It was indeed a mouth-watering innings from Virat Kohli © AFP
It was indeed a mouth-watering innings from Virat Kohli © AFP (File photo)

India‘s one of the most reliable batsman Virat Kohli was overwhelmed by his knock, as he steered India to a memorable and a crucial win against Australia, in the Super 10 Group 2, Match 31 of the ongoing ICC World T20 2016 at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali on Sunday, and also mentioned that this innings has to be among the top three innings of his entire cricketing career so far. It was indeed a mouth-watering innings from Kohli, as he made sure that India sees home and also helped India qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament. India now most likely face West Indies in the knock-out stage. FULL CRICKET SCORECARD: India vs Australia, Super 10 Group 2, Match 31 at Mohali

Virat Kohli scored a match-winning 82 not out to take India into the semi-final of ICC T20 World Cup 2016. Kohli helped India chase down Australia’s 160 for 6 in phenomenal fashion in Match 31 of ICC T20 World Cup 2016 at Mohali on Sunday. India will now play West Indies in the second semi-final at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan continued to disappoint in the ICC T20 World Cup 2016, this time putting on 23 in 4 overs before the latter top-edged a pull off Nathan Coulter-Nile to Usman Khawaja at fine leg for 13. FULL CRICKET UPDATES: India vs Australia, Super 10 Group 2, Match 31 at Mohali

Rohit followed a couple of overs later, stepping out to Shane Watson and getting bowled for 12 from 17 balls. From being India’s in-form batsmen in the lead-up to the tournament, the duo have not managed to reach 30 between them in this tournament so far. Nehra bowled a superb 18th over, conceding a mere 4 runs to Shane Watson and James Faulkner. Bumrah, who had conceded 17 off his first over, conceded only 15 off his next 3 overs to finish with figures of 1 for 32.