India vs Australia 4th ODI Preview and Prediction

India vs Australia 4th ODI Preview and Prediction

 

India vs Australia 4th ODI Preview and Prediction

Preview by Raju Gupta

Series- Australia tour of India, 2019

Venue- Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali.

Date- Mar 10, 01:30 pm (IST)

Toss- whoever won the toss will love to bat first.

India vs Australia 4th ODI Preview and Prediction

 

  • India will take on Australia in 4th One Day Internationals at Mohali on Sunday.
  • The series currently stands 2-1 in India’s favour with two more games to be played in Mohali and Delhi.
  • MS Dhoni is set to be rested for the last two ODIs against Australia, confirmed Sanjay Bangar, India’s batting coach.
  • Rishabh Pant is the other wicketkeeper in the squad and is set to replace Dhoni in the XI as India look to fine-tune their squad before the World Cup.
  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar in line to replace Shami if he is unfit after a fitness test.
  • Virat Kohli, speaking in the post-match presentation, “We will have a few changes in the next couple of games. We have to figure out what those changes are.

India vs Australia 4th ODI Preview and Prediction

 

When:  India vs Australia, 4th ODI, March 10, 2019, 1:30 PM

Where: Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali.

What to expect:

  • A sunny day is up ahead with gentle maximum temperatures of 26, as opposed to the ones in the early 30s in the previous two venues.
  • A high scoring encounter is expected as batting friendly pitch at Mohali.

Expected Playing 11-

Australia:  Usman Khawaja, Aaron Finch(c), Shaun Marsh, Marcus Stoinis, Peter Handscomb, Glenn Maxwell, Alex Carey(w), Jhye Richardson, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, Adam Zampa.

India:  Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Ambati Rayudu, Rishab Pant, Kedar Jadhav, Vijay Shankar, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah.

Records & Statistics –

 

  • If India wins the 4th ODI, it would give them their 50th ODI win against Australia, the third team to do so after West Indies and England.
  • Virat Kohli just needed 73 more runs to surpass Rahul Dravid and become the third highest run Scorer in ODIs for India after The legends Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly.
  • A win in Mohali would give Virat Kohli his 50th win as captain in ODIs. Only Clive Lloyd and Ricky Ponting have reached the milestone in fewer ODIs.
  •  In his last 16 ODI innings, Shikhar Dhawan has scored 377 runs at an average of 25.15 and has gone past 50 only twice.
  • The first ODI Match between India vs Australia was played in Melbourne on Dec 6, 1980, and India has won the match by 66 runs.
  • The Last ODI Match between India vs Australia was played in JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi on March 08, 2019, and Australia has won the match by 32 runs.

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HEAD TO HEAD :

India has played 133 ODIs against Australia since 1980 in which India has won 49 while Australia has won 74.

Total Played- 133

India won- 49

Australia won- 74

Tied- 0

No Result- 10

Records are in favour of Australia but the current form of Indian team is excellent as compared to Australians. Its a game and anything can happen in cricket.

So let’s wait till Arrival of the clash and stay updated with the latest updates…

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