India, Jan. 15 -- The clash between India and Australia was expected to a battle between the titans, but when the dust settled at Wankhede, it turned out to a lopsided contest - one that Australia absolutely bossed and India never really turned out. After stuttering and stumbling, India managed to post 255 on the board and while this was not a par score by any stretch of the imagination, India had the services of Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami and many expected the hosts to make a real fist of the total.

However, barring an early chance, David Warner and Aaron Finch were in imperious form and the openers notched up their individual centuries and Australia steamed past the target without losing even a single wicket. This opening partne...