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Triumphant under-19 cricketers arrive

MUMBAI: The victorious Indian Under-19 cricket team arrived to a rousing reception on Tuesday afternoon from Australia after winning the age-group World Cup in Townsville on Sunday.

Triumphant under-19 cricketers arrive

Triumphant team skipper Unmukt Chand, who slammed a match-winning unbeaten century in the summit clash against Australia, was the first to come out of the Shivaji Chhatrapati International airport terminal, holding aloft the trophy.Beside hordes of supporters, spinner Harmeet Singh’s relatives and friends were present in big numbers at the airport, to greet the team.The team members are to be felicitated by the Cricket Board at a function later on Tuesday evening.India defeated hosts Australia by six wickets to lift the trophy for the third time, after triumphs in 2000 and 2008 under Mohammad Kaif and Virat Kohli. PTI

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