Only hours to decide the new world champions in the 50-over format. India (IND) and Australia (AUS) are set to lock horns in the 2023 ODI World Cup Final on Sunday, November 18 at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. An exciting contest awaits at the world's largest cricket stadium from 2 PM onwards as the two international cricket giants who have had terrific campaigns so far take on each other.
India were the first team to qualify for the semi-finals after an unbeaten run in the league stage. They extended their winning streak with a thrilling win over New Zealand in the knockouts. On the other hand, Australia are coming on the back of 8 straight wins, including a semi-final win over South Africa. Notably, when the two met in the league stage in Chennai, the Men in Blue won by 6 wickets.
IND vs AUS: Match Details
Match: India vs Australia, Final, ODI World Cup 2023
Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
Date & Time: Sunday, November 19, 02:00 PM (IST)
Live Streaming Details: Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar app and website
IND vs AUS Pitch Report:
Ahmedabad's Narendra Modi Stadium is known for assisting both batters and bowlers. While pace bowlers can generate decent bounce off the surface, spinners will have more fun in the middle overs. Going by history, the team that won the toss has a slight advantage at the venue, winning 17 of the 30 matches. Teams elected to bat 16 times and won nine of those matches, while teams elected to bowl won eight out of 14 matches.
IND vs AUS Head-to-Head Record in ODI World Cups:
IND vs AUS: Probable Playing XI
India Playing XI: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, and Mohammad Shami
Australia Playing XI: David Warner, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh (VC), Steve Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Josh Inglis, Glenn Maxwell, Pat Cummins (C), Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazelwood, Adam Zampa
IND vs AUS: Dream 11 Fantasy Teams
Wicketkeepers: KL Rahul
Batters: Rohit Sharma, David Warner, Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill (C), Steve Smith
All-rounders: Ravindra Jadeja
Bowlers: Mohammed Shami (VC), Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins
Head to Head:
Wicketkeepers: KL Rahul (VC)
Batters: Rohit Sharma, David Warner, Virat Kohli (C), Shubman Gill, Mitchell Marsh
All-rounders: Glenn Maxwell
Bowlers: Mohammed Shami, Adam Zampa, Jasprit Bumrah, Pat Cummins