India pull off a memorable 13 run win against Australia in 3rd ODI
India pulled off a memorable win by 13 runs against Australia, in 3rd ODI at the Mankura Oval today, thanks to the batting of Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja and the bowling of Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah and Natarajan.
Australia 289 (49.3)
India 302 - 5 (50)
Result – India won by 13 runs
India won the toss and decided to bat against Australia in the 3rd and final ODI of the ODI series and found themselves in some trouble at 151-5, however ,Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja put on an record unbeaten 6th wicket partnership of 150, to take India to a competitive total of 302-5 off their allotted 50 overs.
In reply, Australia were rumbled by the India bowlers and fell short by 13 runs, despite top knocks from Aaron Finch (75) and Glenn Maxwell (59). Shardul Thakur and Jasprit Bumrah, T Natarajan were the pick of the bowlers for India.
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Marnus Labuschagne - 5.1 ov), 2-56 (Steven Smith - 11.2 ov), 3-117 (Moises Henriques - 22.2 ov), 4-123 (Aaron Finch - 25.3 ov), 5-158 (Cameron Green - 30.5 ov), 6-210 (Alex Carey - 37.4 ov), 7-268 (Glenn Maxwell - 44.3 ov), 8-278 (Sean Abbott - 46.6 ov), 9-278 (Ashton Agar - 47.1 ov), 10-289 (Adam Zampa - 49.3 ov)
Australia won the ODI series 2-1 and we now move on to the 3 match T20I series, which begins on Friday here at the Mankura Oval.
Australia - Aaron Finch(c), Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Moises Henriques, Glenn Maxwell, Alex Carey(wk), Cameron Green, Ashton Agar, Sean Abbott, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood
India - Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli(c), Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul(wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, T Natarajan
Start Time: 03:40
Toss: India won the toss and decided to bat
Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra
Officials: Bruce Oxenford, Paul Wilson, Rodney Tucker, Gerard Abood, David Boon
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