England faced T20 defeat against Australia

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Saturday, February 10th, 2018 | 0

Earlier, team England defeated Australia in ODI series while visiting Australia to play a complete dual tournament against team Australia. They played the new season of Ashes series against the local and team and this season Australia won the Ashes series by dominating the whole series. They won by 4 – 0 against England. Later, they played a five matches ODI series against Australia where England won the series by 4 – 1 games. After that Australia and New Zealand have arranged a T20I series where in the second match, England faced T20 defeat against Australia. The T20 series is known as Trans-Tasman Tri-Series which started in 2nd February, 2018.

England faced T20 defeat against Australia

However, the match between England and Australia was the 2nd match in the Trans-Tasman Tri series where in the first match, Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets considering D/L method. Later, they were scheduled to play the 2nd match against England and in the match, Australia managed their 2nd victory in the season of tri nation series.

The match between them was hosted in 7th February, 2018 and this T20I match was the day/ night competition. Besides, it was hosted at Bellerive Oval, Hobart. Australia won the toss and opted to bowl first. Team England came to bat first and scored 155 runs in their innings. The score was almost good but it should be a little more. Dawid Malan scored highest 50 runs for the team England where Glenn Maxwell took highest three wickets for Australia. Later, came to chase the score, Glenn Maxwell made an amazing century and remained unbeaten. He scored 103 runs and based on his destructive innings, Australia got a victory in 18.3 overs. David Willey took three wickets for England. Maxwell achieved the match of the match awards.

Jason Roy and Hales started the innings for England but their opening partnership was broken in 16 runs so far. In the 2nd wicket partnership between Hales and Malan, they added almost 45 runs. Malan scored 50 runs and Hales scored 22 runs for the team. Besides, Morgan who is the captain of English team scored 22 runs for the team. Rest players did not judge their name. FInally losing nine wickets, England finished their innings scoring 155 runs in 20 overs.

The opening of Australia was also not well. Warner was gone with 4 runs where Short scored 30 runs so far. Just Maxwell played well in the match and rest players did not reach the two figures. But also they chased the score successfully.

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