India vs Australia, 1st ODI, Mar 02, Sat: Match Preview & Prediction

Before the biggest festival of cricket lovers begin, something interesting is there for Indian cricket fans. The interesting rivalry of Indian and Australian cricket teams will soon be seen on the Indian pitches. There is a series of 2 T20 matches and 5 ODI matches between the two teams during Australia tour of India 2019.

So, before the game begins, here is all that you must know about the first ODI match of the series. You will also get a glimpse of the prediction for this match

MatchIndia vs Australia, 1st ODI
Time01:30 pm IST
VenueRajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad
SeriesAustralia tour of India, 2019
Match days02 March 2019 – day/night match (50-over match)

Team India

Mayank Markande, Krunal Pandya, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah, KL Rahul, Vijay Shankar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Siddharth Kaul, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, Kuldeep Yadav

Team Australia

D Arcy Short, Jhye Richardson, Alex Carey, Marcus Stoinis, Adam Zampa, Ashton Turner, Peter Handscomb, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jason Behrendorff, Glenn Maxwell, Usman Khawaja, Kane Richardson, Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh

Match Prediction

  • This match is going to be a medium scoring one. The approximate average runs for the first innings is 285 while for the second innings are 250. However, the highest score has been 350 runs. So, you can expect a good match between the two teams.
  • The current ICC ODI rankings show that the hosts have higher chances of winning the match. Team India holds the second position in the rankings while Team Australia is at the 6th position.
  • The current form of the Indian players shows that they will be playing the game with a winning intent while team Australia will be under pressure as the series between the two teams in Australia has not been good for them.


Sarmad is a cricket enthusiast who loves to observe each match keenly. He is an editor and a regular contributor for Apne11. Apart from this, Sarmad loves to explore and read about Human Psychology and that is why he provides the prediction for upcoming matches too. He feels excited to share his review, prediction and feedback with sports lovers.

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