Sydney: India wins the 3rd t20 played against Australia in SCG Sydney.
Australia won the toss and elected to bat first, D. Short and A.Finch batted extremely well in the powerplay and gave a good opening. By the end of the first innings Aussies lost 6 wickets and gave a total of 164. A. Finch was the leading scorer for the team, scored 28 off 25. Krunal Pandeya with 4 wickets was the leading bowler for the Indians.The target given was pretty much competitive on a pitch of SCG.
Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan after a brilliant start lost their wickets consecutively at 67 runs. But Kohli stood aside and lead the team to victory. The target was achieved by the Indians with 3 balls remaining. Virat Kohli played an outstanding innings of 61 runs in 41 balls. The three match series ended tied 1-1.
Note- Indian team hasn’t lost a series since September 2017, it includes 12 consecutive tour of series.