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India vs Australia | Jason Behrendorff’s heroics help Australia level T20 series

Jason Behrendorff (4/21) decimated the Indian top order to set up a comfortable 8-wicket victory for Australia in the second T20I to level the 3-match series. After restricting India to a modest 118, Moises Henriques and Travis Head stitched together a 109-run partnership to guide the visitors home.
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India vs Australia | Hosts take lead in rain-affected game in Ranchi

India waltzed to a comfortable 9-wicket victory after a rain interruption led to Australia’s score of 118/8 being revised to 48 runs off 6 overs. Earlier, Kuldeep Yadav (2/16) and Jasprit Bumrah (2/17) had decimated the Aussie innings after an Aaron Finch's 42 had given the visitors a good start.
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reportcricket2 months ago

India vs Australia | Rohit Sharma century guides India to 4-1 series victory

Riding on a brilliant century by Rohit Sharma and sensational bowling by spinners, India capped off the ODI series on a winning note, beating Australia by 7 wickets in the fifth ODI. Earlier, batting first, Australia could only manage to post a mediocre 242/9, which in the end, proved to be short.
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India vs Australia | All-round Australia script 21-run victory in Bengaluru

Australia finally tasted some success in the ongoing series as their bowlers succeeded in keeping the Indian middle-order quite en route to a 21-run victory in Bengaluru. Earlier, Aaron Finch (94) and David Warner (124) shared a 231-run partnership to guide the hosts to a competitive total of 334.
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India vs Australia | Hardik Pandya helps India seal series against Australia

A brilliant 139-run partnership between Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane with some late steam from Hardik Pandya saw India win the match by 5 wickets and thereby the series. Earlier, Australia’s middle order failed to capitalize on a brilliant Aaron Finch century posting a sub-par target of 294 runs.
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India vs Australia | Kuldeep Yadav hat-trick secures hosts a win in Kolkata

Kuldeep Yadav’s hat-trick and an exceptional performance by the bowling unit helped India register a 50-run win over Australia in the second ODI in Kolkata. Earlier, Virat Kohli (92) and Ajinkya Rahane (55) put India in complete control before Australia fought back to restrict the hosts to just 252.
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India vs Australia | Dhoni-Pandya special help India win rain-marred game

A combined bowling unit effort, coupled with the fantastic half-centuries by Hardik Pandya and MS Dhoni helped India beat Australia by 26 runs in the first match of the ODI series. Chasing a revised 164-run target in 21 overs, Australia failed to pose any challenge and ended up with 137/9.
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Champions Trophy 2017 | England end Australia’s campaign, Bangladesh through to semis

Ben Stokes (102*) and Eoin Morgan (87) helped England secure a comfortable 40-run win (DLS) against Australia who could only manage 277 runs in their allotted 50 overs. The result means that Bangladesh have now qualified for the semi-final of the Champions Trophy for the first time in their history.
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Champions Trophy 2017 | Unfortunate Aussies miss out on two easy points

Heavy rains saved the day for Bangladesh who seemed to struggling to get past their Australian counterparts after being restricted to just 182 courtesy some exceptional bowling by Mitchell Starc. Australia seemed to be steering towards an easy win before the rains stripped them of an easy point.
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Champions Trophy 2017 | Australia and New Zealand split points as rain plays spoilsport

In a rain-affected game in  Birmingham, Australia and New Zealand had to split points after the minimum overs could not be completed. The Kiwis looked to be in the driving seat, with the Aussies reeling at 53/3 while chasing a revised score of 246 in 33 overs when play was eventually called off.
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