T20 world is under running and the group matches are nearly finished, the match between Pakistan and Australia played at Mohali in the evening. This match was very crucial for Pakistan to remain in the tournament. The situation has become very worse for Pakistan.
Australia won the toss and elected to bat first, Australian opener Aaron finch who is being played in the tournament for the first time is the number one ranked player in icc t20. Usman Khawaja the man in form has scored 21 runs in 16 balls, Steven smith has scored 61 runs on 43 balls, and Glenn Maxwell has scored 30 runs on 18 balls and Shane Watson scored 44 runs in 21 balls. Australia have given the target of 193 in 20 overs with a run rate of 9.65. wahab riaz has done great bowling and took 2 wickets in 4 overs.
The response from Pakistan was not quite up to mark as they lost their early wicket on 21 run in 3rd over, sharjeel khan has scored 30 runs on 19 balls, Khalid latif scored 46 on 41 balls, Umar akmal 32 runs on 20 balls, and shoiab Malik 40 runs on 20 balls and remained not out, but Pakistan was not able to chase the target and scored total of 172 runs in 20 overs. Australian bowler James Faulkner has taken 5 wickets in 4 overs and given 28 runs.
Man of the match was Australian James Faulkner for his wonderful bowling.