COBHAM OVAL, Whangarei: Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by three wickets to storm into the ICC Beneath-19 World Cup Cricket Tremendous League quarter-finals in a Group D match on the Cobham Oval, Whangarei, on Friday, says an ICC launch.
Sri Lanka have been shaken early on as left-arm quick bowler Shaheen Afridi and Arshad Iqbal shared three scalps after which a run-out noticed the rating decreased to fifty five for 4. Jehan Daniel struck a defiant fifty three and Ashen Bandara scored 37 however the staff was bowled out for 188 in forty eight.2 overs as quick bowler Suleman Shafqat got here on to seize three for 29.
Pakistan made up for some early damages inflicted by left-arm quick bowler Thisara Rashmika (three for forty seven) to get to their goal with 6.three overs to spare. Quantity-4 batsman Ali Zaryab Asif knocked up a wonderful fifty nine to offer backbone to the batting as different batsmen did not construct on good begins. Mohammad Zaid Alam (28), Muhammad Taha (24), Hassan Khan (24 not out) and Muhammad Musa (23) have been the others to chip in.
Pakistan captain Hassan Khan: “We’ve to work arduous on our batting earlier than our subsequent matches — I hope they don’t repeat them within the quarter-finals and semis and finals. I’m proud of how we bowled, and the best way Zaryab batted until the top.”
Pakistan will now await the result of the Afghanistan versus Eire match on Saturday in Whangarei to seek out out if they may prime the group or end runners-up.Additionally becoming a member of within the Tremendous League quarter-finals have been India and Australia.
Left-arm spinner Anukul Roy took 4 for 20 and Shubman Gill scored an unbeaten ninety to assist India style a ten-wicket victory over Zimbabwe. Opener Nathan McSweeney slammed 156 and quick bowler Jason Ralston produced a report haul of seven for 15 as Australia thumped Papua New Guinea by 311 runs as the 2 former champions progressed to the Tremendous League quarter-finals from Group B on the seventh day of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup.
The three sides have now joined Afghanistan, England, New Zealand and South Africa, whereas the England and Canada match on Saturday will determine if Bangladesh additionally undergo to the Tremendous League quarter-finals, which can begin on January 22.
Roy, who had completed with 5 wickets within the earlier match towards PNG, bowled an immaculate line and size as India dismissed the opposition for less than 154 and received to the goal in fast time with openers Shubman Gill and Aveet Desai returning unbeaten on ninety and fifty six, respectively.
The three-time champions completed with three wins, together with a one hundred-run victory over Australia earlier within the league, which proved decisive within the remaining standings.For Australia, who completed behind India within the group stage, Ralston ripped via the PNG batting, his seven for 15 the perfect-ever thus far within the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup and second greatest on the U19 degree. His effort got here behind one other exceptional effort, when opener Nathan McSweeney clobbered a punishing 156 to assist submit an enormous 370 for eight.
Australia took a agency grip instantly after being requested to bat first and scored
an enormous 370 for eight.McSweeney smashed 18 fours and 4 sixes off 111 balls for his 156, the joint-sixth highest particular person rating within the U19 World Cup.
He dominated a 250-run stand for the second wicket with captain Jason Sangha (88) towards the hapless East Asia Pacific qualifiers after which Param Uppal produced a brisk forty two-ball sixty one to inflate the whole additional.
For PNG, James Tau, Leke Morea, Sema Kamea and Daure Aiga grabbed two wickets every, however couldn’t stem the movement of runs and their batting too struggled as they have been bowled out for fifty nine in 24.5 overs.
Ralston turned solely the third bowler within the historical past of the event to complete with seven scalps. The earlier report stood within the identify of Sri Lanka leg-spinner Jeevan Mendis, who grabbed seven for 19 towards Zimbabwe in 2002 whereas New Zealand tempo bowler Trent Boult’s seven for 20 towards Malaysia in 2008 is the one different occasion of a bowler taking seven wickets.
Australia opener Nathan McSweeney, who was later declared participant of the match, stated: “There was somewhat little bit of scare within the event once we didn’t play to our greatest towards India within the first recreation and misplaced fairly convincingly nevertheless it has been excellent for us within the subsequent couple of video games and the boys have regained confidence. Hopefully we will carry this type into the large video games.”
Zimbabwe misplaced wickets commonly and have been by no means on the best way to a difficult complete. Left-hander Milton Shumba prime-scored with 36 whereas captain Liam Roche (31) and Wesley Madhevere (30) have been the opposite most important contributors in a complete of 154 in forty eight.1 overs.
Left-arm spinner Anukul Roy adopted his 5-wicket haul towards PNG with determine of 4 for 20 whereas left-arm medium-quick bowler Arshdeep Singh and left-arm spinner Abhishek Sharma completed with two wickets every, conceding 10 and 22 runs, respectively.
In reply, Shubman Gill placed on one hundred fifty five runs for the unbroken first wicket as India romped to victory in 21.four overs. Gill clubbed 14 fours and a six in a fifty nine-ball ninety and Desai’s fifty six got here off seventy three balls with eight fours and a six.
India captain Prithvi Shaw: “It’s a very good begin for us on this event. We all the time speak about we should always study to win the video games, each recreation is necessary for us, even when we’re enjoying a weaker recreation, we’ve to play to our requirements.”
Scores in short: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by three wickets: Sri Lanka 188 all out, forty eight.2 overs (Jehan Daniel fifty three, Ashen Bandara 37; Suleman Shafqat three-29, Shaheen Afridi 2-forty one). Pakistan one hundred ninety-7, forty three.three overs (Ali Zaryab Asif fifty nine, Mohammad Zaid Alam 28; Thisara Rashmika three-forty seven). Participant of the match: Ali Zaryab Asif.
Australia beat PNG by 311 runs: Australia 370-eight, 50 overs (Nathan McSweeney 156, Jason Sangha 88, Param Uppal sixty one; James Tau 2-forty two, Leke Morea 2-fifty nine, Sema Kamea 2-sixty three, Daure Aiga 2-89). PNG fifty nine all out, 24.5 overs (Jason Ralston 7-15). Participant of the match: Nathan McSweeney (Australia).
India beat Zimbabwe by 10 wickets: Zimbabwe 154 all out, forty eight.1 overs (Milton Shumba 36, Liam Roche 31, Wesley Madhevere 30; Anjukul Roy four-20, Arshdeep Singh 2-10, Abhishek Sharma 2-22). India one hundred fifty five for no loss, 21.four overs (Shubman Gill ninety not out, Aveet Desai fifty six not out). Participant of the match: Shubman Gill.
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