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Rain threat looms large as India look to continue momentum against Australia


16 December 2017 10:05

Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) Their tails up after overcoming initial jolts to pull off an emphatic victory in the series opener against Australia, India would look to retain the momentum in the second One-Day International on Thursday despite the leaden eyed skies threatening to play spoilsport here at the Eden Gardens. India were down in the dumps at 87/5 in Chennai, before young all-rounder Hardik Pandya (83) and seasoned campaigner MS Dhoni (79) upturned the script with an 118-run six wicket stand that helped the hosts post a challenging total, which the Kangaroos could not match up to in a rain-truncated chase. The tourists, according to their former skipper Michael Clarke, have to win the second rubber in order to have any chance of taking the series..
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