The wishes started pouring in from all corners of the world as soon as Harvik Desai lobbed one over point region to bring the winning runs for his side.
India lifted the ICC Under-19 World Cup for the record fourth time after beating Australia by eight wickets in the final match of the tournament.
Batting first, Australia posted a mere 216 on the board following a collapse, as they lost last six wickets for just 33 runs. Indian bowling unit bowled at superb line and length to pull off things in their favour.
Chasing a 217 run total, Indian banked on Manjot Kalra’s magnificent unbeaten century well cushioned by the other three batsmen to lift the title.
India remained unbeaten in the tournament, as they were a dominant force going into the finals.
The Boys in Blue played a superb brand of cricket under the guidance of coach Rahul Dravid.
The former India skipper, who didn’t win a World Cup during his playing days looked thoroughly satisfied after India’s big victory in the final ODI.
Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor took to Twitter to congratulate the young guns.
“Wohoo.. Congratulations #BoysInBlue for lifting the #U19WorldCup trophy for the fourth time🏆 You are real champions and continue to make us proud. #Respect”, Shraddha tweeted.
— Shraddha (@ShraddhaKapoor) February 3, 2018