Eng vs Aus 3rd T20 Live Score : Australia wins by 5 wickets and avoids a series whitewash

Australia wins by 5 wickets and avoids a series whitewash. With this they also reclaim their No.1 spot in ICC T20I rankings.

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Here is the live coverage of England vs Australia 3rd T20I

2.02am

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2.01am
Australia reclaim top position in ICC T20I rankings

2am
Match Summary

Batting Summary

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Bowling Summary

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1.53am
Australia wins by 5 wickets
Visitors back on top of the world T20 rankings

Marsh digs it out to mid-off, tip and run and the throw is wayward.

1.50am
End of 19 overs
Scored tied

Sam Curran manages to save only one run for the final over. The hard work is done for Australia. AUS-145/5 after 19 overs

1.46am
AUS need 9 runs from 12 balls

Sam Curran to bowl the penultimate over!

1.41am
AUS need 15 runs for 18 balls

Marsh and Agar rotating well to push the Aussies close to the target. This is all that’s needed for the visitors to do.

1.35am
AUS 20 runs from 24 balls

Mitchell Marsh takes off the pressure for Australia- he creams Wood’s delivery effortlessly through the leg side for six; then follows that up by crashing a cut shot for four and suddenly the match has tilted right back in Australia’s favour. AUS-126/5 after 16 overs

1.27am
AUS need 34 more runs from 30 balls

Archer is back for his third over, but Agar handles him well, nudging the ball off his pads for two runs and then picking up a single in the same way. AUS-112/5 after 15 overs

1.21am
Rashid claims his 3rd!

A third wicket with the last ball of Rashid’s spell as he finds a leading edge from Smith and dives to take the return catch. FOW-100/5

1.11am
Bowled’im

Will we see yet another comeback?

An important wicket for England- Aussie skipper Aaron Finch dismissed for 39. Finch fails to pick the turn from Rashid and the ball thuds into his stumps. FOW-87/4

1.09am
Watch Maxwell’s dismissal here!

1.08am
Maxwell fails with the bat again!

Maxwell hasn’t looked at his best in this series and he attempts to reverse sweep the googly, which sails up into the hands of Curran behind square. FOW-86/3

1.02am
Stats Trivia

12.55am
Australia lose their 2nd wicket!

Curran takes a wicket with his first ball as Stoinis gets right underneath it and heaves it into the hands of Banton at deep square leg. FOW-70/2

12.53am
Bairstow drops Finch on 29

Rashid tempts Finch to hit against the spin, the ball flies into the air off a top edge – only for Bairstow to put it down.

12.50am
50 up for Australia; End of Powerplay

Stoinis brings up the Australia 50 with a delicate cut shot off Wood that runs away for four There’s another boundary for him later in the over as Finch completes the powerplay with another four, stroked through the covers and helped on its way by a midfield. AUS-61/1 after 6 overs

12.44am
Thunderous from Stoinis!

Stoinis finds ways to pick up boundaries, stepping onto the back foot and clubbing the ball through midwicket before picking up four more with a straight drive. AUS-48/1 after 5 overs

12.35am
Wood gets the breakthrough!

Wade tries to pull Wood through midwicket and doesn’t quite get there, with the ball ballooning into the safe hands of Jordan. FOW-31/1

12.32am

The fifth ball of Archer’s over is short and Finch tucks into it gratefully, hooking it high over long leg for a maximum. AUS-31/0 after 3 overs

12.27am
Stats Trivia

Australia have won just one of their last 11 away white-ball fixtures against England, a sequence of results that includes eight ODIs and three T20Is.

12.23am
Australia starts with a bang!

First Finch with a boundary and the Mathew Wade joins the party with a boundary and a sixer!! AUS-16/0 after 1 over

12.20am
We are back with Australia’s run chase!

Here we go. Australia will want to get this right and that means going well early. Finch and Wade at the crease.

12.11am
Here’s the England batting card after 20 overs

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12.08am
An excellent 20th over from Sam Curran

A wicket and just 4 runs at the end of it to restrict ENG to 145/6 at the end of 20 overs.

12.05am
ENG goes 6 down!

Smith catches on the boundary again – this time without the juggle – as Jordan cracks down the ground looking for a boundary. Safe hands at long-on from Smudger. FOW-141/6 after 19.1 overs

12.02am
A cracker from Starc!

