India vs Australia, Live Cricket Score, 1st ODI in Sydney: Australia beat India by 34 runs

Debanu Das | January 12 2019, 4.06 pm IST

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That brings us to the end of the match as Australia beat India by 34 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the series. Australia started slow by picked up the pack later in the day to set up a tall score of 288. In reply, India got off to a poor start, losing three wickets in four overs. A resilient knock from MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma helped the visitors narrow the margins. In the end it was the better team that won.

3.49 PM IST

3.49 PM IST

Game over! A clinical performance from Australia as they beat India by 34 runs. Hard luck for the visitors as they fought valiantly, despite their initial setback. Credit to Rohit Sharma for his century and fightback. However, the better team won. This is Australia's 1,000th victory in international games.

3.45 PM IST

Out! Kuldeep departs as Siddle takes the wicket. Khawaja claims the catch. The next batsman is Mohammad Shami. Just a couple of deliveries left here...

India vs Australia, Live Cricket Score, 1st ODI in Sydney: Australia beat India by 34 runs