Match broadcast from 1.30 pm on Star TV network
In the last one year, India's rate of 60%
Hyderabad The first ODI of the five match series between India and Australia will be played at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium here on Saturday. Team India has lost the T20 series 0-2 earlier. However, look at the ODIs for the last one year, the figures are in favor of India. The Australian team played 11 ODIs in the last one year. Of these, it has won only in 2. During this time he played 5 ODIs on overseas field. In all he has to face defeat.
India played five ODIs on home ground during the last one year. Of these, he won three, remained a loser and a tie. Overall, India played 22 ODIs since March 2018 so far. Of these, he has 15 wins and five losers. Two ties are tie.
India beat Australia in the last ODI
The last ODI between India and Australia was played on January 18 this year in Melbourne. In this, the Indian team won by 7 wickets. Team India won 8 of the last 10 ODIs and lost two The last time he was defeated by New Zealand in the one-day match played at Hamilton on January 31 this year.
India won the last three ODI series
India has so far played eight bilateral ODI series against Australia at home. Both of them have 4-4 series of their names. However, the last three series is won by the Indian team. The Australian team won the ODI series in India in 2009 for the last time. Since then he played three bilateral series in India and lost all.
Australia's heavyweight against India in Hyderabad
However, the record against India in Australia is very bad in Hyderabad. He has lost both ODIs against Australia at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium. Team India played here five ODIs so far, of which it has managed to win only in two. In three he had to face defeat.
India wants to get death option
India lost both T-20 series matches due to not performing well in the last over. There is no substitute for Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the ODI series too. The selectors have given them comfort. In such a situation, his only option in Death Over is Jaspreet Bumrah, but he needs help from the other end. Hopefully the elimination of death overs in T20 will end in India ODI.
In view of World Cup this series is important for India
This series is very important for India, because it is his last series before the ODI World Cup starting from May 30 in England. The team's performance, selection in this series depends a lot. The Indian team is almost certain, but some places have become obscure. In this series, the selectors will be in the same place.
The two teams are as follows:
India: Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Kedar Jadhav, Vijay Shankar, Jaspreet Bumrah, Mohammad Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuswendra Chahal, Rishabh Pant, Siddharth Kaul, KL Rahul , Ravindra Jadeja.
Australia: Aaron Finch (Captain), De Arcy Short, Shaun Marsh, Marx Stoney, Usman Khawaja, Alex Carrie, Peter Handscomb, Ashton Turner, Adam Jampa, Jason Behrendorf, Zahe Richardson, Pat Cummins, Andrew Toy, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Nathan Lyon