India will face Australia in the series decider in Chennai on March 22nd ,Tuesday. Australia bounced back in the series after loosing the first ODI by 5 wickets to level the series 1-1. Failure of top order batters in Both games worries India. Australia on the other hand done extremely well in all departments in second ODI.
Left arm seamer Mitchell Starc troubled Indian top order batter in the series with new ball so far. India need to find a way to tackle him to win the final ODI and series. India have not lost a single bilateral series at home since 2019. Last time they lost was against Australia in 2019 after going 2-0 up in 5 match ODI series.
Suryakumar Yadhav who got out for golden duck in both ODI’s need to find his rhythm in ODI. Star T20 batter so far has not fired well in ODI format. In both matches in the series Mitchell Starc trapped him infront of the stumps.
David Warner who didn’t played the first two matches may not play the final ODI as well. In his absence Travis Head and Mitchell Marsh done well in last ODI.
MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai offer helps to the spinners. So far in this stadium India played 13 ODI’s. They have won 7 and lost 5.
India Probable XI:- Shubman Gill , Rohit Sharma(c) , Virat Kohli , Hardik Pandya , K.L.Rahul(wk) , Suryakumar Yadhav , Ravindra Jadeja , Axar Patel , Kuldeep Yadhav , Mohammed Shami , Mohammed Siraj.
Australia Probable XI:- Travis Head , Mitchell Marsh , Steven Smith(c) , Marnus Labuschagne , Alex Carrey(wk) , Cameron Green , Marcus Stoinis , Sean Abbot , Nathan Ellis , Mitchell Starc , Adam Zampa.
Match will start from 01:30PM(IST)