The second T20I between India and Australia was reduced to eight overs per side and started two and a half hours later than scheduled due to a wet outfield at VCA Stadium in Nagpur. But fans on the ground, patiently waiting to see their favorite cricketers in action, were not disappointed as there was no lack of action in the match. While Aaron Finch got the adrenaline going with a hollowed-out boundary from Hardik Pandya in the first over, it was Virat Kohli who got the crowd going in the second over with a stunning pitch that ended the innings early in the game. by Cameron Green.
Green, who hit a brilliant 30-ball 61 in the last game, hit the ball towards mid-on and rushed for a single. But Kohli was quick to the ball, throwing it to Axar Patel at the non-striker’s end with great speed and precision, and the all-rounder knocked the stirrups off before Green could reach the crease.
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India defeated Australia by 6 wickets to tie the series of three games after the visitors won the first game.
Australia, led by Rohit Sharma, reached a total of 90/5. Aaron Finch gave them a good start with his 15-ball 31, but India came back with a string of wickets. Jasper Bumrah ended Finch’s stay in the fold with a brilliant low full throw that clattered into the stumps.
But Matthew Wade went on to hit 43 out of 20 deliveries to keep his form going, while also bringing Australia to a good total.
However, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul caused India to go in pursuit of a kite, and despite Adam Zampa throwing a spanner in the works by firing KL Rahul, Virat Kohli and Suryakumar Yadav, the India skipper made sure they were safe. and came home with an unbeaten run of 46 out of 20 deliveries.
With the win, India brought the series to 1-1 and the two teams now face each other in the decider in Hyderabad on Sunday.
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