92mph/148kph yorker, slightly leg side and Jordan can only dig it out towards midwicket. Starc again hurtles after it in his follow-through to keep them to a single. ENG-141/5 after 19 overs

11.57pm
4,4,4

An exciting 18th over for England

Denly hits Richardson for three consecutive boundaries- he glides one slower ball down to third man and then slices another to the same destination. ENG-136/5 after 18 overs

11.48pm
Moeen Ali departs after 23

Smith, at deep midwicket, parrying the ball up while off balance and then catching as he steadies himself inside the boundary cushion as Ali had to walk off. FOW-119/5

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11.42pm

England enter three figures in glorious style as Moeen belts Zampa down the ground for a maximum. ENG-110/4 after 15 overs

11.36pm
Bairstow fails to build on his half-century

Agar runs towards midwicket to catch off his own bowling as Bairstow top-edges his slog into leg. Fifty and out for Bairstow. FOW-94/4

11.34pm
50 for Bairstow!

What a way to bring up his 50! The England international completes a 41-ball half-century by flogging Zampa straight and long.

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11.33pm
Sublime from Moeen Ali

Cute stuff from Moeen, sits back and uses the pace, sends it fine of third man

11.31pm

Josh Hazlewood, playing in his first T20I after 4 years is all bowled out for 1-23 from his four overs. ENG-83/3 after 12 overs

11.23pm
Zampa strikes again!

Malan out on the sweep and now Billings as well – the latter caught on the reverse at slip as Zampa gets some extra bounce. FOW-76/3 

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11.21pm
Bairstow hits the first six for England

Bairstow getting a strong connection as he lamps Agar over wide long-on and into the second row of seating at The Ageas Bowl. ENG-69/2 after 10 overs

11.19pm
Stats Trivia

11.13pm
Zampa introduced and he strikes; ENG goes 2 down

Malan falls to the sweep on this occasion but it was all down to the catch from Stoinis, who ran in quickly from deep midwicket to take a superb low catch after the batsman skied Zampa. FOW-53/2

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11.12pm
50 up for England

England pass 50 in this over as Bairstow cuts late through backward point, the ball was aerial for a while but safe in the end and four. ENG-53/1 after 8 overs

11.02pm

Bairstow takes on the attack with a couple of back to back boundaries off Hazlewood and push England’s run rate to 5.5 pro. ENG-33/1 after 6 overs

10.57pm
Close call!

Bairstow trying to nail every delivery but his timing has been way off. Australia are a little excited as his failed ramp flies through to Wade but cameras suggest the ball flicked the thigh pad. ENG-23/1 after 5 overs

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10.48pm
Malan starts off well

Malan (4*) has joined Bairstow (4*) in the middle, and he doesn’t take his due time at all! His third ball of the innings and he smacks Starc for a brilliant boundary to fine leg. That would restore much-needed confidence in England. ENG-13/1 after 3 overs.

10.41pm
Tom Banton dismissed cheaply for 2

Banton fails to make the most of his chance at the top of the order – slashing a length ball from Hazlewood behind. Here’s the run machine, Malan. FOW-4/1

10.36pm
Australia putting pressure right from the start!

Starc with two back to back LBW appeals against Tom Banton. Starc appeals for Banton lbw twice in the opening over but on both occasions the full, in-swinging, devilish deliveries look like they would have bypassed the opener’s leg stump. ENG-2/0 after 1 over

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10.31pm
Aaaand we are underway!

Tom Banton and Jonny Bairstow stride out to the middle.

10.16pm
England Playing XI

Eoin Morgan does miss out – Moeen Ali will captain England as they look for a series sweep.

10.14pm
Australia Playing XI

The tourists make three changes with Pat Cummins, David Warner and Alex Carey out and Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Marsh and Matthew Wade in.

Playing XI: Aaron Finch (c), Matthew Wade (w), Marcus Stoinis, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Starc, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood

10.03pm
Toss results

Australia wins toss and elects to bowl first

9.48pm
England aiming conquer and maintain No.1 T20 spot

England have already wrapped up a series win over Australia and have already secured the No1. rankings on basis of current points. England will leapfrog their opponents maintain their spot at the top of the T20I rankings if they complete a 3-0 whitewash tonight.

9.35pm

Hello guys. Welcome back to the live coverage from the final match of the England vs Australia T20 series. Will the hosts be able to secure a whitewash or will Australia find inroads and get their first victory after coming back from the lockdown?

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