Hello and welcome to CricketCountry’s live cricket blog of the match number 10 in the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2016, between India and New Zealand on Saturday. We at CricketCountry will be bringing you the live cricket scores and live cricket updates of the India versus New Zealand clash in the 50-over tournament for the Under-19 category. India and New Zealand will be clashing in the Group D of the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2016, which is being played in Bangladesh for the very first time. The match will be played at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on Saturday. LIVE CRICKET SCORES & UPDATES: India vs New Zealand, ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup, Match 10 at Dhaka

India won the match with an all-round performance. Here is the detailed Match Report.

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand Under-19 133/9 in overs 30, Batting: Zak Gibson 2(4): INDIA WIN BY 120 RUNS! This is the biggest defeat for NZ in Under-19 World Cup, the last was by 115 runs against England. India performed brilliantly with both bat and ball which resulted in a victory with record margin. Avesh Khan is the Player of the Match for his 4 wickets.

OUT! Talor Scott c & b Lomror 29 (29)

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand Under-19 133/9 in overs 30, Batting: Zak Gibson 0(0), Talor Scott 26(23):  Another wicket for Lomror and he’s on fire. His all-round performance has helped India majorly to dominate in this match. Some better performances came from the lower order batsmen as they added some important scores to take New Zealand’s total to a respectable one. Parikh departed after a run-a-ball 26.

OUT! Aniketh Parikh c Ishan Kishan b Lomror 26 (26)

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand Under-19 88/8 in overs 24, Batting: Aniketh Parikh 7(11), Talor Scott 0(3): And Mahipal Lomror shows his class! After a brilliant down the order batting performance, Lomror is doing the carnage with the ball as well, taking 3 for 20 so far. He is one dependable all-rounder for the Indian side. India in full control of the game and the victory is just a matter of time!

OUT! Nathan Smith lbw b Lomror 2 (7)

OUT! Christian Leopard b Lomror 40 (40)

OUT! Dale Phillips b Zeeshan Ansari 2 (4)

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand Under-19 70/4 in overs 18, Batting: Christian Leopard 4(10), Dale Phillips 1(1): New Zealand fighting back here at Mirpur. After losing a few wickets, they were trying to build up a partnership. But Lomror came into the scene and bagged the wicket of Finn Allen.

OUT! Finn Allen b Mahipal Lomror 29 (29)

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand Under-19 25/4 in overs 13, Batting: Christian Leopard 4(10), Finn Allen 14(18): What a brilliant bowling by India here! Avesh Khan on fire as he takes four wickets and New Zealand under pressure. Finn Allen hits a much needed boundary to reduce the pressure but they need quite a few like that. Christian Leopard has come out to bat and can do some serious contributions as suggested by his past appearances.

OUT! Josh Finnie c Washington Sundar b Avesh Khan 2 (9)

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand Under-19 10/3 in overs 8, Batting: Josh Finnie 1(5), Finn Allen 4(2): And India in the driver’s seat now. New Zealand have lost three wickets, all three taken by Avesh Khan. He has been brilliant. Khalil Ahmed is yet to take any wicket but has displayed some good overs and class act as well. Pressure increasing for the New Zealand side as they will have to chase quite a big total and they have lost ther crucial wickets already. They need a comeback just like India.

OUT! Rachin Ravindra c Washington Sundar b Avesh Khan 2 (22)

OUT! Josh Clarkson c Rishabh Pant (wk) b Avesh Khan 0 (15)

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand Under-19 4/1 in overs 3, Batting: Rachin Ravindra 2(9), Josh Clarkson 0(5): New Zealand under pressure here as India pick up the first wicket. Opener Glenn Phillips outside-edged a Fullish delivery by Avesh Khan and Rishabh Pant shifted to his right at the perfect time to catch it. Khalil Ahmed is also maintaining a good line and New Zealand need to play sensibly now.

OUT! Glenn Phillips c Rishabh Pant(wk) b Avesh Khan 1 (4)

India came back well after a shaky start and Sarfaraz outwitted the bowlers as usual. Here is the detailed Inning report.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 258/8 in overs 50, Batting:Zeeshan Ansari 1(1), Avesh Khan 7(5): And India’s innings comes to an end with an impressive 258. After the initial shock of 3 early wickets, India recovered well with Sarfaraz Khan, Mahipal Lomror and Armaan Jaffer while Rishabh Pant did the initial bit of settling things down. The score is good and New Zealand bowlers did an exceptional job.

OUT! Mahipal Lomror c & b Zak Gibson 45 (42)

OUT! Rohan Batham c Dale Phillips b Gibson 11 (10)

OUT! Armaan Jaffer b Rachin Ravindra 46 (49)

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 209/5 in overs 44, Batting: Mahipal Lomror 25(5), Armaan Jaffer 39(45): Some sensible cricket from the middle order batsmen as they are playing really well. 200 is up for India and they would look forward to take this to 250, which looks a bit difficult. The two batsmen need to stay there at the crease till the end.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 174/5 in overs 38, Batting: Mahipal Lomror 4(5), Armaan Jaffer 26(30): Set Sarfaraz Khan goes for 74, exactly the same score as in the previous match against Ireland. Washington Sundar leaves cheap as well. Next in is Mahipal Lomror. Lomror is capable of scoring good runs down the order and he now needs to take the run to a good total. A total of 250 plus will be good. New Zealand bowlers have done great and quite different compared to last match.

