- Published on 24 December 2016
- Written by slbc news
India won the under 19 Asia cup cricket championship last night by defeating host Sri Lanka by 34 runs in the finals which was played at R.Premadasa Stadium. Batting first after winning the toss India scored 273 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in their 50 overs. In reply Sri Lanka could only score 239 runs all out in 48.4 overs. Sri Lanka’s last 5 wickets were fallen for 38 runs. Abhishek Sharma who was also the man of the match bagged 4 wickets.