IND vs AUS T20 In Bengaluru: The last match of the five-match T20 series between India and Australia will be played at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. Today (3 December) both the teams will face each other at 7 pm. Even before this, a T20 match has been played between these two teams on this ground. Then Australia defeated India thanks to Maxwell’s century. Australia won this match by 7 wickets.
In this match held on 27 February 2019, Australian captain Aaron Finch won the toss and chose to bowl first. Here KL Rahul batted brilliantly and gave a good start to Team India by scoring 47 runs on 26 balls. Later, Virat Kohli’s 72 runs on 38 balls and MS Dhoni’s 40 runs on 23 balls took Team India to the score of 190/4 in the stipulated 20 overs. Considering the pitch of Bengaluru, this score was not very big. This is because the chase was easy on this pitch.
Maxwell’s stormy innings
Australia had a bad start here. By the time they reached 22 runs, the Kangaroo team lost two wickets. From here D’Archie Short and Glenn Maxwell took over the innings with a partnership of 73 runs. Short became the victim of Vijay Shankar after scoring 40 runs in 28 balls. Glenn Maxwell started from here. He hit sixes in a explosive manner. The result was that with Peter Handscomb, he made an unbeaten partnership of 99 runs on 51 balls and led Australia to victory.
In this partnership, Handscomb scored 20 runs on 18 balls. The remaining runs came from Maxwell’s bat. Australia achieved the target with two balls and seven wickets remaining. Maxwell took the ‘Player of the Match’ award after scoring 113 runs in 55 balls.
Australia won both the matches here
Australia played two T20 matches at Chinnaswamy Stadium and won both the matches. At the same time, the Indian team lost 3 out of 6 matches on this ground and won 2 matches. One match of Team India remained inconclusive here. That means Australia’s record on this ground has been much better than Team India.