# Cricket: Australia defeated India by 79 runs to win the Under-19 Men’s World Cup for the fourth time in Benoni. Harjas Singh top-scored with 55 as Australia posted 253 for seven from their 50 overs, the highest-ever total in an Under 19 World Cup final. In reply, Mahli Beardman and Raf Macmillan took three wickets each, as India was dismissed for 174. Meanwhile, South Africa’s fast bowler Kwena Maphaka was named player of the tournament after he picked up 21 wickets.
Cricket: Australia defeats India to win the U19 World Cup