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India U19 vs Eng U19- India hand England a crushing loss; Shubman Gill shines

India take an unassailable lead of 3-0 in the series

By Jatin Sharma -

Shubman Gill scored 147 off 127 balls | Getty Images

India U19 won the third youth ODI against Eng U19 at Brighton. 

India batted first and thanks to 147 from Shubman Gill in 127 balls and contributions from lower middle order like Abhishek Sharma and Het Patel, reached 327/7 in given 50 overs.  

Matty Potts took 4/61 to cause maximum damage for England with the ball.

England U19 innings just couldn't get any momentum after Nagarkoti removed the openers Trevaskis and Banks for ducks.  

Shubman Gill and Abhishek Sharma then took wickets at regular intervals to keep England in check. For England, Tom Banton scored 59. 

Nagarkoti took 3/20, while Abhishek Sharma and Shubman Gill both took 2 wickets each. 

India U19 won the match by 169 runs and Shubman Gill was named player of the match. 

India now has an series winning 3-0 lead in the 5 match series. 

Jatin Sharma

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