Full cricket score, India vs Australia, 1st ODI, Chennai: IND win by 26 runs, lead 1-0

MS Dhoni (79) and Hardik Pandya (83) guided India to 281/7 against Australia in the first ODI of a five-match series. Due to rain, Australia’s innings was reduced to 21 overs and the target to 164. Australia could manage only 137/9 in 21 overs. Catch full cricket score of India vs Australia, 1st ODI, Chennai, here

india vs australia 2017 Updated: Sep 18, 2017 15:41 IST
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Yuzvendra Chahal picked three wickets as India beat Australia by 26 runs in the first ODI in Chennai. Catch full cricket score of India vs Australia, 1st ODI, Chennai, here.(REUTERS)

India dominated Australia throughout to notch a 26-run win (via DLS) in the first ODI of a five-match series. India are now 1-0 ahead in the series. MS Dhoni (79) and Hardik Pandya (83) shared a 118-run stand as India notched 281 for seven wickets in 50 overs against Australia in the first ODI of a five match series in Chennai on Sunday. Due to rain, Australia’s innings was reduced to 21 overs and the target to 164. Earlier, Nathan Coulter-Nile (3/44) had reduced India to 11/3 at one point but Dhoni first combined with Kedar Jadhav (40), then with Pandya and Bhuvneshwar Kumar (32*) to take the hosts to a good total. However, Australia lost wickets at regular intervals and could manage only 137/9 in 21 overs. Catch full cricket score of India vs Australia, 1st ODI, Chennai, here. (HIGHLIGHTS | LIVE STREAMING)

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First Published: Sep 17, 2017 12:37 IST