Australia won the toss and opted to bat in the final match of U-19 World Cup against India and has set a target of 217 runs. Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra gave a good start for the team but Shaw could not convert his start into a big score and lost his wicket to will Sutherland after contributing 29 runs for the team. Manoj Kalra and Shubman Gill looked good at a moment but Param Uppal took Gill’s wicket and saw him off.
After Gill’s wicket, Kalra found a determined ally in Harvik Desai and together they scored 89 runs for the team.
Manoj Kalra slammed an award-winning century. The way Kalra was hitting and by looking at his record in previous matches this performance was expected of this young star.
His massive century included 8 fours and 3 sixes.