INDIA WIN AND TAKE OUT THE ODI SERIES! All the action from Australia vs India at the MCG
India beats Australia and takes out the ODI series 2-1 by seven wickets. The tourists finished on top with 234/3 – taking the title from the Aussies by 4 runs.
MS Dohni stars for India finishing the innings off with 87 not alongside Jadhav who was unbeaten on 61 runs. Dohni pulled out his third half century for the series and his 70th in his ODI career.
Yuzvendra Chahal is named the Man of the Match for his six wickets.
Yum-es-Dhoni was named Player of the Series.
That brings it to the end of the ODI series and it has by far been India’s best and most successful tours across all formats.
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Australia have been bowled out for 230 in the 49th over of their innings.
Yuzvendra Chahal took a remarkable 6-42 off 10 overs for India, while Peter Handscomb top scored for Australia with 58 runs.
Just before 1:55pm local time, play resumed after a short rain delay.
After just two balls, the players are off the ground as the rain returns at the MCG.
India has won the toss and elected to field.
Teams are as follows:
Australia XI: Aaron Finch, Alex Carey, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Jhye Richardson, Peter Siddle, Adam Zampa, Billy Stanlake
India XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (c), Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wk), Vijay Shankar, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami.
THE BUILD UP
The ODI series between Australia and India reaches its crescendo in Melbourne, with honours even at 1-1 heading into today’s match.
Australia have already announced their changes for the third and final match in the series, with Adam Zampa coming in to replace Nathan Lyon.
Billy Stanlake replaces Jason Behrendorff , who is suffering from a back injury.
So who will clinch the deciding match and win the series? It promises to be a pulsating affair at the MCG, with a crowd of over 50,000 expected.
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