Match Notes

  • Off-stump blues leave Dhawan flailing

    The out-of-form Shikhar Dhawan still has the backing of his captain, but there's no denying his slump has arrived at an inconvenient time for India and his technical issues have to be sorted out before they attempt to defend the World Cup

  • Adelaide conspicuous by Australia Day absence

    Amid indignation in South Australia over the moving of the Australia Day fixture to Sydney, Cricket Australia's hopes of gaining a financial windfall in the biggest market in the country were washed away

  • India stay alive after washout

    India got from the game the two points they needed to keep their chances of making the final alive after persistent rain ensured only 16 overs were bowled

  • Australia's transient ODI captaincy

    The revolving-door nature of Australia's ODI captaincy had not impacted the team too much, according to George Bailey, due to a collaborative approach

History with Australia


Number of times that India have beaten Australia in an ODI at the SCG. They have played 13 ODIs here, going back to 1980.

The Dhawan Helpline


Shikhar Dhawan's scores so far during this Carlton Mid ODI Tri-Series.