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India race to 174-run win against Ireland

BALBIR SINGH | January 20, 2022 02:11 AM

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO: India raced to an effortless 174-run victory over Ireland in the ICC World Cup Under-19 Cricket at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy here today. India posted 307 for 5 and bundled out Ireland for 133 in 39 overs.
Openers Angkrish Raghuvanshi (79) and Harnoor Singh (88) started the Indian innings in a whirlwind fashion by stitching a powerful 164 runs partnership for the first wicket partnership in 25.4 overs. This association was terminated by Jamie Forbes who got the opener caught by Josh Cox. Raghuvanshi's one-run-one ball 79 contained ten boundaries and two sixes.
Nishant Sindhu (36) and Rajangad Bawa (42) further bolstered the Indian innings with a 64-run partnership for the third wicket. India posted an impressive total of 307 for 5 in 50 overs.
Right arm medium fast bowler Muzamil Sherzad (3 for 79) was the most successful bowler for Ireland.
Chasing a daunting task of scoring 308 runs for victory, Ireland lost opener Liam Doherty (18) and Jack Dickson (0) with the scoreboard reading 10 for 2 in 4.6 overs. Ireland continued to lose wickets at regular intervals and were bundled out for....
Scott MacBeth (32, 3x4s, 2x6s) and Josh Cox (28) were the main scorers. They were associated in a 30-run stand for the fifth wicket. Scott MacBeth and Nathan McGuire (14) contributed 39 runs for the seventh wicket stand.
India Under-19s: Angkrish Raghuvanshi c Cox b Forbes 79, Harnoor Singh lbw Humphreys 88, Rajangad Bawa b Muzamil Sherzad 42, Nishant Sindhu c Cox b Muzamil Sherzad 36, Rajvardhan Hangargekar not out 39, Kaushal Tambe b Muzamil Sherzad 5, Dinesh Bana not out 1. Extras 17. Total (for 5 wickets in 50 overs) 307.
Fall of wickets: 1-164, 2-95, 3-259, 4-266, 5-284.
Bowling: Matthew Humphreys 10-0-69-1, Muzamil Sherzad 10-0-79-3, Nathan McGuire 10-0-58-0, Liam Doherty 8-0-55-0, Jamie Forbes 10-0-38-1, Scott MacBeth 2-0-6-0.
Ireland Under-19s: Liam Doherty c Ostwal b Kumar 7, David Vincent run out 8, Josh Cox c & b Sangwan 28, Tim Tector c Tambe b Sangwan 15, Philippus le Roux lbw Vicky Ostwal 3, Scott MacBeth c & b Gautam 32, Nathan McGuire b Aneeshwar Gautam 14
Matthew Humphreys not out 16, Jamie Forbes b Kaushal Tambe 3, Muzamil Sherzad c Raj Angad Bawa b Kaushal Tambe 1. Extras 6. Total (all out in 39 overs) 133.
Fall of wickets: 1-10, 2-10, 3-17, 4-36, 5-66, 6-66, 7-105, 8-120, 9-129, 10-133.
Bowling: Rajvardhan Hangargekar 7-2-17-1, Ravi Kumar 4-1-11-1, Nishant Sindhu 6-2-16-0, Rajangad Bawa 5-0-24-0, Garv Sangwan 5-0-23-2, Vicky Ostwal 6-0-22-1, Aneeshwar Gautam 4-0-11-2, Kaushal Tambe 2-0-8-2.

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