India will face Australia in the final of the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023 on Sunday (November 19). The match is scheduled to take place at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. India has reached the final with a 100% win record, and the Men in Blue will be eager to make it 11 wins in a row on the night of the final and become world champions for the third time.
The match between India and Australia is expected to be a nail-biting thriller, as Pat Cummins’ men have also won eight matches in a row. Ahead of the final of the ODI World Cup 2023, here’s a look at how Indian players who are part of the 2023 ODI World Cup squad have performed against the Men in Yellow in ODIs.
Rohit Sharma: 2332 runs and 2 wickets
Indian skipper Rohit Sharma has played in 44 ODIs against the Australian team so far in his career, and with the help of eight centuries and nine fifties, he has scored 2332 runs at an average of 58.30. He has also managed to get the better of two Australian batters in five innings.
Shubman Gill: 268 runs
In six ODIs against Australia, Shubman Gill has scored 268 runs. He scored a century in the last ODI played against Australia in Indore on September 24, 2023.
Virat Kohli: 2313 runs
Batting superstar Virat Kohli has featured in 48 India-Australia ODIs so far and, with the help of eight centuries and 13 fifties, has amassed a total of 2313 runs.
Shreyas Iyer: 270 runs
In 10 India-Australia ODIs, Shreyas Iyer has scored 270 runs.
KL Rahul: 625 runs
KL Rahul has played in 15 ODI matches against the Men in Yellow and has scored 625 runs. He was India’s top scorer (97*) during the 2023 ODI World Cup match played in Chennai last month.
Suryakumar Yadav: 130 runs
Suryakumar Yadav has played in six ODIs against Australia, in which, with the help of two half-centuries after three back-to-back ducks, he has scored 130 runs.
Ravindra Jadeja: 566 runs and 37 wickets
Ravindra Jadeja has 566 runs and 37 wickets to his name in 43 ODIs played against Australia.
Kuldeep Yadav: 31 wickets
In 21 India-Australia ODIs, Kuldeep Yadav has dismissed 31 batters in addition to scoring 54 runs in 11 innings.
Jasprit Bumrah: 28 wickets
Jasprit Bumrah has managed to take wickets of 28 Australian batters in 20 ODIs played against them.
Mohammed Shami: 38 wickets
Mohammed Shami is the second-leading wicket-taker for India against Australia in ODIs. In 24 matches, he has dismissed 38 batters.
Mohammed Siraj: 7 wickets
In six India-Australia ODIs so far, India’s highest-ranked ODI bowler, Mohammed Siraj, has picked seven wickets.
Ishan Kishan: 52 runs
India’s backup wicketkeeper-batter, Ishan Kishan, has scored 54 runs in four ODIs against Australia.
Shardul Thakur: 3 wickets and 13 runs
In five India-Australia ODIs, Shardul Thakur has scored 13 runs and dismissed three batters.
Ravichandran Ashwin: 21 wickets and 85 runs
R. Ashwin has 21 wickets and 85 runs to his name in 18 ODIs against Australia.
Prasidh Krishna: 3 wickets
Prasidh Krishna, who joined India’s ODI World Cup 2023 squad as a replacement for Hardik Pandya, has played in two ODIs against Australia and has picked up three wickets.