India beat Aus by 36 runs in 2nd ODI to level series 1-1

Source: PTI | Published on 18th January 2020, 10:31 AM | National News | Don't Miss |

Rajkot:  India beat Australia by 36 runs in the second one-dayer to level the three-match series 1-1 here on Friday.

Mohammed Shami was the most successful Indian bowler with 3/77 while Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja and Navdeep Saina took two apiece as Australia lost wickets at regular intervals to be all out for 304 in 49.1 overs.

Steve Smith top-scored with a 102-ball 98 while Marnus Labuschagne made a 47-ball 46.

Earlier, Shikhar Dhawan missed a well-deserved ton by a whisker but laid a solid platform for the aggressive duo of skipper Virat Kohli and KL Rahul to ensure a commanding total of 340 for 6 after being asked to bat.

Brief Scores:

India 340/6 in 50 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 96, Virat Kohli 78, KL Rahul 80, Rohit Sharma 42; Adam Zampa 3/50).

Australia: 304 all out in 49.1 overs (Steve Smith 98, Marnus Labuschagne 46; Mohammed Shami 3/77, Kuldeep Yadav 2/65, Ravindra Jadeja 2/58, Navdeep Saini 2/62).

Read These Next

DMK chief MK Stalin meets Sonia, Rahul

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK president M K Stalin on Friday met Congress chief Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi in the presence of Rahul Gandhi and described the meeting as "close to the heart." ...

India, 3 EU nations kick off naval drill in Gulf of Aden

India and three European nations on Friday began a two-day high-voltage naval wargame in the Gulf of Aden with a larger aim of improving operational interoperability and promote, peace, security and stability in the key ...

Cong trains guns on govt over fuel prices

The Congress hit out at the government on Friday over the hike in the petrol and diesel prices with Rahul Gandhi saying not a day passes when the fuel rates are not raised. ...

Cong trains guns on govt over fuel prices

The Congress hit out at the government on Friday over the hike in the petrol and diesel prices with Rahul Gandhi saying not a day passes when the fuel rates are not raised. ...

K'taka pitches for Defence Technology Hub in state

Karnataka Medium and Large Industries Minister Jagadish Shettar on Thursday said that the state government has written a letter to Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, seeking a declaration of defence ...