The 'mighty' Indians defeated the Australian team by 6 wickets in the third and final encounter of T20 International series between both the teams. Batting first, openers Aaron Finch and D'Arcy Short gave a blistering start to their inning and scored 68 runs in the first 8 overs. Finch lost his wicket on the third ball of the 9th over. After that wicket, Australian batting unit fell like a pack of cards. They went from 68/1 to 90/4. Alex Carey, Marcus Stoinis, and Nathan Coulter-Nile took them to a defendable total of 164.
The Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma had a strong opening stand and added 67 runs for the first wicket. The Men in Blue lost the plot when they lost successive wickets of KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant. Virat Kohli played an amazing knock of 61* to take his team to the victory. With this win, India have leveled the series 1-1.