Australia once again look short of an idea in the new format of the game when they clobbered all-around the park by two dynamic West Indian batsman (Gayle and Fletcher).
Australians are totally outplayed by
Australia are placed in the group with West Indies and Sri Lanka which is already declared as ‘group of death’ and mighty Australians dream of winning the ICC world twenty20 Trophy is just one step away before it get shattered.
Now they must win against
Ricky Ponting after winning the toss decided to bat first but their team is reduce to 2/3 in the very first over. From their on rest of the batsman started the repair work and in the end they only reach 169 runs in their 20 overs.Thanks to David Warner inning of 63 runs of 53 balls and good support from D.Hussey (27 runs of 16 balls), M.Hussey (28 runs of 16 balls) and B.Haddin (24 runs of 19 balls).
Chris Gayle was declared Man-of-the-Match for his brutal knock of 88 runs of 50 balls.
Match Summary (
D.Warner- 63 M.Hussey –28*
J.Taylor– 4-0-33-2 D.Bravo- 4-0-31-2
C.Gayle- 88 A. Fletcher –53
M.Johnson – 3.5-0-36-2 Brett Lee- 4-0-56-1