Chand leads India to U19 World Cup

Unmukt Chand led India to a stunning six-wicket victory in the final of the U19 cricket World Cup against host nation Australia in Townsville.

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Indian players pose for photos as they celebrate their victory over Australia in the the 2012 ICC U19 Cricket World Cup final in Townsville, Australia

India skipper Chand blasted an unbeaten 111 in 130 balls - including seven fours and six sixes - as India overhauled the target of 226 with 14 balls to spar.

Wicket keeper Smit Patel had the honour of hitting the winning runs in his unbeaten 62, his partnership of 130 with Chand seeing India cruise to a victory that never looked in doubt.

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