NEI, 6th Dec – India defeated Australia by six wickets in the second T20 at Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday. With this win, India also won the three-match series. India won the opening Twenty20 international on Friday in Canberra by 11 runs.
The final match will be played on December 9th. Chasing a target of 195, India finished the game with two balls remaining, losing four wickets in the process. Hardik Pandya was adjudged Man of the Match for his blistering 42 runs knock which came just off 22 balls. He remained not out. Opener Shikhar Dhawan top scored for the team with 52 runs.
Earlier batting first Australia scored 194 in the stipulated 20 overs losing five wickets. Skipper MS Wade top scored for the team with a powerful 32 ball 58 runs hitting 10.
Input from – AIR ( NOA )