After a resounding victory against South Africa in their opening match, Team India is set to lock horns with the in-form Australian team. India will be looking to maintain their winning momentum while the Kangaroos must be eyeing for a hat-trick of wins in this edition of the World Cup. A cracker of a game can be anticipated when both these giants will collide at the Kennington Oval, London.


Match Details


Date: Sunday, 9th June 2019

Time: 03:00 PM IST

Venue: Kennington Oval, London

League: ICC World Cup 2019

Live Telecast: Star Network

Online Streaming: Hotstar 


Venue Stats


Avg 1st Innings score: 249

Avg 2nd Innings score: 215

Highest Total: 398/5 (50 Ov) by NZ vs ENG

Lowest Total: 103/10 (41 Ov) by ENG vs RSA

Highest Chased: 322/3 (48.4 Ov) by SL vs IND

Lowest Defended: 241/10 (49.4 Ov) by PAK vs ENG


Head-to-Head at WC

Total: 11

India: 03

Australia: 08


Team News



  • Shami might feature in the starting lineup in place of Bhuvaneshwar Kumar.


  • Australia is expected to go ahead with the same lineup.





Virat Kohli (C), Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shikhar Dhawan, MS Dhoni (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami, Vijay Shankar, Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav


Aaron Finch (capt), Jason Behrendorff, Alex Carey (wk), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, David Warner, Adam Zampa


Key players



  • Rohit Sharma
  • Virat Kohli
  • Jasprit Bumrah 


  • David Warner
  • Glenn Maxwell
  • Pat Cummins


Probable Playing XI



Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Kedar Jadhav/Vijay Shankar, MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Md. Shami, Jasprit Bumrah


David Warner, Aaron Finch, Usman Khwaja, Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Mitch Starc, Adam Zampa and Nathan Lyon/ Coulter-Nile