India succumbed to a massive defeat at the hands of Pakistan and were thrashed by 10 wickets in their first match of the ICC T20 World Cup. It was India's first defeat to Pakistan in ODI and T20 World Cups. Earlier, India had defeated Pakistan 12 times in ICC tournaments.
Matthew wade, Australia's T20 World Cup hero, revealed that he played the final against New Zealand with a grade 2 side strain.
At the ICC T20 World Cup, Warner scored 289 runs from seven matches and in the final against New Zealand, he went on to score 53 helping his side cruise to an eight-wicket win at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Aaron Finch led Australia to have won their first-ever T20 World Cup title in 8 attempts of 14 years. The novel T20 World Cup champions played the spectacular game against emotionally-charged New Zealand, who put on 173 runs as the target in the final of the World Cup.
Australia has become the new T20 World Cup champion winning the final by 8 wickets against their Trans-Tasman rivals New Zealand with 7 balls to spare.
New Zealand take a sigh of relief as the Australian skipper Aaron Finch departs for mere 5 runs playing just 7 balls of the T20 World Cup final.
New Zealand loosened Australian choke in the middle overs as the partnership of Phillips and Williamson drastically improved the score for Kiwis before both of them returned to the pavilion in the 17th, overstruck by Hazelwood.
Australia is successfully shrugging the opponent at the right time, making its hoke harder in the final of the T20 World Cup.
New Zealand is taken aback by surprise as the star opener Daryl Mitchell departs early in the final of T20 World Cup against Trans-Tasman rival Australia.
Aaron Finch has won once again the toss, 6th time in the tournament out of the total 7 coins he flipped.