India losses the first T20, Australia won by 4 runs via D/L method

by | Nov 22, 2018

India losses its first T20 in the Indian tour of Australia on 21 Nov 2018. Australia started the first innings setting a target of 158 for 4 wickets, with Glenn Maxwell scoring the highest 46 runs from 24 balls. Due to rain, the overs were shortened to 17. With a revised target of 174 runs India set for batting. Even with a smashing performance by Shikhar Dhawan 76 runs off 42 balls, Indian innings fell short by 5 runs. India finished for 169/7 leaving great disappointment to their fans.
A scorecard is as follows
Australia: 158/4 in 17 overs
India: 169/7 in 17 overs Target 174 via D/L method
S. Dhawan (IND) 76 G. Maxwell (AUS) 46 were the top Batsmen
A. Zampa (AUS) 22/1 K. Yadav (IND) 24/2 were the top Bowlers