IND vs AUS ODI World Cup 2023
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Updated: 07 October 2023

ODI World Cup 2023: IND vs. AUS – Date, Time, Squads, Playing 11, Head-to-Head, Predictions, And Live Streaming Details. Team India led-by Rohit Sharma is poised to begin their ODI World Cup 2023 campaign in Chennai against Australia on October 8, followed by a highly anticipated clash against arch-rivals Pakistan in Ahmedabad on 14th October.

The tournament’s official kickoff was October 5 in Ahmedabad, where the reigning champions, England, square off against the previous edition’s runners-up, New Zealand. In the opening match of the tournament NZ beat ENG by a huge margin of 9 wickets.

It’s worth noting that India, as the host nation, will be breaking from tradition by not participating in the tournament’s opening match. The championship climax is scheduled for November 19th.

India won the 3-match ODI series against guest Australia by 2-1. Host India won Mohali and Indore but lost to the Aussies in Rajkot. Shubman Gill was adjudged man of the tournament. Australia won the last ODI series in India by 2-1 in March 2023.

Also Read: ICC ODI Team Rankings (Updated): Before IND vs. AUS ODI World Cup 2023 Match

IND Vs AUS Overview

Match: Ind Vs Aus World Cup 2023 (5th match of ICC World Cup)

Date: October 8, 2023

Time:2:00 PM IST

Venue: M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, India

ODI World Cup 2023 IND vs. AUS Squads

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

India World Cup Squad: Shardul Thakur, Suryakumar Yadav, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer, Mohammed Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah, Rohit Sharma (c), Mohammed Shami, Hardik Pandya (vc), Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Shubman Gill.

IND Vs AUS Playing 11 (Predicted)

Strongest Possible Playing 11 for Team India: Shubman Gill,Rohit Sharma (c), Virat Kohli, Ishan Kishan (wk), KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah & Mohammed Siraj

Strongest Possible Playing 11 for Team Australia: David Warner,Travis Head,Steve Smith,Mitchell Marsh,Glenn Maxwell,Marcus Stoinis,Alex Carey (wk),Cameron Green,Pat Cummins ©,Adam Zampa,Mitchell Starc

Also Read: ICC World Cup 2023: Full List Of Players Who Will Be Playing Their First ODI World Cup

World Cup Face-Off: India vs. Australia Head-to-Head

India and Australia have crossed paths in 12 ODI World Cup encounters spanning nine editions of the quadrennial tournament. In this World Cup rivalry, Australia has maintained the upper hand with an impressive 75% win rate. The five-time world champions have notched up eight victories compared to India’s four in ODI matches during World Cups.

These two cricketing powerhouses first collided on June 13, 1983, during India’s triumphant 1983 World Cup campaign. They squared off in two matches during that memorable edition in England. While India suffered a significant 162-run defeat to Australia in the league stage, Kapil Dev’s squad rebounded in their second league game with a commanding 118-run victory in Chelmsford.

India and Australia Head-To-Head In ODIs

Between 1980 and 2023, India and Australia engaged in 146 One-Day Internationals. Australia emerged as dominant contenders in this rivalry, securing 82 wins compared to India’s 54 victories, while 10 matches concluded without a definitive result.

Matches Played149
India Won56
Australia Won83
Tied/No Result10

Also Read: ICC World Cup 2023: Team India Players List, Squad, Their ODI Stats And Full Schedule

IND vs AUS Winning Predictions

Team India and Team Australia are two of the most successful teams in the history of the Cricket World Cup, having won the championship a combined seven times. Both teams are also two of the favorites to win the 2023 World Cup, which will be held in India.

India has a very strong batting lineup, led by captain Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and KL Rahul. The team also has a deep bowling attack, with Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, and Ravindra Jadeja all being world-class bowlers.

Australia also has a very strong batting lineup, led by David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, and Steve Smith. The team also has a good bowling attack, with Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, and Josh Hazlewood all being world-class bowlers.

Overall, India and Australia are two very evenly matched teams. India has the advantage of playing at home, but Australia has a very experienced team.

Live Streaming Details

Viewers in India can catch the match live on Star Sports, while those in Australia can tune in via Fox Sports for live coverage.