3rd ODI: India Wins By 13 Runs; AUS Clinch Series 2-1
Canberra: Virat Kholi-led Indian team outclassed the Australian team by 13 runs in the third and final One Day International (ODI) at Manuka Oval, Canberra on Wednesday.
In the third and final ODI of the series, India won the toss and chose to bat first.
Electing to bat, India scored 302 for five with Hardik Pandya (92 not out) and Ravindra Jadeja (66 not out) rasing an unbeaten 150-run stand for the sixth wicket.
However, Australia managed 289 in 49.3 overs.
India: 302 for 5 in 50 overs (Hardik Pandya 92 not out, Ravindra Jadeja 66 not out, Virat Kohli 63; Ashton Agar 2/44).
Australia: 289 all out in 49.3 overs (Aaron Finch 75, Glenn Maxwell 59; Shardul Thakur 3/51, Jasprit Bumrah 2/43)
The IND vs AUS ODI series is the first for India in the ICC Cricket World Cup Super League. The top seven teams on the points table of this league will qualify directly for the 2023 World Cup to be played in India.
India had lost the first two ODIs in Sydney to hand Australia a decisive 2-0 lead in the series.