fifth ODI: Hopes have been pinned on India opener Rohit Sharma in the course of the 273-chase within the ongoing fifth and last recreation at Feroz Shah Kotla. India hoped for a very good, regular begin however that was to not be as Dhawan (12) departed early. Kohli (20), Pant (16), Shankar (16) adopted and all of the India hopes have been shifted on to Rohit who additionally grew to become the quickest to 6000 ODI runs as an opener when he was on 18. Rohit was discovering the going robust in opposition to a wily Zampa. Zampa got here near choosing Rohit on a variety of events earlier than he lastly received his wicket when Rohit determined to smash the leggie out of the park solely to lose his form and the grip of the bat.
Right here is the video of the embarrassing dismissal:
This could summarize right now’s #RahulGandhi go to to TN!
— Sanjeev Raj (@imSanjeev12) March 13, 2019
Throughout his knock of 56, Rohit additionally breached the 8000-run-mark in ODI cricket changing into the third quickest after AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli to take action. Rohit was not at his fluent greatest as he scored at a strike-rate of 62.
On the time of submitting the copy, India was reeling at 156/6 within the 35th over. Kedar Jadhav and Bhuvneshwar Kumar are within the center attempting to inch near the Australian complete.
Australia Enjoying XI: Aaron Finch (c), Usman Khawaja, Peter Handscomb, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Ashton Turner, Alex Carey (wk), Jhye Richardson, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, Adam Zampa
India Enjoying XI: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Rishabh Pant(w), Kedar Jadhav, Vijay Shankar, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah