Virat Kohli-led Team India lost the five-match One Day International (ODI) series against Australia 2-3, but the Indian skipper has earned praises from opposition coach Justin Langer. They are a very young side, very inexperienced side but they showed more heart and more confidence in pressure situations.
"It's huge. Just winning a series in India is huge. And when you capitalize on probably every important moment that comes in the game as a side, it gets very hard to go past that side".
Despite being defending and five-time World Cup winners, the Australians finished their 2018 ODI matches with a loss in Hobart to South Africa, part of a 2-1 series defeat and their 13th ODI loss of the year. However, Rohit ultimately perished for 56 off 89 deliveries, which failed to prevent a defeat for the hosts who were defeated by 35 runs in the fifth ODI at the Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi.
This was the first time Australia overcame a 0-2 deficit to win a five-match series, and they did it without their frontline pace pair of Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood.
Virat Kohli, (losing captain): Yeah we thought it was a gettable target.
Opener Usman Khawaja's second century of the series guided Australia to 272 for nine on Wednesday, a total their bowlers defended by dismissing India for 237.
With the 50-over World Cup coming up in a a couple of months, Katich asserted that the Australians will have plenty of options whey they get down to the task of selecting the squad for the marquee tournament.
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Southwest Airlines, the largest USA domestic carrier, exclusively flies Boeing 737 aircraft and has 34 of the Max 8s in its fleet. He had an "excellent flying record", GebreMariam added. "The pilot reported flight control problems and requested to turn back".
"It's unbelievable", Finch said. "Must enjoy ourselves and play because we enjoy the game", Kohli said in the post-match press conference.
In Dubai, Australian media has reported, Smith and Warner will have a "reintegration meeting" with players and staff in an early attempt to clear the air over the ball-tampering scandal.
"But I'm also pretty aware that he will know that he's got all of his mates behind him, wanting him to do really well and wanting him to start making big runs again at the top of the order", he concluded.
"To win this series, particularly after being 2-0 down, is a brilliant achievement.it means a lot to us".
"Man of the series in a one-day tournament in India, I wasn't even in the one-day side this time a year ago", he told reporters after the match.
Australian players celebrate the dismissal of India's Rohit Sharma during the final one day worldwide cricket match between India and Australia in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, March 13, 2019.