Australia’s thrilling win over Pakistan sets up summit clash with India



The young Australian team showed incredible composure in a nail-biting finish against Pakistan, winning by one wicket in the ICC Men’s U19 World Cup 2024. Chasing a target of 180 runs, Australia’s win sets up a thrilling final against India. Pakistan’s first innings ended with 179 runs, and Australia’s chase saw early breakthroughs but ultimately led to victory. Australia’s composure under pressure and their upcoming final against India revive the intense rivalry seen in the senior teams’ finals. Pakistan’s historical success in the tournament was not enough to overcome Australia’s determination to emulate their senior counterparts’ achievements.