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INDIA VS AUSTRALIA 2023: 1st ODI | TODAY'S MATCH PREDICTION AND TOP FANTASY PICKS
India will take on Australia in the 1st ODI of the 3-match series at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, on Friday (17 March) afternoon.
After a closely fought and entertaining Test series, both teams will shift their focus to the ODIs, preparing for the ODI World Cup later in 2023. The Indian team is unbeaten in ODIs in 2023, recently beating New Zealand and Sri Lanka by 3-0 at home. Captain Rohit Sharma is not available for the first ODI.
On the other hand, Australia have won 8 of their last 9 ODIs played (against Zimbabwe, New Zealand, and England). Before that, they lost the ODI series played in Pakistan and Sri Lanka, winning 3 out of the 8 matches. Steve Smith will captain the team in the absence of Pat Cummins.
IND vs AUS 2023 1st ODI Match Details
- Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
- Date & Time: Mar 17, 2023, at 1:30 PM IST
- Live Streaming: Star Sports Channels and Disney+Hotstar App
India vs Australia 2023 1st ODI Probable Playing XIs
S. Gill, I. Kishan, V. Kohli, S. Yadav, KL. Rahul (WK), H. Pandya (C), R. Jadeja, S. Thakur, K. Yadav, M. Siraj, M. Shami
T. Head, M. Marsh, S. Smith (C), M. Labuschagne, G. Maxwell, M. Stoinis, C. Green, J. Inglis (WK), S. Abbott, A. Zampa, M. Starc
India vs Australia ODI Head-to-head Record
Weather Report - 33°C, Clear skies
Pitch Report - Batting-friendly
Avg. 1st Innings Score - 279 runs (Last 10 ODIs played)
Toss Record - Team batting second won 6 times (Last 10 ODIs played)
Top Picks for IND vs AUS 1st ODI 2023 Fantasy Cricket
IND vs AUS 2023 1st ODI Match Howzat Fantasy Team
- Wicketkeeper: KL. Rahul
- Batters: V. Kohli, S. Smith, S. Gill
- All-rounders: H. Pandya, C. Green, T. Head
- Bowlers: M. Siraj, K. Yadav, A. Zampa, M. Starc
- Captain: H. Pandya/S. Gill
- Vice Captain: S. Smith/C. Green
India vs Australia 2023 1st ODI HOWZAT Fantasy Team
NOTE: The Howzat team above is just a suggestion. You can select your team and play all the fantasy cricket matches of the Australia Tour of India 2023. Also, don’t forget to make changes to your team once the playing 11 of both teams is declared 30 minutes before the start of the match. Download your favorite Howzat fantasy app and select your own team now!