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Australia opener David Warner for 12 off seven deliveries in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, semi-final 2 at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). He was caught by Virat Kohli at mod-off off the bowling of Umesh Yadav. India had struck early as they picked up their first wicket of the match in the fourth over with the score at 15. Watch the video here.

Steven Smith walked in after Warner’s dismissal. Australia will hope Smith and opener Aaron Finch put on a big partnership and set it up well for the batsmen to follow. Australia have excellent batsmen to follow, with the likes of Michael Clarke, Glenn Maxwell and Brad Haddin to follow.  READ: India vs Australia, ICC World Cup 2015 semi-final: Chin music, sledging, Indian fans and the pitch

Australia had earlier won the toss and decided to bat first. Both teams have not made any changes to their squad from their respective triumphs in the quarter-final. Australia beat Pakistan by six wickets in their quarter-final tie and India defeated Bangladesh by 109 runs in their match. India look to defend their title that they won at home in 2011.  READ: India vs Australia, ICC World Cup 2015 Semi-Final 2: AUS under tremendous pressure