Australian Team defeated India by 103 runs in the warm up game of Board President’s XI held on Tuesday . The batsmen as well as bowlers showed outstanding performance in the game on Tuesday and finished it with a great triumph in Chennai.
In the second innings of game, five batsmen clinched half-centuries and Ashton Agar took four wickets as BPXI crushes in the match. Indian team lost all the wickets at a score of 244.
Prior, Hilton Cartwright player lost the game in the initial overs. The 106 runs partnership between skipper Steve Smith and David Warner helped the team a lot. Australia lost the second wicket in the 14 over of game. David Warner clinched 64 off 48 balls while Smith clinched 55.
The partnership of 88 runs between Marcus Stoinis and Travis take Australian team to the victory. Afterward, wicket-keeper batsman Matthew clinched 24 runs in ball 45 balls as the opponent team scored 347/7 in 50 overs.
The President’s XI side lost wickets at normal interims just to get decreased to 156/8. Some power hitting from Akshay Karnewar who smacked 40 from 28 conveyances postponed Australia’s win however they in the end packaged Gurkeerat’s side for 244 to win the match by 103 runs.
Brief scores: Australia XI: 347/7 of every 50 overs (Marcus Stoinis 76, David Warner 64, Steve Smith 55, Travis Head 65, Matthew Wade 45, M S Washington Sundar 2 for 23).
Board President’s XI: 244 hard and fast in 48.2 overs (Sreevats Goswami 43, Mayank Agarwal 42; Aston Agar 4/44).