India take on Australia in London on Sunday. The Men in Blue are riding high on confidence after an emphatic win over South Africa in their last game. On the other side, Australia too are coming into this encounter with a win over West Indies.
India defeated Australia by 36 runs to break their winning streak.
1900 hrs IST: India have posted 352/5 and Australia now need to get to a mammoth target of 353 to continue their winnings streak
It will be a record World Cup run chase for Australia to win this game!— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) June 9, 2019
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1825 hrs: WICKET! Hardik Pandya’s cameo comes to an end as Cummins has a wicket now. Pandya who tried to go over the mid-off gave a catch to Aaron Finch. He goes for 48
1800 hrs: Now Virat Kohli notches up the half-century. This is his 50th 50.
1745 hrs: WICKET! Shikhar Dhawan hits that one in the air but only gives a catch in the deep. Mitchell Starc gets his first
1715 hrs hrs: Shikhar Dhawan completes a brilliant hundred. There was a bit of a confusion as the fielder had hit the stumps on the running end and the umpires have gone upstairs but Kohli was well-inside the crease.
1645 hrs: WICKET! Nathan Coulter-Nile removes Rohit Sharma after he edges a short delivery. Sharma misjudges the bounce and give an easy catch to Alex Carey behind the wickets. He is gone for 57 and India are 127/1
1630 hrs: 50! Now Rohit Sharma gets to his fifty with a boundary
1615 hrs: 50! Shikhar Dhawan completes his half century
1600 hrs: After 16 overs, India are 81/0. The openers have given a decent start and would be looking to continue the run
1530 hrs: FOUR! Back to back boundaries for Shikhar Dhawan and he is taking on Couter-Nile with authority
1520 hrs: After 5 overs, India are 18/0. It has been a cheeky start by the openers.
1505 hrs: DROPPED! Nathan Coulter-Nile has dropped one. It was flicked towards the square leg by Rohit Sharma but miscued the shot. Coulter-Nile tried his best as the ball was moving away from him and gets a touch on it
1500 hrs: India win toss and they have elected to bat first in London
India: Virat Kohli (c), Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shikhar Dhawan, MS Dhoni (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya, K.L. Rahul, Mohammed Shami, Vijay Shankar, Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav
Australia (From): David Warner, Aaron Finch(c), Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey(w), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Shaun Marsh, Kane Richardson, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Lyon