DHAKA: West Indies beat India by five wickets in the final of the ICC Under-19 World Cup in Dhaka on Sunday to win the title for the first time.

Ryan John and Alzarri Joseph grabbed three wickets each as West Indies bowled out India for 145 runs.

Making an unbeaten 52 runs, Keacy Carty then guided the West Indies to a 146-5 victory with three balls to spare.


India Under-19s 145 all out in 45.1 overs (Sarfaraz Khan 51; R. John 3-38, A. Joseph 3-39) and West Indies Under-19s 146-5 in 49.3 overs ( K. Carty 52 not out, K. Paul 40 not out; M. Dagar 3-25).

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