Australia beats India by 3 wickets and leads the t-20 series. Aussie pacer Nathan Coulter-Nile picked 3 wickets and grabbed the man of the match as well.
India inning started with comparatively well. But the second wicket partnership was wonderful. Though Rohit Sharma, the Indian opener surrendered to Jason Behrendorff by 14 runs on the scoreboard. But another opener Lokesh Rahul scored 55 runs with Captain Virat Kohli. Though scoring 24 runs from 17 balls only with 3 fours, Virat Kohli surrendered to Adam Zampa.
Then Lokesh Rahul had to continue with Rishab Pant and MS Dhoni. Lokesh Rahul surrendered to Nathan Coulter-Nile after just celebrating his fifty from 36 balls with 6 fours and a six as well. MS Dhoni scored 29 runs from a six only. India reached only 126 runs only and Australia beats India by 3 wickets and leads the t-20 series.
Australian pacer Nathan Coulter-Nile picked 3 wickets from 26 runs. The rests were equally distributed to Jason Bhrendorff, Adam Zampa, and Pat Cummins as well.
Australia inning started worst by losing opener Marcus Stoinis and Captain Aron Finch on the next delivery. Then Glenn Maxwell made 84 runs with another opener D Arcy Short before the opener surrendered to run out. As the wicket of Glenn Maxwell, scoring 56 runs with 6 fours and couple of sixes.
According to lose the wickets of Peter Handscomb, Ashton Turner, and Nathan Colter-Neil returned early, the visitors were under pressure. But pat Cummins and Jhye Richardson reached the target and breed the headline, Australia beats India by 3 wickets and leads the t-20 series
Though Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah picked 3 wickets for 16 runs only but failed to bring the stamps. Krunal Pandya and Yuzvendra Chahal picked the rests two of wickets. But Australia beats India by 3 wickets and leads the t-20 series.
Man of the match
Nathan Coulter-Nail won the man of the match honor, “I thought the boys bowled really well and we scraped home in the end. We worked out quickly that the ball was not coming on to the bat and dragged our lengths back. We have been playing a bit of cricket in the BBL. Really good to have a win and hopefully we will have another one next game and win the series.”
Therefore, Australia beats India by 3 wickets and leads the t-20 series. Hope the hosts’ team India will return to the series on the second t-20 in Bengaluru.