Nathan Coulter-Nile celebrates after Virat Kohli's wicket .
Nathan Coulter-Nile celebrates after Virat Kohli's wicket .
Hardik Pandya enroute to fifty during the first ODI.
Hardik Pandya enroute to fifty during the first ODI.
Nathan Coulter-Nile bowls during the first one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Chennai.
Nathan Coulter-Nile bowls during the first one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Chennai.
Kedar Jadhav bats during the first one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Chennai.
Kedar Jadhav bats during the first one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Chennai.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni plays a shot to reach his fifty.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni plays a shot to reach his fifty.
Glenn Maxwell tries to play a reverse sweep shot during the first one-day international.
Glenn Maxwell tries to play a reverse sweep shot during the first one-day international.
Yuzvendra Chahal celebrates after taking Glenn Maxwell's wicket.
Yuzvendra Chahal celebrates after taking Glenn Maxwell's wicket.
Workers cover the field as the match was stopped due to rain during the first
Workers cover the field as the match was stopped due to rain during the first
Hardik Pandya celebrates with captain Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav after taking Steven Smith's wicket.
Hardik Pandya celebrates with captain Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav after taking Steven Smith's wicket.
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Nathan Coulter-Nile celebrates after Virat Kohli's wicket .
Hardik Pandya enroute to fifty during the first ODI.
Nathan Coulter-Nile bowls during the first one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Chennai.
Kedar Jadhav bats during the first one-day international cricket match between India and Australia in Chennai.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni plays a shot to reach his fifty.
Glenn Maxwell tries to play a reverse sweep shot during the first one-day international.
Yuzvendra Chahal celebrates after taking Glenn Maxwell's wicket.
Workers cover the field as the match was stopped due to rain during the first
Hardik Pandya celebrates with captain Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav after taking Steven Smith's wicket.

India Vs Australia 2017: India Win First ODI By 26 Runs

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The 'Men in Blue' started the five-match ODI series against Australia on a winning note with a 26-run victory over the visitors by the DLS method at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday.

The first match of the series started off with a game that was nearly a mix of both formats, ODI and Twenty20.

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