India bowled out Australia for 188 within the first of the three-match ODI sequence right here on Friday.
Stand-in skipper Hardik Pandya gained the toss and elected to area first and his bowling unit, led by the seasoned Mohammed Shami (3/17), fired on the Wankhede Stadium to complete off Australia’s innings in simply 35.4 overs. Mohammed Siraj additionally acquired three wickets.
Opening rather than the injured David Warner, Mitchell Marsh top-scored for Australia with a 65-ball 81, however the remaining, together with skipper Steve Smith, didn’t make any worthwhile contribution.
Hardik is main the staff within the absence of normal skipper Rohit Sharma, who’s unavailable for the fixture attributable to household commitments.
Australia: 188 all out in 35.4 overs (Mitchell Marsh 81; Mohammed Shami 3/17, Mohammed Siraj 3/29) vs India.
First Published: Mar 17 2023 | 4:40 PM IST