The Indian men’s team have avenged their defeat against Australia at the Four Nations Tournament by beating the hosts 2-3 in the first game of the two-match Test series. A brace from Affan Yousuf gave India the lead at half-time before VR Raghunath scored the winner in the 3rd quarter.
Both the teams failed to open the deadlock in the first quarter with both the
However, the home side came out all guns blazing in the second half. Matthew Willis scored their first goal in the 36th minute before Trent Mitton equalized for the Aussie team seven minutes later through another field goal. It did not take long for India to respond, though. VR Raghunath, who has been in a fine goal-scoring form off late, gave the lead back to India with another goal from a penalty corner in the 44th minute.
Australia pushed for an equalizer in the fourth quarter but
India or West Indies? Who will win?
WI hold a 60-53 H2H advantage over IND historically but in last 10 completed games between them , IND have won 7. IND has also won all last 5 games at this venue.