India vs Australia, 5th T20I Match Highlights: IND won by 6 runs, sealed series 4-1

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India vs Australia 5th T20I Match at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru

The M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru is set to witness an electrifying finale between India (IND) and Australia (AUS) in the fifth T20I on Sunday, December 3. With India already securing an impressive lead in the series, they will be eager to conclude with another impactful performance. On the other hand, the Aussies are determined to end their tour on a positive note with a win.



  India vs Australia 5th T20I 
  publive-imagepublive-imagepublive-image publive-image publive-image IND won by 6 runs
publive-imageIND   160/8 (20)
publive-imageAUS   154/8 (20)
  Venue   M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
  Date & Time   Sun, Dec 03, 07:00 PM IST
  Toss   AUS opt to bowl
  Player of the Match   Axar Patel
  Player of the Series   Ravi Bishnoi


Match Details

The highly anticipated clash between India and Australia is set to take place at the iconic M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. This thrilling encounter will be held on Sunday, December 3, starting at 7:00 PM.

Recap of the Previous Match


In the last match, the Indian bowlers showcased their prowess as the Indian batters struggled to post a substantial total on the board. Despite India scoring 174 in the first innings, it seemed like Australia had the upper hand at the halfway mark. However, Indian spinners Axar Patel and Ravi Bishnoi turned the tide in their team's favor. They bowled a brilliant eight-over spell, conceding just 33 runs and taking four crucial wickets, derailing the Aussies' chase.

The Battle Continues

Looking ahead to the final match, India aims to maintain their momentum and secure a 4-1 series victory. The team will rely on their experienced players to deliver once again. Australia, on the other hand, will be determined to salvage some pride and end the tour on a positive note with a win.


Pitch Report

The M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru is well-known for its batting-friendly wicket, posing a challenge for bowlers. The short boundary dimensions and quick outfield further favor the batters. Both teams' batters will be eager to exploit these conditions, and we might witness another high-scoring contest to wrap up this series. Crossing the 200-run mark will be a significant target for the team batting first.

Head-to-Head Record in T20I


In the 30 T20I matches played between India and Australia, India has emerged victorious on 18 occasions, while Australia has won 11 matches. One match ended in a no-result. This head-to-head record indicates that India has had the upper hand in T20I encounters between the two teams.

Probable Playing XI

India: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav (c), Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Mukesh Kumar, Arshdeep Singh


Australia: Travis Head, Josh Philippe, Ben McDermott, Aaron Hardie, Tim David, Matthew Short, Matthew Wade (c & wk), Ben Dwarshuis, Nathan Ellis, Jason Behrendorff, Tanveer Sangha

Today's Match Prediction

Considering India's dominant performance so far and their familiarity with the conditions, they are the favorites to win the match. However, cricket is a game of uncertainty, and Australia has the potential to bounce back. It will be an exciting clash between the two teams, and anything can happen on the day.


The final T20I match between India and Australia promises to be a thrilling encounter at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. Both teams will give their all to secure a victory. As cricket fans, we can look forward to witnessing a high-scoring contest and some exceptional performances from the players. So mark your calendars and get ready for an action-packed finale to this captivating series.

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