David Warner being bowled out by India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
David Warner being bowled out by India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
Indian cricketers celebrate the dismissal of Australia's Glenn Maxwell.
Indian cricketers celebrate the dismissal of Australia's Glenn Maxwell.
Australian cricketer Coulter-Nile is bowled out by India's Jasprit Bumrah.
Australian cricketer Coulter-Nile is bowled out by India's Jasprit Bumrah.
Indian cricketers celebrate the dismissal of Australia's David Warner.
Indian cricketers celebrate the dismissal of Australia's David Warner.
Yuzvendra Chahal lies on the ground after an unsuccessful attempt to take a catch for the dismissal of Australia's Tim Paine.
Yuzvendra Chahal lies on the ground after an unsuccessful attempt to take a catch for the dismissal of Australia's Tim Paine.
Virat Kohli congratulates Kuldeep Yadav for the wicket of Australia's Aaron Finch .
Virat Kohli congratulates Kuldeep Yadav for the wicket of Australia's Aaron Finch .
Jasprit Bumrah bowls during their first T20I.
Jasprit Bumrah bowls during their first T20I.
Virat Kohli bats during their first T20I.
Virat Kohli bats during their first T20I.
Australian cricketers congratulate captain Virat Kohli after India beat Australia in the their first T20.
Australian cricketers congratulate captain Virat Kohli after India beat Australia in the their first T20.
Virat Kohli and Shikar Dawan interact during the first T20I.
Virat Kohli and Shikar Dawan interact during the first T20I.
David Warner being bowled out by India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
Indian cricketers celebrate the dismissal of Australia's Glenn Maxwell.
Australian cricketer Coulter-Nile is bowled out by India's Jasprit Bumrah.
Indian cricketers celebrate the dismissal of Australia's David Warner.
Yuzvendra Chahal lies on the ground after an unsuccessful attempt to take a catch for the dismissal of Australia's Tim Paine.
Virat Kohli congratulates Kuldeep Yadav for the wicket of Australia's Aaron Finch .
Jasprit Bumrah bowls during their first T20I.
Virat Kohli bats during their first T20I.
Australian cricketers congratulate captain Virat Kohli after India beat Australia in the their first T20.
Virat Kohli and Shikar Dawan interact during the first T20I.

Cricket

India Vs Australia 2017: India Beat Australia By 9 Wickets In Rain-curtailed 1st T20I

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India on Saturday defeated Australia by nine-wickets in a rain-hit first T20 match of the three-match series at Ranchi's JSCA (Jharkhand State Cricket Association) Stadium Complex.

Due to rain, India's target was set at 48 runs in six overs.

India scored the required 49 runs in 5.3 overs for the loss of one wicket. Opener Rohit Sharma was clean bowled by b Coulter-Nile in the second over with 11 runs on the scoreboard.

Shikhar Dhawan (15) and Virat Kohli (22) remained unbeaten.

Kuldeep Yadav was declared Man of the Match for his excellent and economical bowling. He gave away only 16 runs in four overs and took two wickets. 

(Image Credits: AP)

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