Another most awaited contest of ICC Cricket world cup 2019 in which India will face the Australian Cricket Team. This Match number 14 will be held at the Cooper associates county Ground, Taunton. Both the teams have always entertained their fanatics of cricket with the top class cricket they used to play.
They often come on the field with full of aggression and excitement but they ever omitted their grit which is a major reason behind their consistent victories in every format of Game. However, there will be a test of both the Captains as they are leading their teams for the first time in such prestigious.
Both the captain themselves will be under pressure as most of the players included in the squads are playing the world cup for the very first time. the interesting part of this Match will be the captaincy of both young skipper Virat Kohli and Aaron Finch.
The Timing of the Match?
09:30 AM GMT / 10:30 AM LOCAL
India vs Australia Ten Sports Live Streaming CWC 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match 28 can be seen live on Star Sports in India, Ptv Sports, Ten Sports in Pakistan, GTV in Bangladesh, Mobi TV in Afghanistan. Moreover, CWC 2019 Live Streaming of match between India and Australia can be watched live on Sonyliv in Pakistan whereas Hotstar will provide ball by ball live coverage of India vs Aus match in India.
If you look at the previous performance of both teams, you will find them the most serious Contenders for the coming world cup. Both the teams have a remarkable past history of in cricket World cups. However, Australia is leading with the most number of World cup titles as they have been the world champion for five times including the world cup of 1987,1999,2003,2007, and 2015. Only the Australian Cricket Team owns this unique record of winning the most number of world cup title.
Indian Team won the title of this prestigious event first time in 1983. Kapil Dev had led the Indian Team when they smashed the west indies in the Final, windies Cricket Team was fairly about to defeat the Indian Team but strong resistance of Indian fiery bowling attack make it in in Indian favor. After that first Victory, they had to struggle to repeat the history but their bad luck did not stop chasing them causing great humiliations in many of the World cups as they had to face several upsets in numerous group stages of the world cups. Finally, in the world cup 2011, they did it again and lifted the trophy in M.S dhoni’s Captaincy. Since the Time they have adopted a versatile way of playing cricket causing their improvements in all the formats of cricket.
India has recently hosted an ODI and T20 series against Australia but surprisingly the result of both series went into Australia’s favor as they smashed them in both T20 and ODI series. After this surprising Defeat on the home soil, skipper Kohli as a captain. seems to have come under pressure over his recent performance. However, recently they had a series against Africa on their own soil where they showed their excellence and crumbled African team on their own soil, which was not an easy task to do against a team like Africa on their home grounds. This remarkable victory had uplifted their hopes causing their another brilliant victory against Australia on their home grounds. Australian Team has always been really up to the mark when it comes to face the teams on their own soil. But what has happened in recent series was totally against the assumptions as they splintered the Australian Team in every Game of format. Seemingly Indian Team is a tough side to beat in the coming world cup. if they carry on with what they are currently doing in the ODI’s, will definitely help them shine all through the world cup. they will be relying on their Top order as they have been in great touch for the last 2 years.
On the other Side, after some struggle Australian team have finally gained the momentum which has helped them to beat India on their Own Soil. It was not an easy task for the young and inexperienced side of Australia to beat Indian Team on their home grounds. Later they toured UAE to face another top Asian Contender Pakistan, the conditions Like UAE has always favored Pakistan but the result went into the Australians favors as they whitewashed Pakistan in ODI series.
However, the return of two giants of Australian batting line up, Smith and Warner will surely create a major impact all through the coming world cup. from the past two years both the players have played a very competent role for Australian Team. Australian cricket team has also acquired some young and promising new players through the recent series due to which Australian team seems to be a very competent side as they have numerous incredible players in every department. Their spin bowling attack alongside fiery fast bowlers can splinter the opponents as they have been really up to the mark all through a recent couple of tours. the explosive opening pair including finch and warner and the backbone of Australian middle order steve smith will be their key players all through the coming world cup. Australia has always proved themselves a nightmare for the opponents when it comes to big hitting in the death overs as they have a player like Maxwell who can take the match away single-handedly. He looks in great touch from the past 1 year which will definitely amaze the opponents. This Clash between top 2 contenders of the world cup will be the most awaited Match of the coming world cup.
H2H Results India vs Australia
These two giants of the cricketing world have faced each other several times in the word cups.
Here is the result of their previous encounters ICC world cups.
|Won||Lost||By 162 runs||1983|
|Won||Lost||By 1 runs||1987|
|Won||Lost||By 1 runs||1992|
|Won||Lost||By 16 runs||1996|
|Won||Lost||By 77 runs||1999|
|Won||Lost||By 9 wickets||2003|
|Won||Lost||By 125 runs||2003 (final)|
|Lost||won||By 5 wickets||2011|
|Won||Lost||By 95 runs||2015|
The 15 players SQUAD of both the Teams:
- ViratKohli (Captain)
- Rohit Sharma
- KL rahul
- Vijay shankar
- Dinesh Karthik
- MS Dhoni
- Hardik Pandya
- Bhuvaneshwar Kumar
- Muhammad Shami
- Kuldeep Yadav
- Aaron Finch (captain)
- Glenn Maxwell
- David warner
- Steve smith
- Shaun Marsh
- Usman Khawaja
- Marcus Stoinis
- Alex Carey
- Adam Zampa
- Nathan Lyon
- Mitchell Starc
- Jhye Richardson
- Nathan Coulter Nile
If you look at the previous encounters, you will find Australia a clear favorite for this clash but there have, in fact, been so many outstanding victories acquired by India and have never given up causing their consistent improvement in every format of the game. Currently, Indian Cricket Team have a unique and strongest combination which is not allowing any other teams to resist at all.
Indian Team is currently comprised of many young and experienced giants who stand top in the ICC rankings as well. The players like Rohit Sharma, skipper Kohli, and M.S Dhoni will be their top players in the coming world cup. however, every cricket fanatic is witnessed of their great improvement in bowling unit over the past 2 years. Their pace attack will be relying on bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar alongside two leggies who proved themselves essential assets of the Indian side.
Despite having an outstanding record in the world cups Australia may miss this clash this time as Indian Cricket Team has been performing really up to the mark and what they have done recently is simply a straight reason to declare them as the favorite for this contest.