As soon as the 1st inning of the match was completed, Australia was the team to win the game. With just 127 to win Australia was the clear favourite. But, that wasn’t the case in the end.
India in the end lost the thriller with three wickets.
India after losing the toss was invited to bat and could put up only 126 runs with KL Rahul’s half-century. MSD made 29 while skipper contributed 24. All the remaining players were back to pavilion within single digits.
Australia, on the other hand, didn’t start well and were reduced to 5/2. Maxwell and Short scored 84 and put away team on driving seat but five quick wickets put back the pressure back on the Australia Jasprit Bumrah bowled 19th over and gave just 2 runs which gave Umesh Yadav 13 runs to defend in last over which he couldn’t.
Twitter reacts to the thrilling encounter:
— The-Lying-Lama (@KyaUkhaadLega) February 24, 2019
Umesh Yadav is that man if you give him an over and runs required are 36, He will still make sure other team wins. Such a chu*** bowler #INDvAUS
— Sagar (@Sthada1) February 24, 2019
— Godman Chikna (@Madan_Chikna) February 24, 2019
— Dhavan kadia (@dhaone110) February 24, 2019
Bumrah does Bumrah!
Umesh does Umesh! #IndvAus
— Bharath Seervi (@SeerviBharath) February 24, 2019
It was a comeback match for Umesh Yadav. He did well. Helped Australia come back in the game. #IndvAus
— SAGAR (@sagarcasm) February 24, 2019
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) February 24, 2019
— Kamran Ashar🇮🇳 (@Im_Ashar10) February 24, 2019
— Shaikh Rashid🇮🇳 (@shaikhrashid82) February 24, 2019
— #INDvAUS #PSL4 (@StarCricket) February 24, 2019
When your Sunday’s ending well
Umesh yadav : Rukja mai abhi baki hu. #INDvAUS
— Mayur Golait (@Mayur_Golait_) February 24, 2019
— HEISENBURGER (@_EMIname_) February 24, 2019
Umesh Yadav defending runs in the final over pic.twitter.com/JFkbmFzn1X
— Anurag Singh (@anurag_singh_30) February 24, 2019
— Washer online (@washersrkian1) February 24, 2019
— अपनाpun (@Crick_PUNdit) February 24, 2019
— 🇮🇳 Anuradha 🇮🇳 (@AnuRadha9082) February 24, 2019
Indian fans going to meet Umesh Yadav pic.twitter.com/Q1zggj4LUg
— サソカル (@Shankar326662) February 24, 2019