IND U19 vs AUS U19: India U19 will take on Australia U19 in the Men's U19 Cricket World Cup final at the Sahara Park Willowmoore Cricket Stadium in Benoni, South Africa on February 11 (Sunday). Notably, IND U19 and AUS U19 enter the championship match with unblemished winning streaks. Ahead of this title clash, let's take a look at the U19 one-day cricket records at the Sahara Park Willowmoore Cricket Stadium.
In the 27 One-Day Internationals played at the venue, the average first-innings score is 233, with teams batting second having a considerable advantage with a win percentage of 62.9%, according to data available on Cricbuzz. Most notably, in Australia's recent match at Willowmoore Park, they triumphed over Pakistan by a narrow margin of 1 wicket in the semi-final.
Matches played: 27
Average score: 233
Won matches batting 1st: 8
Won matches batting 2nd: 17
Highest score: 399/6
Lowest score: 91/10
Under 19 ODI Records at Willowmoore Park
Willowmoore Park has hosted a total of 46 U19 One Day International (ODI) matches over a period of 25 years, from 1998 to 2024. In these competitions, the average first innings score is 114. a distinct advantage, they have won 59.57% of their matches. The team's highest total was achieved by Qatar in 2017 when they posted an impressive 343/7, while the lowest score was recorded by Nigeria U19 who managed just 42 against Botswana U19 in 2007.
Notably, the best individual batting performance came in 2019 when R van Tonder scored 164 runs. On the bowling side, Tom Straker posted excellent figures in the recent semi-final against Pakistan where he took 6 wickets for just 24 runs.
The highest successful chase at Willowmoore Park was in 2019 when Uganda successfully chased down the target of 175/2. Conversely, Ghana's lowest total was 146, securing a 5-wicket victory.
India Under 19 at Willowmoore Park
The IND U19 team showed an impressive record at the Sahara Park Willowmoore Cricket Stadium, playing two matches and winning both the matches. They keep a clean sheet in this place with no losses or no results.
Additionally, the U-19 Cricket World Cup saw India U-19 and Australia U-19 meet in two finals, with India triumphing both times and creating a remarkable winning streak in these high-stakes encounters.
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