By: Asghar Ali Mubarak : January, 28, 2018
Islamabad; The Afghanistan boys face favorites Australia in the first semi-final of the ICC U-19 cricket World Cup in Christchurch. Get live cricket score of Australia vs. Afghanistan, ICC U-19 cricket World Cup.
Arch rival Pakistan and India will meet in ICC Under-19 World Cup semi-final in Christchurch tomorrow on Tuesday. Afghanistan would hope to script a fairytale win as they face three-time champions Australia in the first semi-final of the ICC U-19 cricket World Cup in Christchurch. Afghanistan defeated teams like Pakistan, Sri Lanka and hosts New Zealand on their way to the last four clashes. On the other hand, Australia defeated England in the quarter-final and now is eyeing their fourth world title at the under-19 level. Get live cricket score of Australia vs Afghanistan, ICC U-19 cricket World Cup, here. Pakistan has qualified for the semi-finals of the Under-19 Cricket World Cup, beating South Africa by 3 wickets in the quarter-finals at Christchurch in New Zealand.
Batting first South Africa scored 189 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in the allotted 50 overs.
In reply Pakistan chased the target in the 48th over for the loss of 7 wickets.
Pakistan’s Ali Zaryab Asif was named man of the match for his 74 runs.
In ICC Under-19 World Cup at Queenstown, India qualified for semi-final beating Bangladesh by 131 runs in Quarter final. Afghanistan sailed into the semi-finals of U-19 World Cup Cricket at Christchurch on Thursday, after beating New Zealand by a massive 202 runs.
Batting first, Afghanistan scored 309 runs for the loss of six wickets in allotted fifty overs.
In reply, New Zealand was all out on 107 runs in 28.1 overs.
Azmatullah Omarzai of Afghanistan was declared Man of the Match for hitting 66 runs in 23 balls.