NEW DELHI (AFP) - Buoyed via their come-from-in the back of one-day collection triumph in India, skipper Aaron Finch believes resurgent Australia have the blueprint in area to win the approaching global Cup.

despite missing banned batsmen Steve Smith and David Warner, Australia bounced lower back from a zero-2 deficit to clinch the collection with a cozy 35-run win in the final ODI in New Delhi on Wednesday.

It changed into Australia’s first ODI collection win in India due to the fact that 2009, while a Ricky Ponting-led side gained a seven-fit collection 4-2, and follows humbling home take a look at and ODI collection defeats in opposition to the same opposition.


"It’s unbelievable, the resilience and combat that we showed," Finch said. "Being down 2-zero it'd were clean to roll over. The ones small moments in the sport, to just let them go with the flow away and India win the collection.

"but the combat that we showed, we’ve had our backs in opposition to the wall for pretty a while now so I’m in reality proud of the group."

Australian cricket has suffered a torrid 12 months on the grounds that Smith, Warner and Cameron Bancroft have been banned for ball-tampering throughout a check final March, an incident that precipitated a country wide outcry.

Australia’s check series defeat in December to January become their first to India on home soil, and in addition they went down 2-1 to the visitors in a 3-in shape ODI series.

"people have written us off for quite some time now," stated Finch.

"We constantly knew that the plans and the fashion that we desired to play are all there (and) can win us the sector Cup," he added.

Langer’s choice headache

Opener Usman Khawaja’s second century of the series guided Australia to 272 for 9 on Wednesday, a complete their bowlers defended through disregarding India for 237.

The left-exceeded batsman amassed 383 runs inside the 5 ODI games to pinnacle the collection run chart in advance of India skipper Virat Kohli.

Khawaja, who became named man of the collection, stated it became a sweet revenge after the house ODIs defeat to India early this 12 months.

"It’s huge. Just triumphing a series in India is large. It’s a hard place to return and play cricket, towards a superb aspect," Khawaja said.

"They beat us in Australia, so to come back back from the ones first couple of losses and win three in a row to win the series is a awesome feeling."

Adam Zampa took 3 wickets to guide Australia’s bowling at Delhi’s Feroz Shah Kotla ground. Pacemen Pat Cummins, Jhye Richardson and Marcus Stoinis also claimed two every.

Ashley Turner, who made his ODI debut inside the starting fit of the collection, hit a fit-triumphing blitz of 84 not out inside the fourth recreation to make a case for the sector Cup squad.

coach Justin Langer stated he become "pretty proud" of a group who additionally swept the two-healthy Twenty20 collection.

"it's far going to be hard to select the world Cup squad. It has been an implausible trip for the reason that India arrived in Australia," Langer stated.

"I suppose Jhye Richardson and Pat Cummins are forming a remarkable partnership, they also can make contributions with the bat. Usman Khawaja additionally has been incredible, having not performed plenty of white-ball cricket, in the closing twelve months."

The 12-month bans surpassed all the way down to Smith and Warner with the aid of Cricket Australia for his or her position inside the Cape city ball-tampering incident give up on March 28 and the duo are predicted to play within the Indian ideal League (IPL) earlier than the arena Cup beginning may also 30.

Australia now head to the UAE to play Pakistan in a five-fit collection starting March 22 earlier than the 50-over global Cup starts offevolved in past due might also in England and Wales.