Pakistan enjoy slight edge over India
LAHORE: Pakistan and India have played each other nine times in the U-19 World Cup, five have been won by Pakistan while India have emerged the winner four times.
Ahalf-century from opener M Huraira on debut and a fine bowling performance powered Pakistan to a six-wicket win over Afghanistan in the ICC U-19 World Cup in Potchefstroom, South Africa on Friday, setting up an exciting semifinal against arch-rival India. Defending champions India and Pakistan play their semifinal in Potchefstroom on February 4.
India had beaten Australia in its quarterfinal match. India and Pakistan have played each other nine times in the U-19 World Cup, five have been won by Pakistan while India has emerged the winner four times.
U-19 WC 1988 – Pak won by 68 runs
U-19 WC 1998 – Ind won by 5 wickets
U-19 WC 2002 – Pak won by 2 wickets
U-19 WC 2004 (SF) – Pak won by 5 wickets
U-19 WC 2006 (F) – Pak won by 38 runs
U-19 WC 2010 (QF) – Pak won by 2 wickets
U-19 WC 2012 (QF) – Ind won by 1 wicket
U-19 WC 2014- Ind won by 40 runs
U-19 WC 2018 (SF) – Ind won by 203 runs. – Agencies