In this match Indian captain Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bowl
Team India is playing 13th bilateral ODI series in the captaincy of Virat
India, led by Kohli, has won 11 bilateral one-day series so far
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Sports desk The third match of the five-match series between India and Australia is being played at Ranchi's Jharkhand State Cricket Association International Stadium. Australia lost 116 for no loss in 18 overs. Captain Aaron Finch and Usman Khawaja are on the crease. Finch has scored half centuries in nine innings in one-day internationals.
In this match Team India won the toss and decided to bowl. Today is International Women's Day. On this occasion, BCCI's administrators' committee and former Indian captain Diana Edulji were present during the toss.
Dhoni gives arms to players
Prior to the match, former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni handed over cap like army to fellow players. Team India will wear this cap during the match. Team India has done this to pay homage to 40 CRPF soldiers who were martyred in the Pulwama terror attack. The fees received by the players from this match will be given to the relatives of the martyrs. BCCI has done this to encourage the countrymen to donate to National Defense Fund so that the education of the dependents of the martyrs can be taken care of.
The fees received by the players from this match will be given to the relatives of the martyrs.
#TeamIndia will be sporting camouflage caps today as mark of tribute to the loss of lives in the Pulwama attack and the forces of the armed forces. .twitter.com / fvFxHG20vi
– BCCI (@BCCI) March 8, 2019
India win series on winning today
Team India are ahead of both the two ODIs, ahead of the series 2-0. In such a scenario, his victory will be on making an unbeatable lead in the series by winning the third ODI. If Team India beat Australia in this match, it will win its fourth consecutive ODI series. Not only that, India will win 7th ODI series on home ground. The Indian team lost the ODI series in October 2015 for the last time on the home ground. Then in the series of five one-dayers, South Africa had won 3-2 against India. Since then Team India played 6 ODI series on home ground and won all
Dhoni has 33 runs away from 17,000 international runs
Team India's former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni can become the sixth Indian batsman to score 17,000 international runs in this match. At present, his Test, ODI and T-20 is a total of 16967 runs. If they score 33 against Australia, then they will have 17,000 runs. Dhoni has so far scored 4876 runs in Tests, 10474 in ODIs and 1617 runs in T20.
Team India's ODI rate is 50% in Ranchi
Team India has played 4 ODIs so far in Ranchi. Of these, he has won two and one is lost. The result of one ODI did not come out. He played the last ODI on 26 October 2016. New Zealand beat Team India by 19 runs in that match. Overall, here he played his last match in T20 format on 7 October 2017. Then the Indian team defeated Australia by 9 wickets.
The two teams are as follows:
The two teams are as follows:
India: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Vijay Shankar, Kedar Jadhav, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammad Shami, Jaspreet Bumrah.
Australia: Aaron Finch (Captain), Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Glenn Maxwell, Mark Stones, Alex Carrie, Pat Cummins, Zahe Richardson, Nathan Lyon, Adam Jampa