India defeated Sri Lanka by 9 wickets via the DLS method to win the Under-19 Asia Cup in Dubai this evening.
Sri Lanka skipper Dunith Wellalage won the toss and elected to bat first but could only muster 106/9 in 38 overs in a rain-affected final game.
Only, Yasiru Rodrigo, Raveen de Silva, Matheesha Pathirana and Sadisha Rajapaksa reached double figures despite favourable conditions.
For India, Vicky Ostwal finished with figures of 3/11 while Kaushal Tambe picked up 2/23.
Chasing a revised target of 102 in 32 overs, India hit 104/1 in 21.3 overs to win the coveted Asia Cup.
Angkrish Raghuvanshi scored an unbeaten 57 while Shaik Rasheed hit 31 not out.
The pair put on 96 runs for the second wicket to script the win.