Indian Team Scripted History In The First ODI Match Against Australia

The first match of the ODI series between India and Australia is being played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Batting first after losing the toss in this thrilling match, the Kangaroo team got bundled out for 188 runs in 35.4 overs. India have scripted interesting history against Australia. This is the least number of overs taken by the Indian team to dismiss an Australian side in ODIs. Team India will have to score 189 runs to win this match.

In the first ODI for Australia, almost all the batsmen were seen struggling to score runs in front of the Indian bowlers, but Mitchell Marsh made everyone crazy with his excellent batting. He faced 65 balls while starting the innings. Meanwhile, the strike rate of 124.61 managed to score 81 runs. During this, 10 fours and five sixes came out of his bat.

Australia’s other batters were seen battling for each run in front of the Indian bowlers. Wicket-keeper batsman Josh Inglis contributed 26 runs in the middle order. At the same time, Captain Smith managed to score 22, Marnus Labuschagne 15, and Cameron Green 12 runs. Apart from this, other batters could not even reach double digits.

In the first ODI for the Indian team, Mohammad Shami and Mohammad Siraj were seen in tremendous form with the ball. Both the fast bowlers achieved three successes, respectively. Besides this, Ravindra Jadeja took two wickets, and captain Hardik Pandya and Kuldeep Yadav took one wicket each, respectively.

The quickest-ever all-out for Australia came against New Zealand in 2016, when they lost all their wickets in just 24.2 overs, facing 146 legitimate balls.

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