By Puneet Chaudhary - March 23, 2023
Chennai2 hours ago
Australia beat India by 21 runs in the third ODI to win the series 2–1. Adam Zampa, who took 4 important wickets in the match, was the player of the match. At the same time, Australia’s Mitchell Marsh, who scored 194 runs in the series, was the Player of the Series. Earlier, the game had to be stopped for 5 minutes due to dog entering the ground.
India’s Virat Kohli was seen grooving to the song Lungi Dance. While Alex Carey was stunned to see the turn of Kuldeep Yadav’s ball and India’s Suryakumar Yadav returned to the pavilion for a golden duck in the third consecutive ODI. We will know such top moments of the match in this news…
1. Virat’s ‘Lungi Dance’
Australia won the toss and elected to bat at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. Team India entered the field for fielding. Then the song ‘Lungi Dance’ from the film ‘Chennai Express’ started playing in the stadium. Former Indian team captain Virat Kohli was seen dancing on the beats of the songs. After dancing, Kohli joined Team Hurdle.
Kohli did not get any catch in the first innings of the match. But in the second innings, he scored 54 off 72 balls with the help of two fours and a six. Although he could not win his team.
Before the start of the match, Virat danced on the song Lungi dance playing in the ground. The video of his dance is now going viral.
Virat Kohli was seen jumping like this as soon as he entered the stadium.
2. Carey caught in Kuldeep’s spin trap
India’s Kuldeep Yadav took 3 wickets in the first innings. Kuldeep Yadav brought the 39th over of the innings after David Warner and Marnus Labushen were caught out. He bowled the very first ball to wicketkeeper Alex Carey at a good length on the middle stump. Carey felt that the ball would be straight, he stood forward and went to defend. But the ball veered towards the off stump and hit the bails.
Alex Carey was stunned how the ball turned so fast. Kuldeep got the third success and Carey had to return to the pavilion after scoring 38 runs in 46 balls. Kuldeep ended his spell with figures of 3/56 in 10 overs.
After being bowled by Kuldeep Yadav, Alex Carey got shocked like this.
After bowling Alex Carey, Kuldeep Yadav was seen laughing telling captain Rohit Sharma the turn of the ball.
3. Doggy stopped the game for 5 minutes
During the 43rd over in the first innings, India’s Kuldeep Yadav was bowling the 10th over of his spell. After the third ball, a dog entered the ground, after which the people of Chepauk Stadium started hooting loudly. The dog remained on the ground for 3 to 4 minutes. The staff ran after him, but the dog came out after running on the ground for a long time. The game resumed after about 5 minutes.
Ashton Egger and Sean Abbott of Australia team were batting during this incident. The team’s score was 227 runs at the loss of 7 wickets. Both made an important partnership of 42 runs on 41 balls. Abbott was dismissed for 26 and Agar for 17 runs.
The game had to be stopped for about 5 minutes due to dog entering the stadium.
4. Suryakumar’s third consecutive golden duck
India’s Suryakumar Yadav did not come out to bat at number-4 in the third ODI after being lbw on the first ball of the series in the first 2 ODIs. He came to bat after Hardik Pandya at number-7, but this time instead of being LBW, he got bowled on the first ball. In this way, he made an unwanted record of making a golden duck for the third consecutive time in ODIs.
Suryakumar became the first batsman in the world to do so in a single series. At the same time, he became the 13th batsman in the world to make 3 consecutive golden ducks in ODIs. Before Suryakumar, India’s Sachin Tendulkar, Anil Kumble, Zaheer Khan, Ishant Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah have also returned to the pavilion on zero in 3 consecutive ODIs. But all three were not dismissed on the first ball in a row. When Suryakumar was out, India’s score was 185 runs at the loss of 6 wickets.
Suryakumar Yadav got out on a golden duck for the third consecutive ODI.
5. India lost at home after 26 series
Australia’s Marcus Stoinis was doing the 50th over of the second innings. India’s Kuldeep Yadav tries to take a single but gets run out. He got out as the last batsman of India and Team India lost the last match of the ODI series by 21 runs. India won the first and Australia won the second ODI. In this way the series was named after Australia.
With this series defeat, the Indian team has lost 26 series at home in any format. Earlier in February 2019, Australia had defeated the T20 and ODI series. After this India won 7 ODIs and 6 Test series. At the same time, out of 13, 11 T20 series were also won and 2 series were drawn.
Australia became the first team to win an ODI series in India in the last 4 years.