For the second match of the three-match T20 series between India and Australia (IND vs AUS), a change has been almost decided in Team India. Jasprit Bumrah has become completely fit for this match. He is certain to play in the playing-11. In such a situation, Umesh Yadav, who returned to T20 International after a long time, will have to sit out once again.
According to a report by Cricbuzz, Bumrah will be included in the playing-11 in place of Umesh Yadav in the India-Australia second T20. Bhuvneshwar and Harshal Patel will be retained as the other two fast bowlers on the team. However, in the first T20 against Australia, along with Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Harshal Patel also looted runs.
Umesh Yadav gave 27 runs in two overs in the T20 held in Mohali. However, he got the Indian team back in his second over by taking the wickets of Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell. In contrast, Harshal Patel spent 49 runs in 4 overs and Bhuvneshwar Kumar spent 52 runs in 4 overs. Both these fast bowlers did not get any success.
'Do or die contest for India
In the three-match series, India lost the first match by 4 wickets. Team India could not even defend the huge score of 208 runs. Now the next match of this series will be played in Nagpur. For Team India, this match will be of 'do or die. Along with losing the match, Team India will also lose the series. In such a situation, the effort of Team India will be on registering victory in this match.
Playing-11 can be like this: Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah.