The much-anticipated series India Vs Australia begins and the series starts with T20 match. Viewers expectations is on high also India won the cup recently against West Indies. India tour of Australia is always special. India suffered a dismal start to their tour and they lost the first T20 match by four runs at Gabba on Wednesday. Virat and co won the toss and opted to bowl first. Indian sloppy fielding letting Australia to put 158 runs on board in 17 overs. The middle order batsmen AJ Finch (27 Runs), CA Lynn (37 runs), GJ Maxwell (46 runs) solid start ends in 158/4 in 17 overs. Rain foreplay’s for 45 mins and the target has been revised for India as 174 runs in 17 overs. India starts with loss of opener RG Sharma (7 Runs) in 4.1 Overs. But the mustache man Dhawan (76 Runs of 42 Balls) smashed boundaries where India tried to settled after the loss of Kohli and Rahul. After the loss of Dhawan middle order RR Pant (20 Runs), KD Karthik (30 Runs) tried their best but ends in loss of match by 4 runs (D/L method). Australia starts their series 1-0. The second match will be played in Melbourne on Friday. Expectations are huge. Let’s see where India can come up with blast against Australia in this second T20.
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Courtesy – Espncricinfo.