India scores 267 for 8 wickets in 50-over second ODI played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday in the Tri-Series, setting a goal of 268 for Australia.
India made 50 runs in the first 10.4 overs and crossed 100 in 21.1 over, with Rohit Sharma making 50 runs off 68 balls with 2 fours and 3 sixes. He continued to dominate the play till the 49th over before bowing to a catch by Glenn Maxwell and to Mitchell Starc’s ball.
India reached 150 runs in 29.4 overs and 200 runs in 39.1 overs. By the end of the play and 50 over, India was 2
Earlier India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat against Australia in their first One-Day International (ODI) of the tri-series at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in Melbourne on Sunday.
India squad: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Suresh Raina, Akshar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav.
Australia squad: David Warner, Aaron Finch, Shane Watson, Steven Smith, George Bailey (captain), Glenn Maxwell, Brad Haddin, James Faulkner, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Gurinder Sandhu.
ODI debut – Gurinder Sandhu (Australia)
Umpires: – Kumar Dharmasena (Sri Lanka) and John Ward (Australia)
TV umpire: Mick Martell (Australia)
Match referee: Andy Pycroft (Zimbabwe)
Reserve umpire: Simon Fry (Australia)