India fold for 240, Australian pacers rule the roost
India vs AUS ICC World Cup 2023 final:KL Rahul and Virat Kohli made gritty fifties but the Australian bowlers put up a clinical show to bowl India out for a below-par 240 in the ICC World Cup 2023 last on Sunday.
Sent in to bat on a slow and dry pitch, skipper Rohit Sharma gave India another brilliant start with a 31-ball 47 but Australia fought back, claiming three wickets to reduce the hosts to 81 for 3.
Kohli (54) and Rahul (66) then tried to resurrect the Indian innings, adding 67 runs before Pat Cummins took the first over. It was a struggle thereafter, as India failed to find the boundaries.
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Suryakumar Yadav (18) was unable to make a mark in the over.
For Australia, Mitchell Starc (3/55) picked three wickets, while Pat Cummins (2/34), Josh Hazlewood (2/60), Glenn Maxwell (1/35) and Adam Zampa (1/44) the other winners. -builders.
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India: 240 all out in 50 overs (KL Rahul 66, Virat Kohli 54; Mitchell Starc 3/55)
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