Australia outclass India in Super '8' game

Published: Saturday, May 8, 2010, 9:39 [IST]
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Australia outclass India in S'8' game

Kensington Oval: Rohit Sharma knock of 46 ball 79 goes in vain as Australia thrash India by 49 runs in the super eight game of Group F in the ICC Twenty20 World Cup here on Friday.

Australia put up a brilliant 184/5 with Shane Watson and David Warner producing a great opening stand with Watson scoring 54 and Warner 72.

India vs Australia, Super 8, Group F - Scorecard

In-reply, India crumbled and bowled out for a paltry 135 as this shows thier poor performance. Despite the fight from Rohit Sharma, Indian players just didn't even cross a double digit number. Harbhajan Singh the other player scored 11 at the end.

Rohit Sharma putting up a valiant fight till the end with a well scored 79. At one point of time India were reduce to a measly 50/7.

ICC T20 WC '10: Fixture - Points - Top10(R/W)

David Warner was adjudged as Man of the Match.

India will take on West Indies and Sri Lanka as a part of Super Eight games and they need to win both the matches.

Brief Score:

Australia 184/5 (20 overs)
Warner 72 (42) Yuvraj 2-20
Watson 54 (32) Nehra 2-31

India 135 all out (17.4 overs)
Sharma 79* (46) Nannes 3-25
Harbhajan 13 (11) Tait 3-21


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