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India vs. Ireland, Under-19 World Cup: India wins by 201 runs thanks to strong performances from Naman Tiwari and Musheer Khan

<p>Among the top performers in India’s U19 World Cup 2024 triumph against Ireland by 201 runs were Saumy Pandey, Naman Tiwari, and Musheer Khan. The game was played at the Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein on Thursday, January 25.</p>
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<p>Musheer was the standout batsman, scoring an astounding 118 runs off only 106 balls while showcasing remarkable talent and tenacity. Nine fours and four sixes in his innings demonstrated his regular ability to locate the boundaries. Upon being ordered to bat first, India amassed a massive 301 runs at a cost of 7 wickets. Arshin Kulkarni scored 32 runs before being removed by John McNally, while Adarsh Singh added 17 runs.</p>
<p>After being out of the game early on, Musheer and skipper Uday Saharan took charge and put up a vital partnership of 156 runs for the third wicket. This partnership was crucial to India’s impressive score and lasted for 24.4 overs. Musheer kept accelerating, hitting his century after 100 deliveries after reaching his half-century off 66 balls.</p>
<p>Saharan scored 75 runs off 84 balls, including 5 fours, to contribute significantly as well. Nevertheless, Finn Lutton ultimately fired him. Following the exits of Saharan and Musheer, power-hitters Avinash Aravelly and Sachin Dhas made sure that India scored more than 300 runs.</p>
<p>Oliver Riley distinguished himself from the other bowlers with statistics of 10-0-55-3, demonstrating his effectiveness and talent. In his 7.3 overs, McNally claimed 2 wickets for 45 runs, making an impact as well.</p>