India vs Australia 1st ODI : Virat Kohli hails Hardik Pandya for his innings
Indian skipper Virat Kohli has hailed Hardik Pandya for his career-best 83 off 66 balls. "It is a matter of giving players confidence. Hardik believes in himself, and his innings was the game-changer. He possesses all three skills equally and we are lucky to have him," Kohli said at the post-match presentation. Meanwhile, India defeated Australia by 26 runs (via DLS) in the rain-reduced first ODI .