U19 World Cup 2018: Day 15 Round up

Inida have reached the semi finals of the tournament.

The campaign is reaching a conclusion. (Getty)

There were a total of 3 matches played in the U19 World Cup which is now reaching a conclusion. 

South Africa U19 vs New Zealand U19, 5th Place Playoff Semi-Final 1

In the first of the 3 matches, South Africa won the match by 73 runs. Batting first, South Africa scored 284 and then they bowled out New Zealand for 211. 

Brief Scores 

RSAU19 284/6 (50.0 Ovs)NZU19 211-all out (43.5 Ovs) South Africa U19 won by 73 runs

Papua New Guinea U19 vs Kenya U19, 15th Place Playoff

PNG lost the playoff match against Kenya as they failed to chase 177 needed to win. Batting first Kenya scored 176 and then restricted PNG to 162 thereby winning the match by 14 runs. 

Brief Scores 

KENU19 176 (50.0 Ovs)PNGU19 162-all out (48.3 Ovs) Kenya U19 won by 14 runs

Ireland U19 vs Namibia U19, 13th Place Playoff

In the final match of the day, Ireland defeated Namibia by 102 runs. Namibia were bowled out for 186. 

Brief Scores 

IREU19 288/6 (50.0 Ovs)NAMU19 186-all out (39.1 Ovs) Ireland U19 won by 102 runs


By Anshuman Roy - 27 Jan, 2018

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