Stadium: Australia win by four runs, lead series by 1-0


"There were a lot of variables in the game but that's T20 cricket". Aggression is shown through your body language on the field, or for bowlers how long they can keep bowling in the same area. "We're won't be taking anything for granted", he added. We haven't played Australia after everything that has happened so I can not really say what the atmosphere is going to be on the ground like.

India were poor in the field on Wednesday.

The Aussie skipper is finding life tough in white-ball cricket at the moment, and would desperately love a big score and he had the ideal opportunity on Wednesday after being given a life by Virat Kohli.

However, Kuldeep Yadav once again came to India's rescue with the chinaman sending the duo back to the pavilion in quick succession before Maxwell and Stoinis took charge.

Alex Carey made an error just three balls earlier, gifting India a free hit after breaking the bails with his gloves, two balls later Carey's sharp work saw the back of KL Rahul. As batsmen, we need to adapt a bit. It was some outstanding stuff from one of the best death bowlers in world cricket. We tried to target him (Zampa) but he got us out. Dinesh Karthik was aiming for Nidahas Trophy finish, this time partnering Rishabh Pant.

Australia has a few big names in their side but if there is one player who has really impressed everyone, it is Ellyse Perry who has had a successful tournament so far. We have played here before as well and that experience is quite handy. So when the first ball arrived somewhere in the region of a hittable length, Short did swing for the straight boundary, but contact with the toe of the bat brought a skier and a fine, composed catch by Kuldeep Yadav, and a sixth consecutive tally in the decidedly underwhelming zone. Chris Lynn started the acceleration process of host's innings with 37 runs from 20 balls.

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I speak to him after games. "You'd have a few players thinking "we'll play this shape", or someone else thinking something else". The FAI is hoping to make a swift appointment, with the draw for the Euro 2020 finals due to take place in Dublin on December 2.

That is expected to count in the favour of Finch, who hasn't played a first-class game since the second Test against Pakistan, and Head, who may have saved his spot with a recent knock of 87 for South Australia. "Melbourne is like a homecoming".

"I think Josh, Starcy and I are all going to rest up this Shield game and be right to go in Adelaide", Cummins told reporters in Sydney on Thursday. Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis have put together a 78 run partnership off just 36 balls.

"'We have got good memories in the team".

Cummins and Hazlewood managed to stay fit for all five Tests during their Ashes triumph over England previous year and their fitness will be crucial for the hosts in their quest to topple India.

'I hear you guys talking about the classic cricket shots but the game's changing guys, ' Khawaja said while commentating with former Test players Adam Gilchrist and Andrew Symonds. "Obviously, things have not gone our way but we know we are still a good side", said Stoinis. "So it is something we are working on".

"The boys played really well especially through the middle overs with the bat". "Never been my strong point at school (maths)".