India wins 2nd ODI against Australia by 6 wickets

Vastavam web: In Cricket, Adelaide India wins 2nd ODI against Australia by 6 wickets. Australia have set a victory target of 299 runs for India in the second One-Day International at Adelaide. Opting to bat, the hosts had got off to a poor start as they lost their openers early. Shaun Marsh, who had scored a half century in the first ODI, amassed his 7th ODI ton today to revive the Aussie innings and power them to a formidable total. Marsh made 131, while Glenn Maxwell scored 48 as the home team made 298 for 9 in the stipulated 50 overs.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar scalped 4 wickets, while his fellow pacer Mohammed Shami bagged 3. India were 126 for 2 in 23.5 overs, when reports last came in. Australia is currently leading the three-match series, 1-nil. It had won the first ODI at Sydney by 34 runs. The third and final match will be played at Melbourne on Friday.