ICC Under 19 World Cup India Will Play Bangladesh Today

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The quarterfinal match between India and Bangladesh will be played today for ICC Under 19 World Cup. The Indian team will come out to repay the champion Bangladesh. Bangladesh won the title by defeating India in the final played in 2020. In the last 4 matches, India has won 3 and lost one match over Bangladesh.

When the Indian team takes on the defending champions Bangladesh in the Super League Quarterfinal match of the Under 19 One Day World Cup on Saturday. Eyes will be on avenging the defeat in the finals of 2020. Two years ago, Bangladesh won the title for the first time by defeating India by 3 wickets in the finals of the tournament.

Players emerged from corona

It is a matter of relief for the Indian team that the captain of the team, Yash Dhull, and the other 5 players have recovered from Corona or are fit to play the match. These 6 players were found positive in the league match against Ireland. However, the havoc of Corona is not over yet and Nishant Sindhu, who took over the captaincy of the team in place of Yash in the last 2 matches, was found to be Corona positive. Due to this, he will not be able to play in the semifinals. and has been sent to isolation.

Responsibility will be on these players

As the team is still struggling with the Corona havoc and some important players have still not recovered from the infection. The charge of the game will be on Angkrish Raghuvanshi and Raj Baba. Angkrish scored a total of 228 runs in 3 matches and Raj Baba had 227 runs in 3 matches.

Thrilling win: Afghanistan in the final 4 for the second time

Afghanistan beat the Sri Lankan team by 4 runs in the quarterfinals. Afghanistan team players celebrated victory after Afghanistan defeated the Sri Lankan team in Quarterfinals. Afghanistan defeated Sri Lanka by 4 runs to enter the semi-finals of the Under-19 World Cup for the second time. In the Super League Quarterfinals played on Friday night, the Afghanistan team could only score 134 runs in 47.1 overs. In reply, the Sri Lankan team got out by scoring 130 runs in 46 overs. Interestingly, there were 34 extra runs in this too. Afghanistan will now face England in the semifinals on the 1st of February.