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South Africa vs India, 2nd Test, Centurion
India dismissed the hosts on 335 just before lunch on day two after beginning the day on 269/6.
South Africa began the day with Faf Du Plessis and Keshav Maharaj at the crease. Mohammed Shami got India the breakthrough by dismissing Maharaj for 18. Du Plessis finished his 17th Test fifty in the process but was clean bowled on 63 by Ishant Sharma.
Ravichandran Ashwin picked up the last wicket of Morne Morkel to finish with four wickets in the innings. India played one over before the lunch break and were 4/0.
Australia vs England, 1st ODI, Melbourne Cricket Ground
England won the toss and chose to field first in the first ODI of the five-match ODI series against Australia. Andrew Tye made his ODI debut in the match for the Australian team.
Australia finished the first innings on 304/8 courtesy a 107-run knock by their opener Aaron Finch. All-rounder, Mitchell Marsh and Marcus Stoinis boosted the Australian innings in the end overs, as they scored 50 and 60 runs, respectively.
Liam Plunket picked up three wickets in his ten overs. England looked on course to an easy run chase, as they chased down the target with five wickets in hand. Opener Jason Roy registered a historic 180 runs for the visitors.
2018 ICC Under-19 World Cup, New Zealand
India vs Australia
India defeated Australia by 100 runs to pick up their first win in the ongoing under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.
India won the toss and chose to bat first. The men in blue scored 328/7 courtesy their openers, Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra who scored 94 and 86, respectively. Shubman Gill also played well and scored 63.
Jack Edwards was the pick of the bowlers for the Aussies, as he picked up four wickets. Australia was bowled out for a mere 228 with Edwards shining with the bat as well scoring 73. Shivam Mavi and Nagarkoti picked up three wickets each. Shaw was adjudged the man of the match.
Sri Lanka 208/3 defeated Ireland 207/8
South Africa 341/7 defeated Kenya 172/7
English Premier League, Match day 23, Results
Crystal Palace 1-0 Burnley
Huddersfield 1-4 West Ham United
Newcastle 1-1 Swansea City
West Brom 2-0 Brighton
Watford 2-2 Southampton
Chelsea 0-0 Leicester City
Tottenham 4-0 Everton
English Premier League, Match day 23, Fixtures
Bournemouth vs Arsenal 7 PM IST
Liverpool vs Manchester City 9:30 PM IST
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