Today, in the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 being played in UAE and Oman, India defeated Australia by 9 wickets in their second practice match. This is the team’s second consecutive win. The team had earlier defeated England by seven wickets. India had got a target of 153 runs from Australia, which the team achieved only by losing the wicket of KL Rahul.
Captain Rohit Sharma scored 60 runs in 41 balls for the team. Apart from them, Rahul played an unbeaten inning of 38 runs in 31 balls, and Suryakumar Yadav scored 38 runs in 27 balls. His innings included five fours and a six. India will now take on arch-rivals Pakistan in the next match on October 24.
6:26 PM: In the 13th over, India crossed the 100-run mark, and in the very next over, Rohit completed his fifty in this match. Suryakumar is batting with Rohit.
6:11 PM: Ashton Agar gave his team the first success and showed the way to the pavilion to fast batting KL Rahul. Rahul scored 39 runs in 31 balls with the help of two fours and three sixes.
6:00 PM: In the over of Adam Zampa, who came to bowl the 7th over of India’s innings, KL Rahul scored a total of 16 runs with the help of two sixes. Currently, India’s score is 58-0.
5:54 PM: The Indian team’s powerplay overs are over, and India’s opening pair made a great start with 42 runs for no loss.
5:40 PM: KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma have added 25 runs in three overs giving a great start to the team.
5:28 PM: The pair of KL Rahul and Ishan Kishan has opened India’s innings.
5:14 PM: Australia has set a target of 153 runs for India to win. Steve Smith played an innings of 57 runs in 48 balls for the team.
4:58 PM: Shardul Thakur, who came to bowl the 17th over of the Australian innings, has completed his fifty in this match by hitting three consecutive fours. After 17 overs, the Kangaroo team’s score is 118-4.
4:50 PM: The 100 runs of the Australia team have been completed, as well as now Smith is also close to his fifty.
4:44 PM: The Australian batsmen are seen completely surrendering in front of the Indian bowlers. 15 overs have been played, and the team’s score is 94-4 at the moment. Steve Smith is playing 34 runs.
4:31 PM: Rahul Chahar gave the fourth blow to the Kangaroo team, trapping Maxwell in his spin. Maxwell played good innings of 37 runs in 28 balls in difficult times. Australia is 73-4 after 12 overs.
4:20 PM: Half-overs of Australia’s innings have been played. At this time Kangaroo team has scored 57 runs for the loss of three wickets. Maxwell is 33, while Smith is unbeaten on 23.
4:05 PM: In the last over of the powerplay, Maxwell scored 14 runs against Ravindra Jadeja with the help of two fours. With this, the score of the Kangaroo team is 34-3 after six overs.
4:00 PM: Australia’s innings have completed 5 overs, and the team has scored 20 runs for the loss of three wickets. Currently, Maxwell is playing 12, and Smith is scoring 4 runs.
3:48 PM: Like R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja also showed his spin, giving the third blow to Australia, showing captain Aaron Finch the way to the pavilion. Finch was dismissed after scoring 8 runs in 10 balls.
3:40 PM: Off-spinner R Ashwin has caught David Warner and then Mitchell Marsh in his spin, giving a big blow to the Kangaroos in his very first over. Australia has lost two wickets on the score of 6 runs.
3:30 PM: Australia’s innings has started, and the pair of David Warner and Aaron Finch have opened the innings.
3:10 PM: Virat Kohli, Mohammed Shami, and Jasprit Bumrah have been rested in this match. At the same time, Varun Chakraborty, Rohit Sharma, and Shardul Thakur are playing today. Today Rohit is captaining the team in place of Virat Kohli.
3:00 PM: In the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021, Australia won the toss against India in their second practice match and decided to bat first.