India and Australia will face each other in the 5th match of ICC World Cup 2023. The IND vs AUS match will take place on Sunday, October 8. MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
Rohit Sharma is leading India in the ICC World Cup 2023. India has shown excellent form in ODIs in recent times. The Men-in-Blue lifted the Asia Cup 2023 trophy by defeating Sri Lanka in the final. They recently defeated Australia 2-1 in the ODI series.
Pat Cummins is leading Australia in the ICC World Cup 2023. Australia has shown great form in recent practice games. They defeated Pakistan by 14 runs and scored a huge score of 351 runs in the match.
The positive thing for India is that all its injured players are back in the team ahead of the World Cup. Key ODI players like Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul and Jasprit Bumrah were injured for a long time. However, he returned to the team before the World Cup.
India vs Australia Pitch Report: A total of 34 ODI matches have been played so far at MA Chidambaram Cricket Stadium. Of these, the team batting first has won 17 matches. At the same time, the team chasing on the field has won in 16 matches. The average score in the first innings at this ground is 224, while the average score in the second innings is 205. Once again a target of 300 or more could not be achieved in ODI cricket on this ground.
India vs Australia Weather Report: Today the weather in Chennai is expected to be partly cloudy. The temperature is expected to be around 27 degrees Celsius to 32 degrees Celsius, while the humidity is expected to be around 73 percent. The wind speed will be around 10-15 km/hr during the 50-over clash.