Australian’s started their ODI with a win in this year 2019
Australian’s started their ODI with a win in this year 2019, in the first of three matches ODI series with India, Australia won the toss and elected to bat first, Bhuvaneswar Kumar took an early wicket (Finch 6(10)) in the 3rd over and Carey 24(30) in 10 over.
However, the Australian top and middle order batsman Khawaja (59) Shan Marsh (54) Handscomb (73) Managed to take their team total to 288/5
Later Indian top order collapsed within an 11 ball span, it lost three wickets in the first four overs. Mahendra Singh Dhoni (51) and Rohith Sharma (133) together made a 137 run partnership for the 4th wicket.
Dhoni scored 10,000 runs all over his ODI’s he is the fifth batsman to do so and took 320 matches to score. He gave his wicket to Jason Behrendorff in the form of LBW. After losing the wicket of M.S. Dhoni India lost their wickets within no time, India ended up 254 while chasing 289. With this match win Australia won its 1000th ODI match all over and also took a lead of 1-0 in the three-match ODI series.
Rohith reached his 22nd ODI ton off 129 balls and gave a gift to his baby girl with his century against Australia in Sydney who came into the world a few days back but lost his century in vain with the match loss.