Australia defeated England in the third match of the tri-series T20 and Australia beat England by seven wickets in the tournament and their third match today. Australia won three straight matches
Australia won the toss and decided to bat first England went on to win 137 runs for 7 wickets in 20 overs and England Skipper and wicketkeeper Jos Buttler (46), Sam Billings (29) and James Vince (21) Why Richardson took 3 wickets for Australia?
Australia responded with a 33-ball win in the small innings of four batsmen. Centuries from Glenn Maxwell (39), D’Arty short unbeaten 36, Chris Lynn 31 and Aaron Finch contributed 20 runs for the unbeaten 20. England’s Chris Jordan took two wickets.
After the first three matches of the tournament in Australia, the remaining matches in the New Zealand series will be held in New Zealand. So England and New Zealand will face Wellington on February 13.