Click to Watch Highlights: India vs Australia Match 05
India beat Australia by 7 wickets in a highly anticipated clash in the 2023 Cricket World Cup on Sunday, October 8th.
Australia were bowled out for 199 in the 49th over, with Ravindra Jadeja leading the way for India with figures of 3-28. India then chased down the target in 39.2 overs, with KL Rahul and Virat Kohli scoring unbeaten half-centuries.
The victory was a major boost for India’s World Cup campaign, and it will also give them a lot of confidence ahead of their next match against England.
Here is a summary of the match:
- Australia won the toss and elected to bat.
- David Warner was the top scorer for Australia with 49.
- Marnus Labuschagne also made a valuable contribution with 47.
- However, Australia lost regular wickets throughout the innings, and they were eventually bowled out for 199 in the 49th over.
- Ravindra Jadeja was the pick of the Indian bowlers with figures of 3-28.
- India made a shaky start to their chase, losing three wickets in the first five overs.
- However, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli then put on a brilliant partnership of 134 runs to get India back on track.
- Rahul scored 71 off 85 balls, while Kohli scored 76 off 92 balls.
- India eventually chased down the target in 39.2 overs, winning by 7 wickets.
The victory was a major boost for India’s World Cup campaign, and it will also give them a lot of confidence ahead of their next match against England.tunesharemore_vert