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Australia versus India Betting Tips and Preview

T20I (2018-11-23) Melbourne (MCG)

Highlights
  • India won 8 of the last 13 matches between these two sides.

  • Australia have won 4 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • India have won 8 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • India are rated 43 points ahead of Australia in the Cricsq ratings.

  • 30 out the last 44 completed matches played at Melbourne (MCG) have been won by the team batting second.

Betting Tips
  • Back India to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 1.85 on Betfair).

Head to Head

Australia and India have played each other 13 times since 2010. India won 8 times and Australia 5 times.

Australia beat India in the first match of the current series. These two teams won 1 match each when they competed against each other in T20 Blast 2016.

Pitch Analysis

There have been 46 T20 matches since 2010 at Melbourne (MCG). The next section will examine those matches.

147 is the average first innings score at Melbourne (MCG) in matches where the full 20 overs were available. 200 has been breached once at this venue in T20s since 2010. 137, 130 and 185 were the last 3 first innings scores here.

48% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. Batters at Melbourne (MCG) strike at 118.5 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 112.4 against spin.

30 out the last 44 completed matches played at Melbourne (MCG) have been won by the team batting second.

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Australia Overview

Australia have won 4 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They beat India in their last match. They batted first and scored 158 for 4. They then bowled well to restrict India to 169 for 7 to win the match.

Glenn Maxwell was the top run scorer with 46 off 24 balls. Chris Lynn scored 37 off 20 balls. The next highest score was 33 by Marcus Stoinis.

Marcus Stoinis was their best bowler. He took 2 for 27 off 3.0 overs. Adam Zampa went for 5.5 an over. Billy Stanlake took 1 wicket and had an economy rate of 9.0.

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India Overview

India have won 8 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They lost to Australia in their last match. They bowled first and conceeded 158 for 4. They then failed to chase this score down. They reached 169 for 7 in their reply.

Shikhar Dhawan was the top run scorer with 76 off 42 balls. Dinesh Karthik scored 30 off 13 balls. The next highest score was 20 by Rishabh Pant.

Kuldeep Yadav was their best bowler. He took 2 for 24 off 4.0 overs. Bhuvneshwar Kumar went for 5.0 an over. Krunal Pandya took 0 wicket and had an economy rate of 13.75.

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The Verdict

India are rated 43 points ahead of Australia in the Cricsq ratings. They have 148 points whereas Australia have 105.

At the time of writing India are favorites on Betfair at 1.85. Australia are 2.16.

I suggest backing India to win this match. They are currently 1.85 on Betfair. At the prices India represent the value bet in this match.

Australia Season Players
Aaron Finch

Current Form:

Aaron Finch has played in 219 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 6710 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 35.7. He has a strike rate of 144.8. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 148.8 and against pace it is 136.1.

Finch has taken 7 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.34 runs per over.

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D'Arcy Short

Current Form:

D'Arcy Short has played in 45 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1353 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 34.7. He has a strike rate of 137.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 142.6 and against spin it is 121.1.

Short has taken 8 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.52 runs per over.

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Chris Lynn

Current Form:

Chris Lynn has played in 126 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3442 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 33.4. He has a strike rate of 145.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 165.5 and against spin it is 106.6.

Lynn has taken 3 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.82 runs per over.

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Glenn Maxwell

Current Form:

Glenn Maxwell has played in 212 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4488 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.1. He has a strike rate of 156.3. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Maxwell has taken 74 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.92 runs per over.

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Marcus Stoinis

Current Form:

Marcus Stoinis has played in 76 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 944 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.5. He has a strike rate of 121.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 122.3 and against spin it is 110.6.

Stoinis has taken 45 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.67 runs per over.

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Alex Carey
Ben McDermott

Current Form:

Ben McDermott has played in 33 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 783 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 31.3. He has a strike rate of 136.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 141.2 and against spin it is 123.0.

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Jason Behrendorff

Current Form:

Jason Behrendorff has played in 37 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 55 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.5. He has a strike rate of 125.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 124.3 and against spin it is 100.0.

Behrendorff has taken 50 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.07 runs per over.

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Andrew Tye

Current Form:

Andrew Tye has played in 111 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 303 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 11.2. He has a strike rate of 117.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 117.3 and against spin it is 102.3.

Tye has taken 158 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.85 runs per over.

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Adam Zampa

Current Form:

Adam Zampa has played in 99 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 119 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.2. He has a strike rate of 85.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Zampa has taken 111 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.27 runs per over.

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Billy Stanlake

Current Form:

Billy Stanlake has played in 44 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 22 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.0. He has a strike rate of 88.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 95.5 and against spin it is 25.0.

Stanlake has taken 51 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.57 runs per over.

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India Season Players
Rohit Sharma

Current Form:

Rohit Sharma has played in 264 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 2 hundreds in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 6707 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 32.2. He has a strike rate of 133.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 142.7 and against spin it is 111.1.

Sharma has taken 16 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.29 runs per over.

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Shikhar Dhawan

Current Form:

Shikhar Dhawan has played in 194 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 5248 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 32.2. He has a strike rate of 125.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.3 and against spin it is 114.9.

Dhawan has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.25 runs per over.

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Lokesh Rahul

Current Form:

Lokesh Rahul has played in 85 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 2499 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 43.1. He has a strike rate of 145.6. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Rahul has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.0 runs per over.

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Virat Kohli

Current Form:

Virat Kohli has played in 231 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 7054 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 40.8. He has a strike rate of 132.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Kohli has taken 8 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.55 runs per over.

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Rishabh Pant

Current Form:

Rishabh Pant has played in 46 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 4 fifties and 1 hundred in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1405 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 33.5. He has a strike rate of 156.1. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Rishabh Pant Full Profile >>

Dinesh Karthik

Current Form:

Dinesh Karthik has played in 204 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4001 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.0. He has a strike rate of 131.3. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Krunal Pandya

Current Form:

Krunal Pandya has played in 43 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 731 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.2. He has a strike rate of 154.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 171.6 and against pace it is 138.2.

Pandya has taken 29 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.27 runs per over.

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Kuldeep Yadav

Current Form:

Kuldeep Yadav has played in 48 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 52 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 13.0. He has a strike rate of 78.8. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 92.9 and against pace it is 72.0.

Yadav has taken 66 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.78 runs per over.

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Current Form:

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has played in 137 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 193 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.0. He has a strike rate of 97.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 98.3 and against spin it is 71.0.

Kumar has taken 151 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.05 runs per over.

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Jasprit Bumrah

Current Form:

Jasprit Bumrah has played in 100 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 43 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.6. He has a strike rate of 86.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 87.8 and against spin it is 0.0.

Bumrah has taken 110 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.41 runs per over.

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Khaleel Ahmed

Current Form:

Khaleel Ahmed has played in 5 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

Ahmed has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.06 runs per over.

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