Australia take just one wicket in tune-up thrashing

Australia have been nicely overwhelmed in their last warm-up forward of the T20 World Cup, as India cruised to an eight-wicket victory on the ICC Academy Ground in Dubai Sports City.

Justin Langer’s males have been reeling at three down with solely 11 runs on the board, however the center order dragged the entire as much as 5/152.

David Warner’s dry spell goes on, the opener pinned in entrance by Ravichandran Ashwin for a solitary run from seven balls.

The 34-year-old final raised the bat earlier than the Indian Premier League was placed on hiatus, on the peak of the nation’s coronavirus disaster earlier in the 12 months.

Glenn Maxwell (37), batting in a wide-brimmed hat, and former captain Steve Smith placed on 61 for the fourth wicket earlier than the Victorian dragged on from a Rahul Chahar supply.

Smith clipped alongside to 57 earlier than he was caught by Rohit Sharma off the bowling of Bhuvneshwar Khumar, and Marcus Stoinis (41) hit 5 boundaries to shut out the Australian innings.

In response, India have been by no means troubled.

Ashton Agar (1/14 from two overs) claimed the one wicket of the innings, ending KL Rahul’s innings on 39.

Veteran opener Rohit Sharma retired on 60 having gone over the rope 3 times and crossed it one other 5, leaving Suryakumar Yadav (38) to fireside the staff to victory with 13 balls to spare.

Australia take on South Africa in their first match for factors on Saturday night time at 9:00pm ADST.

A 22-run last over noticed the Proteas over the road in their tune-up in opposition to Pakistan, with Rassie van der Dussen (101) mentioning his century with the profitable runs.

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