The 3rd and last match of the T20 series between England and Australia was played yesterday at The Rose Bowl, Southampton, in which Australia defeated England by 5 wickets. 1st and 2nd T-20 already won by England and with this also won the T20 series.
Australia won the toss and invited England to bat first, England batted first, scored 145 runs lost of 6 wickets in 20 overs, Bairstow played a half-century inning of 55 runs with 3 sixes and 3 boundaries in 44 balls, J Denly unbeaten 29 runs in 19 balls, Moeen 23 runs in 21 balls, Malan 21 runs in 18 balls, apart from this Jos Buttler 44 runs off 29 balls, Chris Jordan unbitten 14 runs from 8 balls. Apart from this Billings 4 runs in 4 balls, Tom Banton 2 runs in 6 balls, and Tom Curran unbeaten 2 runs in 3 balls. In this way, England batted first after lost the toss and scored 145 runs after losing 6 wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 146 runs for Australia.
Australian ballers- Zampa got 2 wickets, and apart from this, all ballers got 1-1 wicket.
In the second innings, Australia chasing 146 runs, very easy to achieve the target after losing 5 wickets in 19.3 overs, and won the match by 5 wickets. Australia starting was very well, Matthew Wade scored 14 runs in 9 balls, Aaron Finch 39 runs off 26 balls, Marcus Stoinis 26 runs from 18 balls, Glenn Maxwell 6 runs in 11 balls, Steven Smith 3 runs from 4 balls, Mitchell Marsh unbeaten 39 runs in 26 balls, and Ashton Agar unbeaten 16 runs in 13 balls. In this way, Australia chasing 146 runs, easy to achieve the target after losing 5 wickets in 19.3 overs and won the match by 5 wickets.
England's ballers- Adil Rashid got 3 wickets, Mark Wood and Tom Curran got 1-1 wicket.
Man of the match- Mitchell Marsh from Australia selected for the man of the match, he played an unbeaten match-winning innings 39 runs in 36 balls with 1 sixes and 2 boundaries.
Result of the T20 series- England won the 1st and 2nd match, and Australia won 3rd match. As the result, England won the T-20 series by 2-1.