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Callum Vidler to Arshin Kulkarni, OUT! EDGED AND GONE! A short ball followed by the perfect outswinger and Arshin Kulkarni departs for another low score. Callum Vidler pitches this one up on the off stump and gets it to shape away from the right-hander. Kulkarni is caught on the back foot expecting another short one and ends up jarring at it with hard hands. The ball just takes the outside edge and goes through to the keeper as Ryan Hicks gobbles it up.
Charlie Anderson to Adarsh Singh, FOUR! Sweetly timed by Adarsh Singh and he is off the mark with a boundary. Just a fraction shorter and outside off, Singh leans on a touch and taps it away in front of point as the ball rolls away into the fence.
Charlie Anderson to Musheer Khan, FOUR! Much better from Musheer Khan and that is a class stroke. Pitched up on off and swinging away, Khan comes down the pitch and just punches it off the front foot and gets it to the right of mid off for a boundary.
Callum Vidler to Musheer Khan, FOUR! Shot! Hang it in the Louvre! Vidler serves a length delivery, angling in, on middle and leg, Musheer Khan shows the full face of the bat and times the drive to the left of mid on for a boundary.
Mahli Beardman to Musheer Khan, FOUR! Valiant effort but not enough to prevent the boundary! Beardman starts from over the wicket and drifts on the pads, on a good length, Musheer Khan plays it well as he nudges it through mid-wicket. Sam Konstas covers good ground to his left and puts in a dive but the ball trickles off his hands into the fence.
Mahli Beardman to Musheer Khan, OUT! DRAGGED ON! Mahli Beardman strikes gold for Australia in his first over! Musheer Khan stands there in disbelief! Lands it on a short of a length, on the off-stump line, Musheer Khan opts to hang back in his crease to keep it out. The ball does not rise and scoots through. It catches the bottom edge of the bat and deflects back onto the stumps. The Aussies are pumped and Harry Dixon will be relieved, having dropped Musheer when he was on 0.
Tom Straker to Adarsh Singh, EDGED AND FOUR! Lucky boundary for Adarsh Singh! Slanting across the left-hander, on a back of a length, Adarsh Singh has a waft at it away from his body. Gets an outside edge that flies well away to the left of Harjas Singh at first slip for a boundary. The 50 comes up for India Under-19 with this streaky boundary!
Mahli Beardman to Uday Saharan, OUT! TAKEN! A sharp catch by the Aussie skipper to get rid of his counterpart! Body blow to India Under-19 as their leading run-getter and skipper departs. Beardman offers width this time, on a good length, Uday Saharan falls for the trap as he reaches out with hard hands and looks to force it through the off side. Gets a thickish outside edge that goes straight into the hands of backward point. The ball travels quickly to the skipper, Hugh Weibgen who reverse cups it front of his face.
Tom Straker to Sachin Dhas, FOUR! Pleasing to the eye! Straker hurls it on a slightly fuller length, around off, Sachin Dhas does not move his feet here and lets his hands do the job. He eases himself into the drive and gets it between cover and mid off for his first boundary.
Rafael Macmillan to Sachin Dhas, OUT! EDGED AND GONE! An inspired bowling change from Hugh Weibgen as Rafael Macmillan strikes with his first delivery! India Under-19 in more trouble as their star from the semi-final falls now. Macmillan starts from over the wicket and tosses it up, full and outside off, Sachin Dhas presses forward and plays for the ball turning back into him. This keeps straight and goes on to catch the feather of an outside edge. The keeper, Ryan Hicks gets his gloves in the correct position and snaffles it with ease.
Rafael Macmillan to Adarsh Singh, FOUR! Short and punished! Macmillan comes from around the wicket and serves a real drag down, on middle and leg, Adarsh Singh rocks on the back foot quickly and hammers the pull to the right of deep square leg for a boundary.
Charlie Anderson to Priyanshu Moliya, OUT! CAUGHT! Absolutely no foot movement from Priyanshu Moliya and India Under-19 have lost half their side now. Charlie Anderson bangs it in well short and outside off, getting it to move away a bit as well. Moliya hangs back and fetches the ball, looking to play a tennis smash over mid on but gets no timing on it whatsoever. The ball lobs up just over mid on where Callum Vidler takes a simple catch and is buzzing with it as well. Anderson gets in the wickets column now and Australia Under-19 are on top of proceedings.
