In the 2023 World Cup between India and Australia, Shreyas Iyer leads the field in Chepauk, with Rohit and Kohli trailing far behind
The 2023 ICC ODI World Cup is underway. On Sunday, October 8, hosts India will kick off their campaign in the competition. The first game would pit Australia against the Indian squad under coach Rohit Sharma. The match between Australia and India will take place at Chennai's MA Chidambaram Stadium, popularly known as Chepauk. What is the Indian batsmen's average in ODIs at Chepauk, please? Shreyas Iyer tops this list having just returned from injury.
In Chepauk, Iyer's ODI average is 70.00. Iyer will be held in great regard by the Indian team when they play Australia on this pitch. Star all-rounder Hardik Pandya, who averages 61.50, comes in after him on the list. With the exception of these two, Indian batsmen average less than 50. Third place goes to veteran batsman Virat Kohli (42.12). At number four is the star opener Shubhman Gill (37.00). Gill is suffering dengue right now. He might not be included in the starting lineup while playing Australia in such a scenario.
In Chepauk, Rohit, also referred to as Hitman, had an ODI average of 23.33 at the same moment. KL Rahul (19.00) and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja (19.50) trail him. In terms of head-to-head India vs. Australia ODI statistics, both teams have played 149 times. Australia won 89 matches during this time, while India won 56. After ten bouts, there was no outcome. On home ground, nevertheless, the Indian squad enjoys a superior record in ODIs. India has faced Australia in 70 ODIs at home, winning 32 and losing 33 of them. Five games were still undetermined. They faced up against each other 12 times in the ODI World Cup at the same time. India won four matches and Australia won eight.