February 3, 2018 11:23 IST

Rain interrupts India's chase in ICC U19 World Cup final

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Jonathan Merlo top-scored for the Australians with a steady 102-ball 76, laced with six boundaries even as the Indian bowlers complemented each other well to bundle out the opposition in 47.2 overs.
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India reached 23/0 with the openers Prithvi Shaw (10 not out off 18 balls; 4X1) and Majot Kalra (9 not out off 7; 6X1) going undivided when the umpires decided to call the covers in.
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Earlier, Australia were restricted to a meagre 216 after winning the toss and electing to bat.