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'Smith ready for No. 3 challenges' - Clarke

Michael Clarke discusses Australia's overall performance in the semi-final game against India at the SCG, and Steven Smith's growth and role in the side

, play 01:44
Social Dugout: Steve Smith - The best hearer of things

Alexis Nunes collates some of the best tweets that came in during the second semi-final of the World Cup between Australia and India at the SCG

, play 01:31
Agarkar: India should be proud of what they've done this World Cup

Ajit Agarkar breaks down the good and the bad of India's World Cup campaign as they bow out after a loss to Australia in the semi-final at the SCG

, play 01:41
'Will treat Australia as just another opposition' - Shastri

India's team director Ravi Shastri talks about India's bowling performance in the World Cup, their preparations for the semi-final on Thursday, and what kind of pitch to expect in Sydney

History with Australia


Australia's win-loss record in World Cup semi-finals. However, they have never previously played India in a semi-final.

Form-less Finch


Runs scored by Aaron Finch in his last five innings this World Cup. He has a top score of 24 and an average of 12.8 in this period.

Opening Woes


Avg. opening stand for Australia this WC. The only top-8 teams who have been worse this World Cup are SA (16.3) and WI (14.9)

Smith does his part


Number of 50+ scores for Steven Smith in ODIs. Australia have a 100% win record when he does this.

Ashwin Wins Today


Number of times Ashwin has dismissed Maxwell in 7 ODIs innings. Maxwell has scored 77 runs off 55 balls against Ashwin.

A Lull


Wickets lost by Australia between the 34th and 44th overs of their innings. They only scored 61 runs in this period.

Umesh 'Big Game' Yadav


Number of Indian bowlers who have taken a four-wicket haul in World Cup knockouts; Umesh is the only one. He has done it twice.

A Pressure Chase


Number of times a 300+ target has been achieved by the chasing team in a World Cup knockout match.

Good chasers, but not


Instances of India chasing down a 300+ score. No other team has done it more than 8 times. However India have never done it in a WC.

Dhawan joins elite league


Number of Indian batsmen who have made 400+ runs in a single World Cup - Tendulkar, Ganguly, Dravid and Dhawan.