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India vs Australia 3rd T20i Match Prediction and Tips| 25th September July 2022

Here is our Match Prediction and Tips for India vs Australia 3rd T20i Match.

India and Australia are all set to lock horns against each other for the 3rd T20i match of the series. The 3rd match will commence on 25th September at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.

The series was levelled 1-1 after India won the second game. Previous match was shortened to 8 overs per side due to rain. The hosts of the series will aim to win the 3rd game and clinch the series before clashing with South Africa on 28th. Meanwhile, Australia gave hosts a tough competition in the previous match but lost the match by just 6 wickets. They will now look forward to winning the 3rd match to gain some confidence for the upcoming T20 World Cup.

Australia opted to bowl first in the previous T20 match. Australian batsmen started the match with a bang as they were smashing 10 runs per over. Aaron Finch smashed 31 runs off 15 balls, while Matthew Wade played a deadly knock of 43 runs in 20 balls. None of the Aussie batsmen could score above 10 runs in the first innings except for them. Australia posted a target of 91 runs in 8 overs.

Axar Patel single handedly sent their lethal batsmen back to the pavilion in the first innings. He picked 2 wickets in 2 overs with an economy rate of just 6.5.

Indian openers made a partnership of 39 runs in 2.5 overs. Later on, Rohit Sharma smashed 46 runs off 20 balls which helped India get closer to the target. Dinesh Karthik piled 10 runs in 2 balls and finished the match in style in the last over.

Adam Zampa took 3 wickets in the second innings for Australia. Australia will have to improve their bowling performance to win in the 3rd game as they were crushed by Indian batsmen in the previous match.

India vs Australia 3rd T20i Match Details – 

Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.

Date and Time: 25th September, Sunday at 7:00 PM IST

India vs Australia 3rd T20i Match Prediction and Tips 

✅ 55 runs can be expected in the powerplay of the first innings 

✅ 1 wicket can be expected in the powerplay of the first innings 

✅ Total first innings score can be over 160 runs if India bats first 

✅ Total first innings score can be under 150 runs if Australia bats first 

Predictions

✅ India to win the match

✅ Player of the Match – Virat Kohli 

✅ Highest wicket-taker – Axar Patel 

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Players to watch out for –

India is playing with Surya Kumar Yadav in this T20i series. He hasn’t performed well in this series but seeing his records in the T20i, Surya Kumar Yadav will surely make a strong comeback in the upcoming fixture. He is expected to give India a strong start in the third T20i match.

Our Prediction – Surya Kumar Yadav to score over 40 runs in the third match.

Aaron Finch was seen in good touch with the bat for his team in the previous T20i match against India. He scored 31 runs in 15 with a strike rate of 206.06. 

Our Prediction – Aaron Finch to score over 60 runs in the third match.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar is expected to take over 3 wickets in the upcoming match.

Josh Hazelwood can be dangerous with the ball in the third game as he may take over 2 wickets.

Pitch Report – 

The wicket at the Uppal stadium has been historically a good batting wicket. The venue has hosted six Tests, six ODIs and just one T20I match. The T20I match was played in 2019 where India chased 209 with Virat Kohli scoring an unbeaten 94*. As is the tradition, a high-scoring contest is on the cards.

The temperature in the evening is expected to be around 24-25 degrees. Humidity is expected to be around 80 per cent and dew is also expected to play a part in the contest.

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