India Australia: India beat Australia by 6 wickets in the second match of the three-match T20I series. (6 wickets) The match did not start on time due to a wet outfield at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur, which was defeated by The match took only 8-8 overs. Team India won the toss and decided to bowl first. Australia scored 90 runs for 5 wickets in 8 overs. Team India got the target of 91 runs after losing 4 wickets in 7.2 overs. Let it be known that after 5 years, Team India defeated Australia in a T20 match at home. Earlier, the team won in Ranchi on 7 October 2017. After that 5 matches were played between the two in India and the hosts managed to win only in Nagpur.
For India, captain Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 46 off 20 balls with 4 fours and 4 sixes. Dinesh Karthik hit a six and a four in the last over to give the team victory. Besides, KL Rahul scored 10, Virat Kohli 11 and Hardik Pandya scored 9 runs. Suryakumar Yadav became the victim of the golden duck. Adam Zampa took 3 wickets and Pat Cummins took 1 wicket for Australia. Zampa dismissed Rahul, Kohli and Suryakumar. On the other hand, Pandya was dismissed by Cummins.
Earlier, Matthew Wade played an unbeaten innings of 43 runs off 20 balls for Australia. Besides, Aaron Finch scored 31 runs off 15 balls. Virat Kohli got the first success for Team India by dismissing Cameron Green. Akshar Patel then dismissed Glenn Maxwell and Tim David. Aaron Finch dismissed by Jasprit Bumrah. Steve Smith was run out on the last ball of the innings. There have been two changes in the Indian team. Jasprit Bumrah replaces Umesh Yadav and Rishabh Pant replaces Bhuvneshwar Kumar. A change has come in Australia. Sean Abbott has been replaced by Josh English.