India defeated Australia by 5 wickets in the first match of the 3 ODI series. In this way, the Indian team has gone 1-0 ahead in the 3 ODI series. The India team had a target of 189 runs to win. The Indian team won the match scoring 191 runs for 5 wickets in 39.5 overs. KL Rahul and Ravindra Jadeja played brilliant innings for India. KL Rahul returned undefeated after scoring 75 runs off 91 balls. He hit 7 fours and 1 six in his innings. While Ravindra Jadeja returned undefeated after scoring 45 runs.
At the same time, after this game, KL Rahul said that our hitters were constantly coming out, Mitchell Starc’s ball was spinning both ways, it seemed very dangerous at the time, but I tried to play shots without risk. He said my intent was to play normal cricket shots. Although he was a little nervous at the beginning of the innings, but when he hit 1-2 fours, the confidence returned. Also, he said that I batted with Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja, during this time I kept talking about wicket with these batsmen.
KL Rahul said that we knew there is help for wicket bowlers, we have to target a particular bowler. Our effort was to play positive cricket, hit the bad ball. He said it was a lot of fun hitting with Ravindra Jadeja. We were using our feet very well against the two caster wheels. Ravindra Jadeja put on a brilliant batting show. Along with this, KL Rahul said that apart from keeping the wicket in Wankhede’s wicket, he is very fond of batting. Apart from batting, I really enjoyed keeping the wicket today.