India vs Australia (2019) First T20 Match
India vs Australia (2019) First T20 Match commenced on February 24, 2019 Sunday, 07:00 P.M. local.
Venue: Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam.
Umpires: Chettithody Shamsuddin & Nitin Menon.
Third Umpire: Anil Chaudhary.
Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle.
India Squad for this India vs Australia (2019) First T20 Match are Rohit Sharma, Lokesh Rahul, Virat Kohli (c), Rishabh Pant, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Krunal Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Mayank Markande, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Jasprit Bumrah.
Players on bench are Shikhar Dhawan, Vijay Shankar, and Siddarth Kaul.
Australia Playing XI are Aaron Finch (c), D Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Peter Handscomb (wk), Ashton Turner, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins, Jhye Richardson, Jason Behrendorff, and Adam Zampa.
Substitutes are Alex Carey, Kane Richardson, Nathan Lyon, and Usman Khawaja.
Australia won the toss and opted to bowl.
Indian openers Rohit & Rahul arrived to crease to open the innings hoping to set a competing target in this India vs Australia (2019) First T20 Match. Rohit Sharma got out in the third over caught by Adam Zampa for Jason Behrendorff when the score was 14/1 in 2.3 overs. Virat Kohli (24 runs in 17 balls with three 4s) joined Lokesh Rahul (50 runs in 36 balls with six 4s and a six) and together added 55 runs to the total when Kohli was caught Coulter-Nile in Zampa’s bowling in 8.4 overs. MS. Dhoni (29 runs not out in 37 balls with a six) is another important contributor to India’s total of 126 runs losing 7 wickets in 20 overs.
For Australia, Coulter-Nile picked 3 wickets and lead the bowlers. Jason Behrendorff, Adam Zampa, & Pat Cummins all three players picked a wicket each in restricting India into this small total.
Australia started their innings and lost their first & second wickets in last ball of second over and first ball of third over. Aaron Finch was called LBW in Bumrah’s bowling as a third wicket. D Arcy Short (37 runs in 37 balls with five 4s) & Glenn Maxwell (56 runs in 43 balls with six 4s and two 6s) together added 84 runs for third wicket when Rahul caught Maxwell for Yuzvendra Chahal. In the end after losing 7 wickets, Australia won the India vs Australia (2019) First T20 Match scoring 127 runs in 20 overs.
For India, Jasprit Bumrah picked 3 wickets and Yuzvendra Chahal & Krunal Pandya picked a wicket each.
IND 126/7 (20.0 Ovs)
AUS 127/7 (20.0 Ovs)
Australia won this India vs Australia (2019) First T20 Match by 3 wickets and Man of the Match awarded to Nathan Coulter-Nile for his bowling.
Australia beat India by 3 wickets
|MS Dhoni (W)||not out||29||37||0||1|
|Yuzvendra Chahal||not out||0||4||0||0|
|Pat Cummins||not out||7||3||1||0|
|Jhye Richardson||not out||7||3||1||0|
India (IND) Scorecard
|Rohit Sharma c Adam Zampa b Jason Behrendorff||5||8||0||0|
|Lokesh Rahul c Aaron Finch b Nathan Coulter-Nile||50||36||6||1|
|Virat Kohli (C) c Nathan Coulter-Nile b Adam Zampa||24||17||3||0|
|Rishabh Pant run out (Jason Behrendorff)||3||5||0||0|
|MS Dhoni (W) not out||29||37||0||1|
|Dinesh Karthik b Nathan Coulter-Nile||1||3||0||0|
|Krunal Pandya c Glenn Maxwell b Nathan Coulter-Nile||1||6||0||0|
|Umesh Yadav lbw b Pat Cummins||2||4||0||0|
|Yuzvendra Chahal not out||0||4||0||0|
|Extras: 11 (b – 0, w – 9, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 126-7 in 20.0 overs (6.3 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Rohit Sharma, 2.3 ov),2-69 (Virat Kohli, 8.4 ov),3-80 (Rishabh Pant, 10 ov),4-92 (Lokesh Rahul, 12.2 ov),5-94 (Dinesh Karthik, 13 ov),6-100 (Krunal Pandya, 15 ov),7-109 (Umesh Yadav, 16.5 ov)
Australia (AUS) Scorecard
|D’Arcy Short run out (Krunal Pandya)||37||37||5||0|
|Marcus Stoinis run out (Umesh Yadav)||1||5||0||0|
|Aaron Finch (C) lbw b Jasprit Bumrah||0||1||0||0|
|Glenn Maxwell c Lokesh Rahul b Yuzvendra Chahal||56||43||6||2|
|Peter Handscomb (W) c MS Dhoni b Jasprit Bumrah||13||15||0||0|
|Ashton Turner b Krunal Pandya||0||5||0||0|
|Nathan Coulter-Nile b Jasprit Bumrah||4||8||0||0|
|Pat Cummins not out||7||3||1||0|
|Jhye Richardson not out||7||3||1||0|
|Extras: 2 (b – 0, w – 2, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 127-7 in 20.0 overs (6.35 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Marcus Stoinis, 2 ov),2-5 (Aaron Finch, 2.1 ov),3-89 (Glenn Maxwell, 13.3 ov),4-101 (D’Arcy Short, 15.2 ov),5-102 (Ashton Turner, 16.2 ov),6-113 (Peter Handscomb, 18.5 ov),7-113 (Nathan Coulter-Nile, 19 ov)
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