Australia produced a phenomenal batting discover to overcome hosts India by means of 4 wickets within the first T20I proper right here on Tuesday.
Invited to bat, Hardik Pandya (71 now not out) and KL Rahul (55) scored scintillating half-centuries to wait India post 208 for 6. In recognize, opener Cameron Green position India at the inspire foot in conjunction with his 30-ball 61 previous than Matthew Wade (45 now not out off 21) took the visitors over the road with 4 balls to spare.
With the take away, Australia took a 1-0 lead within the three-match collection. Previous, Rahul (55 off 35 balls) scored his second consecutive fifty which built-in 4 obstacles and 3 maximums. The in-manufacture Pandya pummelled the visiting bowlers into submission in conjunction with his unbeaten 30-ball 71. The all-rounder smashed the ball seven scenarios to the fence and 5 scenarios over it to revel in interaction India over the 200-speed tag.
For Australia, medium pacer Nathan Ellis 3/30 turned into the engage of the bowlers.
India 208/6 in 20 overs (Hardik Pandya 71 now not out, KL Rahul 55; Nathan Elis 3/30, Josh Hazlewood 2/39)
Australia: 211/6 in 19.2 over (Cameron Green 61, Matthew Wade 45 now not out; Axar Patel 3/17)