Indian cricket team would be battling it out against the touring Australian lineup for a final time before the IPL commences. Here’s IND vs AUS 5th ODI Fantain Prediction featuring the Match Details, Squad Selections, and Fantasy XI Picks for the forthcoming contest scheduled to be played on March 13 at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi.
IND vs AUS 5th ODI Fantain Predictions: Preview and Predicted XI
Date: March 13, Wednesday.
Time: 1:30 PM IST.
Venue: Feroz Shah Kotla.
Squads to choose from
India’s Predicted XI
Australia’s Predicted XI
Head to Heads in ODIs
India and Australia have locked horns with each other on a total of 134 occasions in 50-over cricket with the former emerging victorious on 49 occasions, the latter on 75 occasions, leaving the remaining contests to end as a no result for both the units.
Alex Carey has had few decent performances in the ongoing 5-match ODI series versus Kohli & Co. which makes him an ideal fit as a wicket-keeper batsman for the fantasy XI lineup
The first and foremost pick would be none other than Virat Kohli for his scintillating exhibitions in the concurrent ODI series. In 4 matches played so far, the 30-year-old has amassed a tally of 290 runs when playing at an average of 72.50. Thus, one could expect the Indian skipper to rake in some crucial runs in the final ODI as well.
For the second and third spots, one could rope in the duo of Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh as they would be eyeing to bag some majestic numbers in the highly-coveted contest, the outcome of which could render a series triumph for the Aussies.
Jasprit Bumrah and Kuldeep Yadav have picked 7 wickets and 9 wickets respectively in the four matches played this series. Thus, the duo’s inclusion becomes a must for the forthcoming feud as well.
One could also go in for Bhuvneshwar Kumar as the final pick on account of his stellar numbers in the 50-over arena wherein he has amassed 115 scalpings in 104 appearances.
Pat Cummins and Vijay Shankar have had decent successes while playing for their respective sides in the previously played feuds which make the duo a definite addition for IND vs AUS 5th ODI Fantain lineup.
Ravindra Jadeja and Glenn Maxwell could also be considered as a crucial induction for the coming feud. The former’s lightning fast fielding ability coupled with the latter’s potency in whamming big hits at will make the duo a definite addition for the series decider feud.
Captain and Vice-Captain
Kuldeep Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah would be the rightful picks for the skipper’s category. Also, one might consider the quartet of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Virat Kohli, Shaun Marsh, and Aaron Finch when finalizing the players for the positions of captain and vice-captain.
IND vs AUS 5th ODI Fantain Lineup
V Shankar, R Jadeja, P Cummins, G Maxwell, A Finch, S Marsh, V Kohli, K Yadav (vc), J Bumrah (c), B Kumar, A Carey (wk).
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