Nagpur ODI: India clinch thriller against Australia, take 2-0 lead

Last Modified Wednesday, 6 March 2019 (11:21 IST)
Nagpur:Riding on skipper Virat Kohli's 116 runs and Jasprit Bumrah's brilliant bowling performances in the death overs along with Vijay Shankar's magical final over, India pulled off a thriller
against Australia to win the second One-Day international (ODI) by eight runs, here at the (VCA) in on Tuesday.

With the virtue of this win, the hosts registered their 500th ODI win. India posted a modest total of 250 runs in 48.2 overs, before bowling Australia out for 242 runs in 49.3 overs, going 2-0 up in the five-match series. This was India's fourth consecutive win over the Aussies at this venue.