Himanshu Rana © Getty Images
Himanshu Rana © Getty Images

India face Australia in their opening match of the ICC U-19 World Cup 2018. India will be very confident as they recently defeated South Africa in a warm up match by 189 runs. India posted a total of massive total of 332 with Aryan Juyal  and Himanshu Rana hitting half centuries. Ishan Porel was India’s star bowler in the match with 4 for 23. South Africa was all out for mere total of 143.

The live telecast of the India, Australia match in the ICC U-19 World Cup will be on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports HD 1. The live streaming of the match will be on Hotstar.

In a rain-truncated match, Group B opponents Zimbabwe defeated Papua New Guinea. PNG could only manage to post a total of 95 which was easily chased by Zimbabwe under 15 overs without losing a wicket. India are included in Group B with Australia, Zimbabwe and Papua New Guinea.