Ind vs Aus: India beat Australia by 6 wickets in 3rd and final T20I

Ind vs Aus Suryakumar Yadav and Virat Kohli made it possible on the basis of unbeaten half-century innings. India scored 183 runs for 4 wickets in 19.4 overs. With this victory, India also captured the series.

Ind vs Aus: India beat Australia by 6 wickets in 3rd and final T20I
India beat Australia by 6 wickets in 3rd and final T20I, image source: jagran

Ind vs Aus 3rd T20I: The last match of the three-match T20I series between India and Australia was played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. In this match, Indian captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to field first. Batting first, the Kangaroo team scored 186 runs for 7 wickets in 20 overs and gave India a target of 187 runs to win. 

After this, Team India won the match by 6 wickets in the second innings on the basis of unbeaten half-century by Suryakumar Yadav and Virat Kohli. India scored 183 runs for 4 wickets in 19.4 overs. With this win, Team India won the three-match T20I series 2-1 under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma. Under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, India won its 10th consecutive T20I series.

India's innings, half-centuries of Suryakumar Yadav and Kohli

India got the first blow early in the second innings and opener batsman KL Rahul was dismissed by Daniel Sams after scoring just one run. Captain Rohit Sharma scored 17 runs in 14 balls with the help of one six and two fours and was caught out. Suryakumar Yadav completed his half-century with a six off 29 balls. He scored 69 runs in 36 balls with the help of 5 sixes and 5 fours and was dismissed by Hazlewood. 

Virat Kohli scored a fifty in 37 balls and it was the 33rd half-century of his T20 International cricket career. Kohli scored 63 runs in 48 balls and hit 4 sixes and 3 fours in his innings. He was caught out by Daniel Sams on his own ball. After this Hardik Pandya scored an unbeaten 25 and Dinesh Karthik scored an unbeaten one and gave the team victory.

Australia's innings, Green and Tim David hit half-centuries

Australia's first wicket fell in the form of Aaron Finch, who was dismissed for 7 by Axar Patel. At the same time, Green, who looked very dangerous, was dismissed by Bhuvi. Green played an innings of 52 runs in 21 balls with the help of 3 sixes 7 fours. Glenn Maxwell was run out after scoring just 6 runs in this match. At the same time, Chahal got Smith out on the score of 8 runs. 

Jose English was dismissed by Axar Patel for 24 runs by Rohit Sharma. Matthew Wade was caught by Axar Patel on his own ball and sent to the pavilion for one run. Tim David completed his fifty with a six off 25 balls. Tim David was dismissed after scoring 54 off 27 balls while Daniel Sams remained unbeaten on 28. Axar Patel took 3 wickets for India while Bhuvi, Chahal and Harshal got one success each. Bhuvi made a comeback in the playing XI in place of Rishabh Pant

India made a change in their playing XI and saw the return of fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the team. Rishabh Pant was dropped from the last eleven. At the same time, the Kangaroo team also made a change in their team for this match. Josh English returned to the team in place of Sean Abbott.

India's playing XI

KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma (captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal 

Australia's playing XI

Aaron Finch (c), Cameron Greene, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Tim David, Josh English, Matthew Wade (wk), Daniel Sams, Pat Cummins, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood.