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IND vs AUS, Rohit Sharma Record: The Indian team has started its campaign against Australia in the 2023 World Cup. Indian captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bowl first. Rohit Sharma has an excellent record in Test cricket in India. He topped the list of a particular record as he entered the match against Australia. MS Dhoni is at third place in this list.

If we talk about the list behind Azharuddin, after 24 years, he is the oldest captain to captain India in the ODI World Cup. The previous record was in the name of Mohammad Azharuddin in the 1999 World Cup. Now in the year 2023, after 24 years, Rohit Sharma has come on top in this list. This list includes Virat Kohli, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh.

Oldest captain to captain in ODI World Cup (India)

  1. Rohit Sharma- 36 years 161 days (2023)
  2. Mohammad Azharuddin- 36 years 124 days (1999)
  3. Rahul Dravid- 34 years 71 days (2007)
  4. Venkataraghavan- 34 years 56 days (1979)
  5. MS Dhoni- 33 years 262 days (2015)

India fielded this playing 11

In this match, the Indian team has entered with a special combination. Shubman Gill is out due to dengue. Also Shami and Shardul did not get a chance. In this match, Team India has come on the field with three spinners. Ravichandran Ashwin will have the responsibility of doing wonders with both ball and bat.

India (Playing 11): Rohit Sharma (captain), Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj.