Kanpur: The three-match ODI series between India vs Australia starts on Friday. The first ODI will be played at SCG tomorrow. Both teams are fully prepared for this series. Team Idea is going to play international matches after a long time due to Corona epidemic. It will have to play the first match on the ground, where the record is not in their favour.
Talking about Australia's Sydney Cricket Ground, it has been 40 years for the Indian cricket team playing ODI here, but the win has been destined only twice. As per the information available on Cricinfo, Team India has played a total of 17 matches against Australia in Sydney, winning only two and losing 14 matches while one remained inconclusive. Team India first played ODI here in 1980. After that, it did not win here for almost 28 years. During this time, Team India lost 11 matches continuously here.
India's first win in Sydney was in 2008. At that time, the command of Team India was in the hands of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Mahi's team had won this match by 6 wickets. The hero of this victory was Sachin Tendulkar, who played an outstanding century.