CHENNAI, Oct. 8, 2023
From our Sports Correspondent
India beat Australia by six wickets to begin their I.C.C. World Cup campaign on a positive note here today.
Half-centuries from Virat Kohli and K.L. Rahul powered India’s chase of 200 after the home team lost three wickets with just two runs on the board. Thanks to Kohli and Rahul’s 165-run partnership for the fourth wicket, India completed the task in 41.2 overs.
Earlier, India bowled out Australia for 199 following a disciplined effort with the ball.