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India vs Australia Live Score and Commentary, India v Australia ODI Series 2017

Australia 242/9 (50.0 ov)
India 243/3 (42.5 ov) Run rate 5.72
Refresh India win by 7 wickets
Australia won the toss and elected to bat.
Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
Manish Pandey 11 11 2 0 100
Kedar Jadhav 5 8 1 0 62.5
Bowler O M R W Econ
James Faulkner 5.5 0 37 0 6.34
Adam Zampa 8 0 59 2 7.38

Updated: Dec 13, 2017 15:05 | Published: Oct 01, 2017 19:55

India vs Australia Live Score and Commentary

That's it from the fifth ODI between India and Australia. Let us catch again when both the teams take part in the first match of the three-match T20I series that begins on 7 October. Till then, this is Vignesh Ananthasubramanian signing off
Rohit Sharma is the Player of the Match and Hardik Pandya is the Player of the Series
With this win, India reclaim the number one ranking in ODIs. 
Chasing 243, it was one-way traffic as Rohit's Sharma's 14th ODI century, along with some backing from Ajinkya Rahane and Virat Kohli took India to a win. 
Once Warner departed for 53, the Aussies had a mini middle-order collapse as they lost the wickets of Steve Smith and Peter Handscomb in quick succession. Some crucial runs from Travis Head and Marcus Stoinis took them to 242 in their 50 overs. Axar Patel took three wickets for the hosts while Jasprit Bumrah accounted for two.
Coming into this match after winning the Bengaluru ODI, Australia opted to bat and got off to a great start, thanks to David Warner and Aaron Finch's third 100+ partnership in as many matches.
India beat Australia by seven wickets in the fifth and final ODI and sealed the five-match series 4-1.
42.5 FOUR! James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past long on for 4 runs.
42.4 FOUR! James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, well timed past deep mid wicket for 4 runs. Ugly but effective from Pandey, dragging this with a strong bottom-hand through mid wicket. India within touching distance of victory now.
42.3 James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by Smith.
42.2 James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Faulkner.
42.1 James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Finch.
OVER
42
Runs Scored: 3
Bowler: Adam Zampa
Score after 42 overs: 235/3(rr 5.60)
Over Summary: . 1 . . 1 1
41.6 Adam Zampa to Manish Pandey. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Handscomb.
41.5 Adam Zampa to Kedar Jadhav. Leg spinner length ball, middle stump down the track driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Handscomb.
41.4 Adam Zampa to Kedar Jadhav. Leg spinner length ball, to leg on the front foot working, to backward square leg for no runs, fielded by Faulkner.
41.3 Adam Zampa to Kedar Jadhav. Leg spinner length ball, middle stump on the front foot defending, to short leg for no runs, fielded by Wade.
41.2 Adam Zampa to Manish Pandey. Leg spinner back of a length, middle stump on the back foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Coulter-Nile.
41.1 Adam Zampa to Manish Pandey. Googly length ball, outside off stump on the front foot, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Wade.
OVER
41
Runs Scored: 1
Bowler: James Faulkner
Score after 41 overs: 232/3(rr 5.66)
Over Summary: . . 1 . . .
40.6 James Faulkner to Kedar Jadhav. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Faulkner.
40.5 James Faulkner to Kedar Jadhav. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Faulkner.
40.4 James Faulkner to Kedar Jadhav. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Smith.
40.3 James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, thick edge in the air uncontrolled to third man for 1 run, fielded by Zampa.
40.2 James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to cover for no runs, fielded by Head.
40.1 James Faulkner to Manish Pandey. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Finch.
OVER
40
Runs Scored: 8
Bowler: Adam Zampa
Score after 40 overs: 231/3(rr 5.78)
Over Summary: W . 4 W 4 .
39.6 Adam Zampa to Kedar Jadhav. Leg spinner length ball, off stump on the front foot defending, inside edge to short leg for no runs, fielded by Wade.
39.5 FOUR! Adam Zampa to Kedar Jadhav. Leg spinner short, off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.
39.4 OUT! Caught. Adam Zampa to Virat Kohli. Leg spinner length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long off, by Stoinis.
Venue: Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
Match Start Time: Sunday, October 1, 2017, 01:30 PM IST