Indian cricket team has kicked off their Australian tour with 1st ODI in Perth today.
The match started on a good note for India with the team scoring 309 for 3 in 50 overs, setting a good target for Australia. Rohit Sharma is the hero of the first part of the match scoring 171 not out. James Faulkner, who took 2 wickets for 60 runs, is the most successful Australian bowler.
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Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli completed a 200 run partnership.Rohit’s unbeaten 171 is the highest score by any batsman against Australia in Perth and helped India to their highest total in the country. Virat kohli missed his century by 9 runs. Virat Kohli c Finch b Faulkner 91 (97b 9×4 1×6). MS Dhoni departed after making 18 runs. Virat Kohli c Finch b Faulkner 91 (97b 9×4 1×6).
Australia needs 310 to win.