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SANGHA LEADS AUSTRALIA INTO U/19 WORLD CUP FINAL

Australia has qualified for the Under 19 World Cup final following a six wicket win over Afghanistan. Chasing 182, Newcastle’s Jason Sangha came in at first drop, with the Aussies at 1 for 26. With opener Jack Edwards anchoring the innings, Sangha eased his way to 26. “That’s well played. Played it late.” When he was caught and bowled, the side was 2 for 103. Australia eventually won with 12 overs to spare. “We’ve been improving every game so going into the final now feeling really confident whether it’s India or Pakistan, all the boys are looking really keen.” The decider will be held on Saturday.

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SANGHA EXCITED TO LEAD AUSTRALIA INTO BATTLE

Australia’s under 19 cricket side will try and exact some revenge when it faces the old enemy in the quarter final of the junior World Cup in New Zealand tomorrow. “A big game against England, we’ve been watching the older boys against England. It’s a big step to play a quarter final.” Newcastle’s Jason Sangha says captaining the side will be the biggest honour of his career so far.

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SANGHA AND THE AUSSIES GET CUP CAMPAIGN BACK ON TRACK

Cardiff’s Jason Sangha has captained the Australian side to victory over Zimbabwe in its second match at the Under 19 World Cup in New Zealand. Sangha won the toss and elected to bowl, then added to his collection of catches at the tournament, helping the Aussies to dismiss the Africans for just 134 in the 33rd over. In reply, Australia reached the target three wickets down, with 31 overs to spare. Sangha came in at first drop and eventually finished with 30 runs from 47 balls. The Australians will now prepare to play their final group game against Papua New Guinea on Friday.

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SANGHA SOLID BUT AUSTRALIA FALL SHORT

Another solid knock from Newcastle cricketer Jason Sangha representing Australia’s Under 19s against Sri Lanka today, posting 27 batting at four. While he looked comfortable at the crease, it’s another start he wasn’t able to convert into a big score, dismissed by some crafty play. Australia fell just 8 runs short of winning.

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SANGHA PREPARES TO CAPTAIN AUSSIE UNDER 19’S

Newcastle’s Jason Sangha and the Australian under-19 cricket side will switch focus to the one-day format tomorrow, following the drawn three-day game against Sri Lanka in Hobart. Sangha will get the chance to captain the side during the five-match ODI series, sharing the role with Will Sutherland and Param Uppal. “Two guys that have a lot of experience in captaincy so us three work really closely in terms of planning strategy with the bat and the ball so I’m lucky that I’ve got those two guys by my side.”

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SANGA HELPS PUT AUSSIES INTO A COMMANDING POSITION

A crucial knock today for Newcastle cricketer Jason Sangha, playing for the Australian Under 19 side in a three-day match against Sri Lanka. Sent in to bat, Sangha, one of three co-captains, was called upon early, and after a steady start, he cut loose, posting a string of boundaries. He was eventually dismissed for 41. The Aussies declaring at 6 for 309, in a commanding position

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