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India Chase Down 198-3 - Australia vs India 3rd T20I 2016 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - India Chase Down 198-3 - Australia vs India 3rd T20I 2016


Watch the highlights of India Chase Down 198-3 - Australia vs India 3rd T20I 2016 - India tour of Australia 3-match Twenty20 International series of the 3rd T20I match played between India and Australia at Sydney in 31st January 2016.

India Chase Down 198-3 - Australia vs India 3rd T20I 2016 Highlights
Suresh Raina and Yuvraj Singh celebrates © Getty Images / AFP / AP

Half-centuries from Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli before Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina's brilliance to India thrilling seven-wicket victory over Australia, despite a Shane Watson's record 124* and clinch the three-match series 3-0 whitewash in a high-scoring epic game of the third T20I.

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* This is the first time India have whitewashed their oppositions in a bilateral three-match series in T20 internationals.

* This is the first time Australia have suffered a clean sweep in a bilateral three-match series in T20 internationals.

* India's 200 was their fourth highest score in T20 internationals and it is their second highest total against Australia in T20Is.

* Australia's 197 was their joint ninth highest score in T20 internationals and their second highest total against India in T20Is.

* India chase 200 was the joint sixth highest successful run-chase in One-day Internationals, it is their third highest run-chase and their second highest chase against Australia in T20Is.

* 3 Instances when India have successfully chased targets of 190 or more in T20Is, the most by any team.

* Shane Watson became the 17th centurion in T20 internationals and Australia's second after Aaron Finch's 156 against England at Southampton in 2013.

* Shane Watson's 124* was the second highest-score in T20 internationals after Aaron Finch 156.

* Shane Watson scored 62.94% of his team's runs, which is the second highest percentage among the 17 hundreds.

* Shane Watson's 124* was the highest score by a captain in T20 International cricket history, surpassing the previous record of unbeaten 119 held by Faf du Plessis against West Indies at Johannesburg in 2015.

Australia scored mammoth total of 197-5 in 20 overs with top scorer by Shane Watson 124 not out - which was his first T20I hundred, Travis Head 26.

India best bowler by Yuvraj Singh, Ashish Nehra, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit Bumrah each took one-wickets.

India chased 200-3 in 20 overs with top scorer by Rohit Sharma struck 52 off 38-balls including 5-fours & a six.

Virat Kohli cracked a 52 off 36-balls including 2-fours & a six, Suresh Raina hammered a 49 off 25-balls including six-fours and a six with strike rate of 196, 

Shikhar Dhawan blasted a 26 off 9-balls including 4-fours & a six with strike rate of 288.89 and Yuvraj Singh cracked a unbeaten 15 off 12-balls with one-six and a four.

Australia best bowler by Cameron Boyce took 2-wickets and one for Shane Watson.

Shane Watson named Player of the match for his record-breaking batting performance to smashed a unbeaten 124-runs knocked off facing 71-ball including 10-fours and 6-sixes with strike rate of 174.64.