Rohit Sharma blamed the batsmen for the crushing defeat by 10 wickets, told the big reason
indian captain Rohit Sharma expressed disappointment at his strong batting line-up constantly kneeling down in front of Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc instead of playing natural. Due to this, the team had to face defeat by 10 wickets in the second ODI here. Australia With the win in this match, the three-match series was leveled at 1-1 and now the decisive third ODI will be held in Chennai on March 22.
Stark took five wickets
Mitchell Starc (5/53) took five wickets for the ninth time in 109 ODI innings. Due to this, the Indian team was reduced to 117 runs in 26 overs and Australia achieved this target in 11 overs without losing wickets. Rohit Sharma said after the match that it was definitely not a low-scoring pitch and the Indian batsmen did not play well.
Mitchell Starc is a great bowler
He said that Stark is the best bowler. He has been playing this role for Australia with the new ball for so many years. He bowls to the best of his ability and we are constantly failing in front of him. We have to understand this and play accordingly. On the failure of his batsmen, Rohit said that the score of 117 was not a challenging score at all.
He also contributed 13 runs in 15 balls. He said it was disappointing. There is no doubt about it. We didn’t play to our potential. We didn’t bat well. We knew that this score is not enough. It was not a 117-run pitch at all. by no means. We didn’t play well. Rohit did not play in the first ODI due to family commitments which India won by five wickets. He said that the Australian bowlers bowled well and put the home team under pressure.