Rafael Macmillan to Aravelly Avanish, OUT! CAUGHT AND BOWLED! A soft, soft dismissal and India Under-19 are going down in a hurry here. Rafael Macmillan floats it up quite full and angles it onto the middle stump, Aravelly Avanish just gets on the front foot and looks to flick it away but ends up chipping it straight back to the bowler who makes no mistake and Avanish departs for a duck.
Rafael Macmillan to Murugan Abhishek, FOUR! Lovely shot! Tossed up full and around off, Murugan Abhishek leans on and lofts it inside-out over extra cover and picks up a much-needed boundary.
Callum Vidler to Adarsh Singh, FOUR! Hammered away! Full and wide outside off, slightly overpitched and Adarsh Singh frees his arms before thumping it away through cover-point for a boundary.
Callum Vidler to Adarsh Singh, SIX! That one has flown into the stands and Adarsh Singh is starting to play his shots now. This is banged in around hip height and over leg stump, Singh just gets inside the line and pulls it over fine leg for a maximum.
Mahli Beardman to Adarsh Singh, OUT! IN THE AIR AND GONE! That should be the game for Australia Under-19! Adarsh Singh goes now and takes with him his side's hopes! Directs a sharp and quick bumper, at the body of the batter, Adarsh Singh swivels in the crease to pull it away but gets rushed and the ball climbs to get big on him. He cannot get the shot away and it lobs off his gloves and goes only as far as the keeper, Ryan Hicks who takes a few steps to his right to complete the catch. Australia Under-19 inch closer to their fourth title.
Rafael Macmillan to Murugan Abhishek, SIX! Good use of the feet! Macmillan floats it up to the batter, full and on middle, Murugan Abhishek shimmies down the track and tonks it back over the bowler's head for a maximum.
Rafael Macmillan to Raj Limbani, OUT! BOWLED'EM! It's Rafael Macmillan again! India Under-19 going down in a hurry here! Macmillan serves it on a fullish length from around the wicket, on off and middle, Raj Limbani gets beaten in the flight and fails to get his bat down in time to keep it out. The ball comes in with the angle and sneaks past the bat to clatter into the stumps.
Rafael Macmillan to Murugan Abhishek, FOUR! Top shot! Flighted delivery, full and outside off, Murugan Abhishek stays leg side of the ball and goes inside out over extra cover for a boundary.
Charlie Anderson to Murugan Abhishek, FOUR! Good strike! Anderson takes pace off again and bowls it on a good length, on middle, Murugan Abhishek clears his front leg and slaps it back over the bowler's head for a boundary.
Charlie Anderson to Murugan Abhishek, FOUR! In the gap! Anderson compensates now by going short but the line is on the leg-stump, Murugan Abhishek picks up the length early and pulls it between fine leg and deep square leg for four more runs.
Tom Straker to Murugan Abhishek, FOUR! Murugan Abhishek isn't going to go down without a fight! Straker goes into the wicket and bowls it on off, Murugan Abhishek hangs back and gets this one at a good height. Flat bats it back over the bowler's head for a boundary.
Rafael Macmillan to Naman Tiwari, SIX! Clean as a whistle! Macmillan tosses it up and serves it right in the slot for the batter, Naman Tiwari gets down and nails the slog sweep over deep mid-wicket for a biggie. The partnership is now worth 44 runs, the highest of the Indian innings.
Callum Vidler to Murugan Abhishek, OUT! CAUGHT! Would you believe it? A ball later and Hugh Weibgen gets a second bite at the cherry and that too of the set batter. Callum Vidler runs in and bangs it well short over the off stump. Murugan Abhishek gets hurried on while looking to take it on but gets a top edge as the ball gets lobbed up around the point region where the skipper, Hugh Weibgen settles under the ball and grabs it well. A good knock from Murugan but he has to walk back.
Tom Straker to Saumy Pandey, OUT! CAUGHT BEHIND! All over for India Under-19! The celebrations begin for the Aussies! Tom Straker bends his back and bangs it in short, at the batter, Saumy Pandey gets himself into a tangle and cannot get his gloves out of the line of the ball. He opts to duck but he is too late in doing so. The ball brushes his gloves and goes through to the keeper, Ryan Hicks who does the rest. Australia Under-19 win the final by 79 runs and clinch the Men's Under-19 World Cup title after 14 years!