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Match Day

201dSidharth Monga

Dhoni 'disturbed' by spidercam intrusion

MS Dhoni has called for balance when it comes to intruding the field of play for TV gimmicks, after the first ball faced by Virat Kohli hit the spider cam and was called dead

201dSidharth Monga

Pandey and Bumrah deliver on demand

In Jasprit Bumrah and Manish Pandey, there might be a lesson for the selectors to back winners, and perhaps punt a little less

201dESPNcricinfo staff

Top-order success down to experience - Dhoni

MS Dhoni attributed India's six-wicket win to the consistency of the top order, but said lack of muscle lower down the order and the absence of a settled bowling group was still a concern

1014dESPNcricinfo staff

Maxwell clarification adds to milestone debate

Glenn Maxwell has compared the Indian batsmen's approach unfavourably to the Australians' when nearing a milestone, but Australia have been quick to do damage control

201dDaniel Brettig

Tough to find spot for Khawaja - Smith

Australia's captain Steven Smith admits it will be difficult to fit Usman Khawaja into Australia's limited-overs teams despite his dominant recent performances across all formats

Runs, runs, runs


Previous highest aggregate of runs in a 5-match ODI series. This series has gone past that.

Remarkable Rohit


No. of times Rohit has scored 400 or more runs in a bilateral ODI series, including this; 2013-14 v Aus was the first. Amla is the other batsman to do this (both v WI).

Back to the rhythm?


No. of inns without a 50-plus runs stand between Rohit and Dhawan in 10 consecutive inns. Now they have did that twice in 2 ODIs: 65 in last match and today

Pulled back at the end


No, of times Ind have conceded fewer than 7 runs in the last 2 overs against a team in the 1st innings since 2002, bowling all 12 balls - 4 runs to Zim, Harare, Sep 2005.

Series of huge totals


No. of bilateral ODI series that had more totals of 300 or more than this series, which has had 7 including Aus's 1st inns - Ind v Aus, 2013-14 (9 such totals).

Twice at SCG


No. of ODI 100s for Warner at SCG, including his century today. First was 127 vs Eng, Southampton, Jan 2015. Only Jayasuriya (3) has more 100s at SCG.

Youngsters doing the damage


Average score at which the 3rd wicket fell in the first 4 ODIs of the series, for either sides. Australia were 3 down for 78 today; thanks to Bumrah and Dhawan.

In good form


Bumrah's figures in his last List-A match, before this - 5 for 28 for Gujarat against Delhi in the Vijay Hazare Trophy final this season.