Angkrish Raghuvanshi and Raj Bawa smashed centuries as four-time champions India registered a 326-run win over Uganda to top Group B in the U19 World Cup in Trinidad.
India qualified to the knockouts as group winners to the Super League, thanks in part to the highest score of the tournament so far by Bawa.
The Hrishikesh Kanitkar-coached side thus ended the league stage with three wins in as many games, having earlier defeated South Africa U19 (by 45 runs) and Ireland U19 (by 174 runs).
India play their quarterfinals against Bangladesh on January 29, in a repeat of the final from the 2020 edition.
The group stages of the ICC Under 19 Men’s Cricket World Cup 2022 came to an end with qualification shootouts, superb centuries and a five-wicket haul.
Pakistan eased to a nine-wicket win over Papua New Guinea to set up a Super League clash with Australia.
Afghanistan came out on top in a straight shootout for the Super League in Group C, securing a 109–run win over Zimbabwe to progress.
Bangladesh triumphed in another winner-takes-all game, beating the UAE by nine wickets (D/L method) in a rain-interrupted Group A match.
Records tumble in India’s victory over Uganda
Raj Bawa and Angkrish Raghuvanshi powered India past several batting records as they set Uganda an insurmountable total...