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Updated: 13 September 2023

India vs Australia ODI Series 2023. India is scheduled to play a three-match One-Day International (ODI) series against Australia in preparation for the 2023 ODI World Cup. This series will be the final preparation for both teams before the year’s most significant cricket event. It will be India’s home series, commencing on September 22nd.

India is currently competing in the Asia Cup, where they have reached the Super Four stage and are strong contenders for the championship. Meanwhile, Australia is engaged in a multi-format series against South Africa. The Asia Cup will conclude on September 17th with the finals, coinciding with the end of Australia’s tour of South Africa, which includes the fifth and final ODI.

Because India and Australia have a full home season, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has previously announced that India will host a multi-format white-ball series against Australia. This series will comprise three ODIs and five Twenty20 matches, with all three One-Day Internationals scheduled before the 2023 ODI World Cup. Following the World Cup, five T20 matches will be played immediately as the first assignment in preparation for the T20 World Cup in 2024.

India vs Australia ODI Series 2023Matches Schedule

1st ODI22 SeptemberMohali
2nd ODI24 SeptemberIndore
3rd ODI27 SeptemberRajkot

Also Read: Asia Cup 2023: India Qualifies For Final, Most Runs, Most Wickets, After Match Against Sri Lanka On 12 September

India vs Australia ODI Series 2023 Head-To-Head

India (IND) and Australia have engaged in several memorable ICC knockout matches across various formats. Notable encounters include the finals of the 2003 ICC Men’s World Cup, the semi-finals of the 2007 T20 World Cup, the quarter-finals of the 2011 World Cup, and the semi-finals of the 2015 World Cup. In all of these clashes, the Men in Blue and the Aussies have exhibited the true spirit of the game, engaging in fair competition.

In the history of One Day Internationals (ODIs), these two sides have faced each other 146 times. Australia has held a significant advantage, securing victory in 82 matches, while India has won 54. Additionally, 10 matches concluded without a result

How To Watch India vs Australia ODI Series 2023 For Free

The India vs. Australia ODI series will be broadcast live in English on Sports 18. Regional viewers can enjoy commentary in local languages on various Network 18 channels. Additionally, the India vs. Australia match can be streamed live for free on JioCinema.

The battle for streaming rights was fiercely competitive, with Star Sports being a long-standing contender. However, after the IPL and recent series, JioCinema and its subsidiary Sports 18 emerged as strong challengers, and all of these channels secured rights to broadcast the series. What’s particularly exciting for cricket enthusiasts is that all the aforementioned channels will offer free coverage of the series.

India vs Australia ODI Series 2023 Full Squads

Australia has previously stated that the same squad would participate in both this series and the World Cup in India. Although the BCCI has not officially announced the lineup, there is speculation that the World Cup squad will also feature in the series.

Pat Cummins
Pat Cummins | Image Source – @GettyImages

Australia Squad: Pat Cummins (c), Alex Carey, Josh Inglis, Ashton Agar, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Glenn Maxwell, David Warner, Adam Zampa, Mitchell Starc, Steve Smith, Marcus Stoinis, Mitch Marsh, Sean Abbott, Cameron Green

Also Read: ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Venues, Squads And Players List Of All 10 Teams

Probable India Squad: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Shubman Gill, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur, Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul