IND vs AUS T20 Highlights, 1st Match, Mohali: Green, Wade Give AUS Brilliant 4-Wicket Win
IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live Score

IND vs AUS 1st T20I Highlights: Incredible batting this by India. KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma started positively but Rohit failed to score big. Virat Kohli followed him soon but KL Rahul continued and smacked a blazing half-century. He was dismissed for 55. Suryakumar Yadav took over from him and played some blistering shots, svcoring 46. The best innings came from Hardik Pandya who launched a scathing attack on Australian bowlers and scored 71 off 30 balls.

10 overs have gone by and India will be pleased with their position. Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma got out early  but Suryakumar Yadav and KL Rahul have put India in a great position. KL Rahul has reached his half-century while Suryakumar Yadav is also nearing the landmark. Both players have added 56 runs together at the time of writing.

Virat Kohli will be massively disappointed after failing to score big. With Rohit also back in the hut, KL Rahul and Sryakumar Yadav will now have to build a big partnership. Mohali is a high scoring venue.

KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma opened the batting for India and gave the team a flying start. Both Rahul and Rohit hit a six before Rohit was dismissed by Josh Hazlewood. Virat Kohli is at the crease now.

Australia have won the toss and opted to field. Tim David is making his debut for Australia. For India, Jasprit Bumrah and Rishabh Pant are not part of the playing 11.

India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik(w), Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal

Australia (Playing XI): Aaron Finch(c), Cameron Green, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Josh Inglis, Tim David, Matthew Wade(w), Pat Cummins, Nathan Ellis, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood

 

Live Updates

  • 10:35 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Matthew Wade turned back the clock and delivered a match-winning inning of 45 off 21 balls after Cameron Green set up the chase with a blazing 61. India will be very disappointed with this performance.

  • 10:33 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: That’s the winning run, Australia win by 4 wickets. India’s misery continues and they have a lot of big questions to answer ahead of the T20 Word Cup.

  • 10:31 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: David has hit it straight to long on fielder, but it’s little too late for India.

  • 10:29 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: 38 off 20 balls by Matthew Wade and Bhuvi has been exposed here. His death bowling has been really poor, gives away 16 in the 19th over. Australia just two runs away from a historic chase.

  • 10:25 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Should be an easy chase from here. 17 needed of 12 balls.

  • 10:23 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Another short ball and another six by Wade. 2021 WC semi-final memories are back.

  • 10:21 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: In the slot and six by Tim David, this is trouble for India.

  • 10:21 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Wade turning on the game in favour of Australia. Charges down the ground and smacks Harshal for a six. Harshal drops Wade off his own bowling on the next ball. It’s all happening in Mohali. AUS need 33 off 16.

  • 10:17 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: A couple of boundaries by Wade off Bhuvi have kept Australia alive in the game.

  • 10:12 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Excellent over from Harshal, just six off it. Australia need 54 in 24 balls.

  • 10:08 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: What a game this is turning out to be, 60 needed off the last five overs. The match is headed to a thrilling finish.

  • 10:04 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: WICKET! Another one from Axar Patel. Wicket-to-wicket bowling doing wonders for him today. Inglish went across and fails to connect the sweep, only to see his leg stump knocked out

  • 10:02 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Jos Inglish has raced to 17 off just nine balls, Australia are ahead one has to believe at the moment. AUS 145/4 in 14 overs.

  • 10:00 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Runs leaking from Indian bowlers. Josh Inglish and Tim David are very capable batters. AUS need 70 runs in 40 balls.

  • 9:54 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: WICKET! Gone, this time there is no confusion. Short ball by Yadav. Maxwell makes room and wanted to cut it over points, gets a faint edge to the keeper. Massive moment in the game. AUS 124/4

  • 9:52 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: WICKET! That’s a controversial call but India won’t mind. Umesh Yadav bowled a full ball and Smith wanted to guide it to the third man. The ball went to the keeper and the Indian appealed for a caught behind which the umpire rejected. However, Rohit Sharma went upstairs. The third umpire gave Smith out as there was a spike but the bat was very close to the ground as well. IND. 123/3 in 12 overs.

  • 9:48 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Umesh Yadav has been hit for six boundaries in the eight balls he has bowled.

  • 9:44 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Much-needed wicket for India as Axar Patel removes the dangerous Cameron Green. Wanted to slog this deep into the stands, but it was all height and no distance. Virat Kohli runs in from long-on and takes an easy catch. AUS 110/2

  • 9:40 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: 100 needed of the last 10 overs, Australia in the driver’s seat. India will rue those two drop chances.

  • 9:34 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Dropped! Another drop, this time of Smith by KL Rahul. What’s going on, the match is slipping away from India. Cameron Green brings up his half-century as well.

  • 9:29 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Dropped! what a massive moment in the game. Axar Patel has dropped Cameron Green at deep square. Green hit one flat to Patel who shells an important catch. AUS 86/1

  • 9:26 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Carnage continues as Green Fetches 20 off Chahal’s over. IND in trouble, they need a wicket now. AUS 79/1 in 7

  • 9:22 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Wonderful powerplay for Australia as they scored 60 runs for the loss of Aaron Finch.

  • 9:11 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Wicket! much needed wicket for India as Axar Patel removes Aaron Finch. Finch wanted to slog this out of the park, misses as the ball goes on to hit the timber. AUS 39/1

  • 9:08 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Carnage in Mohali. Australia are on a boundary-hitting mission. seven fours and a six in just 18 balls bowled so far. Incredible. AUS 38/0 in 3 overs.

  • 9:02 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Hattrick of boundaries for Cameron Green off Umesh Yadav. This is a good start for Australia. They are looking to put the Indian bowlers under pressure straight away. AUS 24/0 in 1.4

  • 8:58 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Oh what a start by Finch, six to start the innings for Australia. Full and swinging away. Finch lofts it over long off for a six. Intent straight away, Bhuvi has troubled him in past but the Australian skipper wants to dominate the bowler now.

  • 8:55 PM IST

  • 8:45 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Hardik Pandya has left Australia reeling with a brutal batting display. Incredible batting this by Hardik. Finishes the inning with a hattrick of sixes which has taken India past 200 as well. IND finish on 208/6 and Hardik remains not out on 65 off 29 balls. What a player he has been for India.

  • 8:39 PM IST

    IND vs AUS 1st T20I Live: Incredible cricket, Harshal times this well and the ball was heading for a six but Maxwell at the long-on boundary jumps in the air and pushes the ball back inside the ground, saves five for his team. Meanwhile, Hardik crunched a boundary on the next ball which took him to a wonderful half-century.