Prime News, International Sports, Cricket, Christchurch (New Zealand), January 30:- India thrashed Pakistan by 203 runs in their ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup semi-final clash at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch to book a place in the final against Australia.
Defending their total of 272/9, Ishan Porel struck four times early on to peg back Pakistan. Shiva Singh and Riyan Parag both picked two wickets each while Anukul Roy and Abhishek Sharma bagged a wicket each to finish off Pakistan’s innings for just 69.
Earlier, Shubman Gill scored an unbeaten 102 for the Indian side to help them reach 272/9 in the stipulated 50 overs, with Muhammad Musa bagging 4/67 for Pakistan.
Openers Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra scored 41 and 47, respectively. India will take on Australia in the final on February 3.
–(NGB, Inputs: Agencies)