Nagpur: India set a target of 91 runs in the second T20I which started late due to heavy rain. The match was shortened to 8 overs due to rain.
The Aussies scored 90 runs for the loss of 5 wickets. India won the toss and sent Australia into bat. Aussies batsmen kept the run rate below 10 in the match which was reduced to only eight overs.
Aaron Finch (31) and Matthew Wade (43 not out), the winner of the last match, excelled. Cameron Green (5), Glenn Maxwell (0) and Team David (2) who were the top scorers in the last match were out quickly Steve Smith (7) scored runs and was run out on the last ball. In bowling, Akshar Patel took 2 wickets and Jasprit Bumrah took 1 wicket for India.