IND vs AUS, 2nd T20I: Dinesh Karthik Finishes Match In Model With Six And 4 In Final Over. Watch


India vs Australia, 2nd T20I: Dinesh Karthik scored 10 not out off 2 balls.© AFP

India defeated Australia by 6 wickets within the second T20I match that came about in Nagpur on Friday. It was a rain-curtailed sport as a consequence of moist outfield. The beginning was delayed and thus the match was diminished to 8-overs-a-side. Australia scored 90 runs on the lack of 5 wickets and India reached house on the second ball of the eighth over. Whereas Rohit Sharma anchored the innings together with his 46 not out off 20 balls, it was Dinesh Karthik who completed the match for India with a six and a 4 within the first two deliveries of the ultimate over.

India wanted 9 runs to win off the ultimate over that was being bowled by Daniel Sams. The left-arm pacer bowled the primary ball on the pads of Karthik, who smashed it for a six over backward sq. leg. The equation got here down to three off 5 balls and to keep away from any drama in the direction of the tip, Karthik pulled Sams’ slower brief ball for a 4 in the direction of deep mid-wicket and completed the sport for India.

Quickly after the match-finishing 4, India skipper Rohit, who was standing on the non-striker’s finish, ran to Karthik and hugged him.


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Earlier, Matthew Wade‘s 43 not out off 20 balls and Aaron Finch‘s 31 off 15 helped Australia publish a aggressive rating on the board. Axar Patel was distinctive with the ball, choosing two wickets whereas conceding solely 13 runs in his two overs.

In reply, Rohit and KL Rahul gave India a terrific begin and added 39 runs in simply 2.4 overs earlier than Rahul fell to Adam Zampa. The Australian spinner then dismissed Virat Kohli and Suryakumar Yadav to maintain his facet within the sport however the duo of Rohit and Karthik finally took India house.

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