India vs Australia: Team India, batting first, managed to score a huge score of 208 runs, even after that the team had to face defeat.
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The first match of the three T20 match series between India and Australia was played today at Mohali Cricket Ground in Punjab. Australia’s team has been able to win this match by four wickets. Team India, batting first, managed to score a huge score of 208 runs, even after that the team had to face defeat. Indian batsmen gave a lot of runs to defend the bowlers in this match. Even after this the result went against Team India. Let us know what is the reason behind this.
The bowlers turned the water on the hopes
Team India’s bowlers slipped the winning match out of hand. All the bowlers looted runs. Except for Axar Patel, all other bowlers played an important role in the defeat of Team India. Axar Patel bowled 4 overs and took three wickets for 17 runs at an economy of 4.25. Apart from this, Umesh Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal got wickets but failed to save runs. Yuzvendra Chahal looted runs at an economy of 12.60, while Umesh Yadav looted runs at an economy of 13.50. Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel and Hardik Pandya also conceded runs at an economy rate of 11 runs per over. This is the reason why Team India lost the match even after scoring big.
Cameron Green’s catch had to be dropped
Cameron Green, who made his debut in Australia’s team, played an innings of 61 runs in 30 balls while opening the batting. During this, 8 fours and 4 skyscraper sixes were seen with Green’s bat. Let us tell you that during this innings, Indian fielders gave two lives to Cameron Green. At first, Axar Patel easily dropped the catch of Green. After this KL Rahul also gave him life. Team India’s defeat was assured after Cameron Green’s catch was missed.
First Published : 20 Sep 2022, 11:13:13 PM