Kohli, Suryakumar, Axar star as India beats Australia by 6 wickets to seal the T20I series by 2-1.
The 3rd and last T20I Match of the Australia tour of India, 2022 played yesterday at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad. In which India defeated Australia by 6 wickets to win the series by 2-1.
India won the toss and invited Australia to bat first, Australia batted first, started the inning very well, Cameron Green played a very brilliant quick half-century inning of 52 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 7 boundaries in just 21 balls, Tim David also played a very brilliant quick half-century inning of 54 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 2 boundaries in just 27 balls, Daniel Sams played an unbeaten inning of 28 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 1 boundary in 20 balls, Josh Inglis scored 24 runs in 22 balls, apart from this, Aaron Finch dismissed just for 7 runs, Steven Smith 9 runs, Glenn Maxwell 6 runs, Matthew Wade 1 run, and Pat Cummins remains unbeaten without scoring. In this way, Australia scored 186 runs after losing 7 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs and set a target of 187 runs in front of India.
Indian bowlers Axer Patel took 3 wickets just for 33 runs, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Harshal Patel got 1 wicket.
India chased the target very easily by losing just for 4 wickets in second last ball of the final over, India started the inning not very well, but ending was very brilliant, KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone very quickly just for 5 runs in last ball of the first over, KL Rahul dismissed just for 1 run, next batsman Virat Kohli came to bat and handled the inning with Rohit Sharma, the second wicket has gone for 30 runs in 3.4 over, Rohit Sharma dismissed for 17 runs in 14 balls, followed by Suryakumar Yadav came to bat handled the inning and played a very brilliant century partnership of 104 runs with Virat Kohli for the third wicket, the third wicket has gone for 134 runs in last ball of the 14 over, Suryakumar Yadav dismissed after playing a very brilliant quick half-century inning of 69 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 5 boundaries in just 48 balls, next batsman Hardik Pandya came to bat and played well with Virat Kohli, the fourth wicket has gone for 182 runs in second ball of the final over, Virat Kohli dismissed after playing a very brilliant half-century inning of 63 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 3 boundaries in just 48 balls, next batsman Dinesh Karthik came to bat and he remains unbeaten for 1 run with Hardik Pandya, and Hardik Pandya played a quick victory inning of 25 runs with the help of 1 six and 2 boundaried in just 16 balls. In this way, India archived the target by losing just 4 wickets in 19.5 overs and won the match by 6 wickets, and with the victory, India also won the series by 2-1.
Australian bowlers Daniel Sams took 2 wickets for 33 runs, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins got 1-1 wicket.
Indian batsman Suryakumar Yadav was selected as the best player of the match, he played a very brilliant quick half-century inning of 69 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 5 boundaries in just 48 balls.