India beat Australia comfortably in their second World Cup game at Oval. Dhawan again stepped-up at the right time as he scored a brilliant 117 against Kangaroos and placed India in a commendable position, i..e, 352/5 in 50 overs. Chasing a mammoth total, Australia started their innings on a positive note with Warner and Finch playing according to the merit of the ball, however, the Aussies suffered a major blow when Finch got run-out. India kept picking wickets at regular intervals that made chasing really tough for Australia. Bhuvneshwar Kumar paved the way for the victory of India by picking crucial wickets of Steven Smith and Marcus Stoinis in the same over. After that, India kept Australian batters under constant pressure. And as a result, India won the match by 36 runs.
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India will next lock horns with New Zealand on 13 June.