Temporary scores: Australia 236/7 (Usman Khawaja 50, Glenn Maxwell 40; Mohammed Shami 2/44, Kuldeep Yadav 2/46) misplaced to India 240/four (Kedar Jadhav 81*, MS Dhoni 59*; Nathan Coulter-Nile 2/46, Adam Zampa 2/49) by 6 wickets
India vs Australia 1st ODI 2019, key stats
- India recorded their 26th victory in One-Day Worldwide cricket in opposition to Australia on house soil, beating Australia by six wickets.
- The victory was solid on a superb, unbeaten 141-run, fifth-wicket partnership between MS Dhoni (59 runs off 72 balls; 6×four, 1×6) and Kedar Jadhav (81 runs off 87 balls; 9×four, 1×6), who made their respective 71st and fifth half-centuries in ODI cricket and lifted India from being 99 for 4 at one stage.
- Earlier, Usman Khawaja made his sixth ODI half-century (a 76-ball 50; 5×four, 1×6) that helped Australia recuperate from the early loss for Aaron Finch for nought.
- Captaining India for the 64th time in ODI cricket, Virat Kohli recorded his 48th win.