South superstar reached the stadium to cheer Hardik Pandya and Co.
The first ODI match is being played at Wankhede Stadium.
New Delhi. The much-awaited ODI series to be played between India and Australia has started. The first match of the three-match ODI series is being played at the Wankhede Stadium in the financial capital Mumbai. South cinema superstar Rajinikanth has also arrived to watch this exciting match and encourage the Indian team. Some pictures during this time are becoming increasingly viral on social media.
Sharing a picture from the Wankhede Stadium, a fan named Ayyappan wrote, ‘Superstars arrive to watch the first ODI between India and Australia being played in Mumbai.’ In the picture shared by the fan, Rajinikanth is seen enjoying the match with a man. Meanwhile, he can be seen in black pants and white T-shirt.
Siraj gave the first success to the Indian team:
Siraj, who has always given success to the Indian team in powerplay, has not missed out on getting wickets this time too. Captain Hardik Pandya handed over the second over of the innings to Siraj. On the last ball of this over, Head tried to hit the cover, but he missed it completely. The result was that the ball hit the stump directly, taking the inner edge of his bat. Thus the Indian got his first success as a head.
Mitchell Marsh revives Australian innings after poor start:
After the dismissal of Travis Head in the second over itself, Mitchell Marsh has done the work of bringing Australia back on track by showing a strong game. He faced a total of 65 balls while starting the innings. Meanwhile, managed to play a quick inning of 81 runs at a strike rate of 124.61. Till the time of writing the news, Australia has scored 139 runs in 22.4 overs. Meanwhile, the Kangaroo team has suffered four major setbacks.
FIRST PUBLISHED : March 17, 2023, 15:38 IST