After successfully defeating South Africa in their opening match of the tournament, India will take on Australia in their second match at Oval. It promises to be a cracking contest between two powerhouses of Cricket.
India and Australia have played 11 matches between them in World Cup history, with India winning only 3 and Australia 8. Both teams played their first match in World Cup history on 13th June 1983. The Australian Cricket Team defeated West Indies by 15 runs to register their second successive win of the tournament.
India will be looking to continue their momentum against Australia on 9th and take revenge of the home series loss. In the last 5 encounters, the Indian team has won only 1 match and lost 4 matches.
Here we look at the Last 5 matches between India and Australia in World Cups: