In the first match of the 3-match ODI series between India and Australia in Sydney. Earlier, after winning the toss Australia decided to bat first. In fact, in the last 5 ODIs in Sydney, the team batting first has won 4 times. With this thought, Australia first decided to bat.
The Australian innings started with captain Aaron Finch and young batsman Alex Carrie. But, Bhuvi did not allow this beginning to be rigorous, he sent Finch back to pavilion in his second over. After this Bhuvi completed his century of wicket in ODI cricket.
Slowest take 100 ODI wickets for India:
Bhuvneshwar Kumar becomes the 19th India bowler to complete 100 wickets in ODIs. It took him 96 matches to achieve this, In terms of matches, he's now the slowest Indian pacer to reach 100 wickets.
- 308 Saurav Ganguly
- 268 Sachin Tendulkar
- 266 Yuvraj Singh
- 100 Ravi Shastri
- 96 Bhuvneshwar Kumar
- 85 V Prasad/R Jadeja
Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is the slowest Indian bowler to pick 100 wickets, which he achieved in 308 one-day internationals. After that Tendulkar played 268 ODIs, Yuvraj 266 ODIs, while Ravi Shastri took 100 wickets in 100 ODIs.