Bangladesh U-19 finish sixth in World Cup

Bangladesh U19 : 178 in 41.4 overs (Afif 63, Shakil 61, Tipu 18*; Jones 5/32)

South Africa U19 : 180/2 in 38.3 overs (Tonder 82*, Rolfes 44*, Breetzke 36; Rony 1/21)

Result : South Africa U19 won by 8 wickets.

Bangladesh U19 lost the 5th place Playoff against South Africa U19 by 8 wickets in ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018.

Batting first Bangladesh had a nightmare start after losing 5 wickets for 33. Then Afif Hossain and Shakil Hossain’s 96-run stand rescued the Bangladesh innings. Tigers were eventually all out for 178 in 41.4 overs. In reply South Africa chased down the target easily in 38.3 overs with 8 wickets in hand.


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