Team India, steered by skipper Rohit Sharma's ruthless batting, levelled the three-match T20I series against Australia clinching a six-wicket victory over the yellow brigade in the second encounter in Nagpur Friday.
Nagpur/UNI: Skipper Rohit Sharma's masterful unbeaten 46 off 20 balls and Dinesh Karthik's perfect finish helped India beat Australia by 6 wickets in an 8-over faceoff and square the three-match series 1-1 at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Friday.
Despite piling 208 runs on the scoreboard, India lost to Australia by four wickets in the first T20I match in Mohali Tuesday.
Indian cricket captain Rohit Sharma received flak from a section of netizens after the men-in-blue had to swallow a defeat in the hands of Australia even after setting a target over 200 in 20 overs in the first T20I Tuesday.
Indian allrounder Hardik Pandya's stormy 71 was left with no value as India were defeated by Australia by four wickets in the first of the three T20I matches played here Tuesday.
Melbourne/UNI: Australia are taking no risks ahead of next month's ICC T20 World Cup with three key players ruled out of their upcoming tour of India.
Dubai: The official warm-up fixtures for all 16 teams of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 have been announced, with matches to be played across Brisbane and Melbourne.
Melbourne/IBNS: T20 star Tim David has stormed into Australia's T20 World Cup squad on the back of a series of breathtaking performances in T20 leagues around the world.
Birmingham: Dominant performance by Australia ended India's gold medal dream at the Commonwealth Games 2022, as they beat the Manpreet Singh-led team 7-0 in the Final on Monday.
Birmingham: A billion hearts broke as India failed to grab yet another gold medal after they lost in the women's CWG T20 finals to Australia, who clinched the medal rush by 9 runs here on Sunday.
Galle/UNI: Sri Lanka have been rocked with three more Covid-19 cases ahead of the second Test match against Australia, starting Jul 8, the country's cricket board said Thursday.
Galle/UNI: Sri Lankan allrounder Angelo Mathews tested Covid-19 positive ahead of the third day's play of the first Test against Australia here Friday.
New Zealand legend Daniel Vettori has been confirmed as one of the Australian men's team's new full-time assistant coaches.
Canberra/UNI/IBNS: Former Australian cricket star Andrew Symonds has died in a single-vehicle car crash in North Queensland, police said. He was 46.
Dubai: Australia have increased their lead over second-placed India from one to nine rating points while Pakistan have overtaken England to fifth position in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s Test Team Rankings following the annual update carried out today.