India failed to secure the series, Australia won by 7 wickets in the 2nd T20l match at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium
Australia won the toss and opted to field against the hosts. With few changes in the host side, Rahul and Dhawan opened the batting for India. Jason Behrendorff opens the pace attack for Australia. India displayed a brilliant batting performance compared to the last T20l match. The right-handed batsman and captain Virat Kohli hit six sixes and two fours accumulating a score of 72 in just 38 balls.
Kohli becomes the most run scorer at the venue in T20s, scoring 2447 runs in 77 innings, at an average of 36.52. MS Dhoni‘s fine 40 of 23 balls with three fours and three sixes was also quite impressive. The duo stuck together for a 100-run partnership within 8 overs. Dinesh Karthik hit two fours in 3 balls helping India reach 190 runs in 20 overs.
Chasing a tricky target, Australia starts its race. With no changes has been done to the playing XI squad, the players gave a top-notch performance saving the match and series with a 2-0 lead. Countering the tactics, Maxwell scored a fine hundred today. The Aussies outperformed India and thrashed them to a defeat in their home.
— CricDost (@CricDost) 27 February 2019
List of India’s bilateral series loss at home for India (T20Is):
1-0(1) vs Eng, 2011
1-0(2) vs NZ, 2012
2-0(3) vs SA, 2015
2-0(2) vs Aus, 2019
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