Namibia Under-19s 193 (Louwrens 38, Gill 4-43) by four wicketsScorecard Arslan Khan and Aran Pathmanabhan played vital hands International Cricket Council Namibia collapsed from 151 for 3 to 193 all out, a spell of play that cost them their game against Canada in the […]

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Brook, Woods, Bamber overwhelm Bangladesh

1:27 England captain Harry Brook struck a flamboyant 102 not out to power his team to a seven-wicket win over Bangladesh at Queenstown England Under-19s 177 for 3 (Brook 102*, Woods 48*) beat Bangladesh Under-19s 175 (Afif 63, Bamber 3-19, Woods 3-26) by seven wicketsScorecard Captain Harry Brook‘s unbeaten century, coupled with three-fors from fast […]