OUT! Washington Sundar c Nathan Smith b Ravindra 3 (11)

OUT! Sarfaraz Khan b Nathan Smith 74 (80)

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 153/2 in overs 33, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 73(77), Armaan Jaffer 15(19): Sarfaraz looks determined today and is playing wonderfully. A beautiful switch-hit came from his bat that has to be praised. India is inching towards 150. After losing a few early wickets, the team looks in a stable condition. He has got his second half-century of the tournament in this match. 150 comes up for India.

OUT! Rishabh Pant c Zak Gibson b Dale Phillips 57 (83)

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 107/2 in overs 26, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 42(55), Rishabh Pant 57(82): And a sixer! The second six of the innings comes off Pant’s bat and it looks nice. After a few good overs, a six will now reduce the pressure a bit. Pant and Khan are hitting boundary in every over to keep adding runs to the scoreboard.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 69/2 in overs 21, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 20(38), Rishabh Pant 42(69): Pant is moving towards his half century and he is playing really well. He is picking the poor deliveries and sending them off for 4 runs. Meanwhile, 50-run partnership comes up between Pant and Sarfaraz.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 58/2 in overs 18, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 16(31), Rishabh Pant 33(58): 50 up for India and Sarfaraz and Pant are looking quite settled now. A few classic shots from Sarfaraz. He loves to send it towards square leg and quite a few shots came in that region. The bowlers are doing great also as quite a few maiden overs are being bowled.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 47/2 in overs 15, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 8(23), Rishabh Pant 32(48): A nice pull from Pant and a much needed boundary for India. Nathan Smith bowled a maiden meanwhile. India doing the right thing taking their time.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 41/2 in overs 12, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 8(17), Rishabh Pant 26(36): And what beautiful shot by Sarfaraz! Picks the gap nicely at square leg and the ball races towards boundary defeating the fielders. India looking forward to settle things down after the tumbling start they got losing back to back wickets. Christian Leopard doing a great job.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 33/2 in overs 9, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 2(5), Rishabh Pant 24(30): Two back to back wickets for New Zealand and India need their time to settle down. New Zealand were badly defeated by Nepal in the last match while India were led to a victory by Sarfaraz. SIXER! Pant hitting back to back big shots now.

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 19/2 in overs 6, Batting: Sarfaraz Khan 0(1), Rishabh Pant 12(16): Huge, huge blow for India as their talented skipper is out. Kishan looked a bit uncomfortable this morning and an easy catch to Dane Phillips at cover. Ricky Bhui has come out to play but also departs early. Next in is Sarfaraz. Pant looks in good touch as he is using the pace to drive the ball towards boundary. Effortless shots!

OUT! Ricky Bhui c Allen b Gibson 1 (6)

OUT! Ishan Kishan c Dale Phillips b Nathan Smith 4 (13)

Live Cricket Score, India Under-19 9/0 in overs 3, Batting: Ishan Kishan 4(12), Rishabh Pant 4(8): An excellent over to start with from Nathan Smith and a huge appeal there with fullish deliveries from Smith. A couple of beautiful boudaries running through midwicket. Both the batsmen are off the mark.

While India are coming off an impressive win in their opening match of the tournament against Ireland, the New Zealand side will be under pressure as they lost their opening game of the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2016 to a spirited Nepal side.

In their first match, India recovered from a precarious position to register a big win by 79 runs at the same venue. Ireland had India struggling at 55 for 4 at one stage, but India recovered extremely well to put a competitive total. Ireland were expected to make a winning start as well but they suffered a top-order collapse, and were shot out for 189 by India. Sarfaraz Khan and Washington Sundar top scored for India, and their century stand not only helped India to recover.

On the other hand, New Zealand are coming off a humiliation from Nepal. New Zealand suffered their second defeat in the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup tournament to Nepal after 2006 edition. Nepal produced a spirited performance to thrash New Zealand by 32 runs in their opening match.


India Under-19: Ishan Kishan (c&wk), Khaleel Ahmed, Anmolpreet Singh, Armaan Jaffer, Avesh Khan, Rahul Batham, Ricky Bhui, Mayank Dagar, Sarfaraz Khan, Amandeep Khare, Mahipal Lomror, Shubham Mavi ,Rishabh Pant (wk), Washington Sundar ,Zeeshan Ansari

New Zealand Under-19: Josh Finnie (c), Finnley Allen, Josh Clarkson, Zak Gibson, Christian Leopard, Felix Murray, Aniket Parikh, Dale Phillips, Glenn Phillips, Rachin Ravindra, Talor Scott, Ben Sears, Nathan Smith, Daniel Stanley, Ross ter Braak.

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