IND vs AUS second T20 match today
Both the teams will clash in Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium
Today’s match for Indian team is ‘Do or Die’
New Delhi. The second match of the ongoing three-match T20 International series between India and Australia will be played at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur today. Today’s match is a ‘do or die’ match for the Indian team. In fact, if the Indian team loses today, it will lose the series. In such a situation, the Indian team will have to win today’s match at any cost. If Blue Army is successful in winning today’s match, then the third match of the series will be the final match. In the third match, the team which will get Vijayashree will capture the series.
Earlier, the first match of this series was played on 20 September in Mohali. In this high scoring match, the Indian team had to face defeat by four wickets in the last over. In fact, batting first after losing the toss in Mohali, the Indian team managed to score a big score of 208 runs for the loss of six wickets in the allotted overs.
In the first T20 match for the Blue Army, star all-rounder Hardik Pandya played the role of troubleshooter and played an unbeaten explosive half-century of 71 runs in 30 balls at the fifth order. During this, his bat had seven fours and five high-rise sixes. Apart from Pandya, KL Rahul contributed 55 and evergreen batsman Suryakumar Yadav contributed 46 runs.
Chasing the target of 209 runs given by India, Cameron Green gave the visiting team a brilliant start. Opening the innings, he played an explosive half-century of 61 runs in just 30 balls. Apart from this, in the lower order, Matthew Wade played an unbeaten innings of 45 runs in 21 balls and took the team to the threshold of victory.
In the first T20 match for India, once again the fast bowlers looked edgeless. For the team, where experienced pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar plundered 52 runs in his quota at an economy of 13.00. At the same time, Harshal Patel, who returned from injury, also spent 49 runs in his quota at an economy of 12.25. Apart from this, Pandya and Umesh Yadav also conceded 22 and 27 runs in their two overs each in a spell.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 23, 2022, 18:13 IST