Rohit Sharma bring up his 8th ODI half-century against Australia. Rohit gets to his fifty in style! Short and wide outside off, Rohit slaps it through cover-point and it races away. His 42nd ODI half ton.
Australia were desperately looking for the first breakthrough as openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan have kept India going after skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to bat at The Oval. The duo have taken the score close to hundred comfortably keeping the Australian attack at bay.
India clash with Australia in their second World Cup clash on Sunday. This is not going to be as easy a game as the opening one was for the men in blue. At the Oval, Virat Kohli’s men face confident defending champions. Stay tuned for live score and updates
India: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Lokesh Rahul, MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal and Jasprit Bumrah.
Australia: Aaron Finch (C), David Warner, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc and Adam Zampa