The final of the current ODI World Cup is near. Hosts India are all set to take on Australia in the summit clash of the tournament at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Sunday, November 19. As the game approaches, all eyes will be on both sides as they battle for World Cup glory. ,
Furthermore, it can be assumed that the Indian team will have massive fan support behind them, which could prove to be a major factor in their quest for the title.
Speaking before the game, Australia’s captain pat cummins Came forward to opine that it could be interesting for the men in yellow to silence the crowd in Ahmedabad and how they are looking forward to the challenge.
“The match against India is going to be fantastic. The crowd will be right behind them. They are playing fantastic cricket, India have certainly played very well in this World Cup. The crowd will be one-sided and it will be satisfying to silence them.” ,” Pat Cummins was quoted as saying by IndiaToday.
Opening partnership between Starc and Josh Hazlewood will be important: Cummins
Apart from this, Pat Cummins also talked about the opening bowling partnership between Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood and how it could prove crucial for Australia against the Men in Blue. Talking about their struggles in the tournament, the powerplay performance of Hazlewood and Starc against India was excellent and the Australian team would like to repeat the same.
“The way Starc bowled the other night was good. The opening partnership between him and Josh Hazlewood will be important,” Cummins said.
Australia is coming into the game on the back of an impressive win against South Africa in the other semi-final, while India continued their winning streak and defeated New Zealand in the first knockout game. As the final approaches, it could be interesting to see which side takes home the one day world cup,