India vs Australia 2020 Highlights, 2nd ODI Match at..l Cricket Score: Hosts win by 51 runs, seal series 2-0
Australia would be delighted to clinch the ODI series with a game to go. India won the previous bilateral ODI series in Australia in 2019, so it would have felt like sweet revenge to win the match today. The heavy margin of victories in both matches was like added bonus but the heavy defeats are a major cause of concern for India. They have managed to score over 300 in both these matches but conceding 374 and 389 runs points towards major bowling issues and that needs to be sorted soon. We are done for today but tune in again after a couple of days for the third ODI. Thanks and bye!
Aaron Finch, Australia captain: It was I guess (perfect perfomance with the bat). Very pleased to wrap it up in two wins. No idea (on Warner's fitness). We have to reshuffle, don't think he'll be available. The way Davey played up front was unbelievable. Then Smithy played out of his skin for two matches in a row. Henriques bowled to a simple plan and changed his pace a lot.
Steve Smith: Another great foundation set by Finch and Davey. That allowed me go hard at the back end. We know India have a good batting line-up so we needed big totals. I tried to whack the ball too hard in the IPL but I've started hitting it with more finesse.
Virat Kohli, India captain: Yeah that's right, we have been outplayed. We did not pick areas where we wanted to with the ball. We had to bowl in one area for long but we did not. Chase was bit too steep. We had to keep hitting througout the innings. They took all close chances. Well, it was out of nowhere. I asked him how he was feeling and he said I am ok.
Steve Smith is the Player of the Match for his knock of 104 off 64.
It's over! India have been beaten by 51 runs. Another massive victory for Australia as they clinch the ODI series with an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
FOUR! Saini swats this to long-off. It was a tossed up delivery and Saini took a long stride to reach to it before playing the shot.
After 49 overs,India 329/9 ( Navdeep Saini 4 , Yuzvendra Chahal 1)
Zampa into the attack now. India lose another wicket. Bumrah gets out, LBW after being beaten by a googly from Zampa. Just two from the over. 61 needed now.
OUT! Bumrah lbw b Zampa 0(2)
Googly does the job for Zampa as Bumrah was beaten, plumb in front of the stumps and has to walk back to the hut.
After 48 overs,India 327/8 ( Navdeep Saini 3 , Jasprit Bumrah 0)
Maxwell comes into the attack and takes the wicket of Shami. He was trying to play a shot down the ground but the top-edge was taken by Maxwell. Just two from the over. 63 required from last two overs.