Australia Vs India 1st ODI Match Updates
Australia Vs India
Asian Champions India bowled effectively against Australia, with Mohammed Shami delivering a superb spell of 5/51. Jasprit Bumrah only took one wicket but bowled brilliantly to keep the Australians at bay. Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, and Shardul Thakur all contributed significantly to the strong bowling.
After Mitchell March returned to the pavilion early, David Warner (52) and Steve Smith (41) formed an important combination to advance the Australian score. Marnus Labuschagne (39) also hit some great strokes, but wickets continued to fall at regular intervals.
Australia Vs India 1st ODI
Team India won the toss and chose to bowl against Australia in the first of three one-day internationals (ODIs) at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali. The Asia Cup 2023 champions must put on a strong performance to maintain their winning streak ahead of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023, which begins next month.
With Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli resting for the first two games, India will be led by KL Rahul, who just made a spectacular comeback.
Pat Cummins, Australia’s skipper and pace bowler, is also returning from injury, while Mitchell Starc is still out and will miss the opening game.
India’s batting lineup includes Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (c/wk), Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, and Mohammed Shami.
Australia’s batting order is as follows: David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Cameron Green, Josh Inglis (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Short, Pat Cummins (c), Sean Abbott, and Adam Zampa.