Australia will be looking to get back to winning ways in the T20 format when they face India in a two-match T20I series that starts from 24th February.
Skipper Aaron Finch has done well with the bat in the recently concluded Big Bash League. The opener will be desperate to get back to form and put in big scores for Australia on this tour. Glenn Maxwell, D’Arcy Short and Shaun Marsh are premier players in the format for the side for this T20I series.
On the other hand, India will be keen to continue their winning streak in the T20I series. The lost their previous T20I series in New Zealand. Certainly India will start as favorites for this series. Virat Kohli makes a return to the side and will lead India for this two-match T20I series.
Here are some of the important stats related to India vs Australia 2019 T20i Series
0 series wins for Australia against India in the T20I format. Aaron Finch and co. will be focused to do well in this two-match T20I series.
18 matches have been played between Australia and India in T20 cricket. India clearly have dominated the proceedings with 11 victories. Australia have managed to win six games in the format.
2 wickets needed by Indian premier pacer Jaspreet Bumrah to complete 50 wickets in T20 format. He currently has taken 48 wickets in 40 games at an average of 20.47.
204 runs required by India’s Shikhar Dhawan to complete 1500 runs in the T20 cricket. Dhawan has scored 1296 runs in 49 matches with nine half-centuries to his name.
155 runs needed by Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell to complete 1500 runs in the T20 format. Maxwell has scored 1345 runs in 57 games with two centuries to his name.
12 runs needed by Indian captain Virat Kohli to complete 500 runs against Australia in the T20 format. Kohli has scored 488 runs in 14 matches with five half-centuries to his name.