Narrow win for India Under-19s

Date : 29-09-2011
Venue : Dr. Y S Rajasekara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium
Result : India u19 won by 1 wicket
Sri Lanka u19
184/9 in 50 ov
Shehan Fernando      70 (4×11)
Pulina Tharanga        24
Lahiru Madusanka    21
Sandeep Sharma      4/38

India  U19
185/9 in 49 ov
Hanuman Vihari         51 (4×2)
Rush Kalaria                47*(4×2, 6×1)
Unmukt Chand           28 (4×4, 6×1)
Tharindu Kaushal     4/26
Lahiru Madusanka   2/24
Sanitha De Mel        2/36
Report:

India Under-19 register a thrilling one wicket win over Sri Lanka Under-19s in the 4th match of the quadrangular tournament in Visakhapatnam. After choosing to bat, Sri Lanka’s top order had failed in their innings. 4th wicket partnership of 59 runs between Captain Anjelo Jayasinghe and Shehan Fernando steadied the Sri Lankan Innings.

When India went in to bat they had two good partnerships for 2nd & 8th wicket 36 and 44 respectively. They were struggling at 157 for 9 but the India’s last wicket pair managed to reach the target of 185 runs in the 49th over.