IND vs WAXI:-The Indian team, which is preparing for the T20 World Cup 2022, has won its first warm-up match. Batting first, the Indian team scored 158 runs against Western Australia. In reply, Western Australia’s team could score 145 runs and lost the match by 13 runs. Suryakumar Yadav scored the highest 52 runs for India in this match. At the same time, Hardik Pandya played an innings of 29 runs. At the same time, Arshdeep Singh and Bhuvneshwar Kumar performed brilliantly with the ball.
Batting first in this match, India’s start was not special and India’s opening batsmen returned to the pavilion on a small score. After this Suryakumar Yadav made a comeback of his team by batting brilliantly. He scored 52 runs in 35 balls with the help of three fours and three sixes. At the same time, Hardik Pandya scored 29 runs in 20 balls. Due to the excellent batting of these two, India scored 158 runs in the allotted 20 overs for the loss of six wickets.
Chasing the target of 159 runs, the Western Australia team made 29 runs in the powerplay and lost four wickets. Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Arshdeep Singh took two wickets each and got India off to a great start. After this, the Western Australia team could not make a comeback in the match and kept losing wickets at regular intervals. In the last over, Western Australia had lost nine wickets and needed 30 runs to win. Harshal bowled brilliantly and helped India win by 13 runs.
The aim of the Indian team at the Perth ground is to adjust to the conditions in Australia through this warm-up match. In Perth, fast bowlers get a lot of bounce and pace. In such a situation, India’s batsmen and bowlers are getting used to it and making themselves better.
The short ball poses a challenge for the batsmen in Australia and all Indian batsmen will have to improve their pull shots. At the same time, bowlers will have to make their line length more accurate according to bounce and swing. Before this match, Virat Kohli gave autograph to the fans.
Both teams are as follows
Western Australia: Darcy Short, Aaron Hardy, Cameron Bancroft (wk), Ashton Turner (c), Sam Fanning, Hamish McKenzie, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Matthew Kelly, Nick Hobson.
India: Rohit Sharma (capt), Rishabh Pant (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Yuzvendra Chahal.