India who won Couple of Asia Cups in last 12 months of the time period which was won by Indian Men and Women, now its turn for the Indian U-19 boys who brought yet another Asia Cup for Indian cricket after clinching Victory against hosts Sri Lanka in the finals.
India thrashed Sri Lanka by 34 runs after an impressive performance from the Skipper Abhishek who pulled the things back for his side with a Four-fer and some brilliant contributions from Rana and Shubman with the bat.
Sri Lanka always looked in control of chase as they looked Solid with 158/3 in 30 overs but late strikes from Skipper Abhishek turned the momentum for India which eventually seen Sri Lanka short of 34 runs. Reven Kelly top scored with 62 runs.
Rahul Chahar also bowled brilliantly as he chipped in with three wickets while Skipper Abhishek is adjudged as Man of the match for his figures of 4-37.
As soon as India lifted the trophy, people took on twitter to congratulate the boys for their Valient efforts. Here are the best tweets. Have a look –
India defeat hosts Sri Lanka to lift the U-19 Asia Cup Cricket for the third time …Congrats Boys ? We are proud of you pic.twitter.com/G5UxDBzeaJ
— Surendra Poonia (@MajorPoonia) December 23, 2016
After senior team and women's team now our young brigade shines! Congratulations to U-19 boys for winning U-19 Asia Cup! @BCCI
— Anurag Thakur (@ianuragthakur) December 23, 2016
Congratulations India U19 on lifting the U19 Asia Cup! Well batted again Himanshu Rana (Top scored with 71) @BCCI
— Anirudh Chaudhry (@AnirudhChaudhry) December 23, 2016
Asia ka Ek hi Champion:
2016 Asia Cup Champions:India
2016 U19 Asia Cup Champions: India
2016 Women's Asia Cup Champions: India#U19AsiaCup
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) December 23, 2016
— Ravi varma jampana (@jampana94) December 23, 2016
Dravid's boys won the U-19 Asia cup
— Avinash (@ramaavinash) December 23, 2016
India have now had their hands on the U-19 Asia Cup trophy on all three occasions since its inception.
— ArJay (@ritzalaff) December 23, 2016
YYYEEESSSS!!! India win the U-19 Asia cup!!??????
India beat Sri Lanka by 34 runs!????
Congrats team!!??? keep going strong boyzz????
— ✨Akshara✨ (@akshara3112) December 23, 2016
Congrats to u-19 team to lift the u-19 Asia cup #YouthAsiaCup this is another special day for Indian sports???
— Hari sha (@harihaice) December 23, 2016
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) December 23, 2016
Well done India U-19 on winning the Asia Cup. The future of Indian Cricket is in safe hands of Rahul bhai. Congrats to the whole team. pic.twitter.com/7flMKqyDFS
— Manoj Tiwary (@tiwarymanoj) December 23, 2016
— Swapnil Ghangale (@swapnilcsgmt) December 23, 2016
— Rajeev Shukla (@ShuklaRajiv) December 23, 2016
— Vasundhara Raje (@VasundharaBJP) December 23, 2016
?India U-19 ASIA CUP Champions? beats SL by 34 runs!! Yet another feather added to RahulDravid's Cap!
Note: India Seniors won AsiaCup 2016!
— Ethir Katchi (@sudhanks) December 23, 2016