First ODI: India Won By 6 Wickets, Dhoni’s Fourth Consecutive Half-Century Against Australia

india vs australia first odi

  • Dhoni had three half-centuries on his tour in January this year.
  • made his fifth half-century in his career, scored 81 runs off 87 balls.
  • Australia first scored 236, India won by 4 wickets in 48.2 overs.
  • Second ODI between the two teams will be played on March 5 in Nagpur.

India defeated Australia by six wickets in the first match of the five-ODI series. This match was played in Hyderabad, Australia gave India a target of 237 runs. Team India secured in 4 wickets in 48.2 overs. This is India’s third consecutive win in ODIs against Australia. Dhoni and Kedar have a century partnership (141). Dhoni scored 59 off 72 balls and Kedar remained unbeaten on 81 off 87 balls. Kedar was adjudged Man of the Match. Dhoni’s fourth consecutive half-century against Australia. In January this year, he had made three half-centuries on his tour of Australia.