IND vs AUS 3rd T20 Preview: Team India will square off with Australia in the third and final T20I of the series at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney today. The AUS vs IND live streaming will commence at 1:40 PM IST. The Men in Blue now have an opportunity to go one step further and whitewash the Aussies, something which the Aaron Finch led side failed to do in the ODI series after leading 2-0. If you are looking for IND vs AUS 3rd T20 match preview, pitch report, playing 11 updates, and live-streaming details as mentioned below.
This is the final white-ball game of 2020 and it is all set to be played at SCG. Meanwhile, the Indian cricket team had already seized the series by taking an unassailable 2-0 in the ongoing three-match series. After losing the ODI series to the hosts, the visitors avenged their defeat by winning the T20I series. In the last T20I, the Indian bowlers leaked runs, but it was yorker rookie Natarajan who finished with the spell of 2/20 which restrict the Australian team inside the 200-run mark.
On the other hand, Australia will be playing for their pride in the last fixture and going into the all-important four-match Test series with a psychological edge. It seems to be a cracker of the contest between the two most dominating sides in the shortest format.
Sydney's pitch is favoring both pacers as well as spinners. Toss will be the key as the dew comes in the later half of the day. The average score at this venue will be around 170-180runs. The weather will look pleasant in the final T20 match and no rain is expected throughout the day.
India: Virat Kohli (C), KL Rahul (WK), Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson, Hardik Pandya, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Yuzvendra Chahal, T Natarajan
Australia: Aaron Finch (C), Matthew Wade (WK), D Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Moises Henriques, Sean Abbott, Mitchell Swepson, Adam Zampa, Andrew Tye
India: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, KL Rahul (VC/wk), Mayank Agarwal, Hardik Pandya, Sanju Samson (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Navdeep Saini, Deepak Chahar, T Natarajan
Australia: Aaron Finch (C), Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Glenn Maxwell, Daniel Sams, Moises Henriques, Marnus Labuschagne, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade (wk), David Warner, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood
In India, Sony Sports Network will live telecast the IND vs AUS 3rd T20 match. Cricket fans in the Indian sub-continent will have to subscribe to SonyLIV to enjoy the uninterrupted live-streaming of the final T20I.