Australia was leading 2-0 after winning two matches in a row in the ODI series. But today on the third ODI India made their first win against Australia.
Kohli won the toss and elected to bat first. Sikhar Dhawan and shubman gill opened the inning for India, but the start was not good for India, dhawan lost his wicket when the score was 26. In the end hardik pandyas 92 (7 fours, 1 six) of 76 deliveries and Ravindra Jadejas 66 (5 fours, 3 sixes) of 50 deliveries bring India to a good fighting score of 302/5.
Virat Kohli made 63 of 78 balls which leads him to his 12000 runs in international ODI cricket. AC Agar and A Zampa made their best bowling effort from Australia. AC Agar 10 overs, 44 runs, 2 wickets, 4.40 economy rate, and A Zampa 10 overs 45 runs, 1 wicket, 4.50 economy rate.
In the second innings, Australia came to bat, but the start wasn’t good, they lost their first wicket of M Labuschagne in the earlier stage of their innings, when the score was 25. He made only 7 runs and got out by T Natarajan. A Finch played a good innings by making 75 of 82 balls and he got out by Jadeja.
AT Carry contribute 38 and at the end, Maxwell played a blasting innings by making 59 of 38 balls. But he couldn’t hold his wicket to the end of the match and bold out by Jasprit Bumrah. Maxwell was the last hope for Australia, after that, wickets keep falling and Australia’s innings come to an end of 289.
Jasprit Bumrah and Shardul Thakur made their best bowing spells for India. JJ Bumrah 9.3 overs, 43 runs, 2 wickets, economy 4.52, and SN Thakur 10 overs, 51 runs, 3 wickets, 5.10 economy.
Full Scorecard of INDIA vs AUSTRALIA 3rd ODI