Australia earned a confidence boost for the ICC World T20 2016. On the third and final match of Australia vs South Africa T20 international match, Australia defeat South Africa by 6 wickets which were played at Newlands on Wednesday. What an awesome match that was! Australia achieved victory even there is four more ball to spare in the last match and finally Australia won and clinching the three-match series by 2-1.
South Africa won the toss and choose to bat first. South Africa made 178 runs for four wickets which were the highest score in T20 for South Africa. Among them, Hashim Amla made 97 runs not out including eight fours and four sixes in a 62 ball innings but Australia gave a good start and Australia lose their first wicket in 8.2 overs on 76 runs than they didn’t face any problem to get the series.
Steve Smith is a captain of Australian cricket team has said that only because of built on strong batting performances, they win the last two matches and also win three-match series. Also, Stave Smith said that the three-match series win is an ideal boost for his side ahead of the ICC world T20 2016.
But on the other side, Faf du Plessis who is a captain of South Africa has said that he was very disappointed to lose the three-match series but he believed that his team had played good cricket in every match in the three-match series. Also, Faf du Plessis said that they should have to look where they made mistakes after Australia beat them. Also, Faf du Plessis said “This team has got really good results in the sub-continent, so we’ll be really confident. But we’ve got a lot of work still to do before the first game. Our basics at crucial times let us down.”
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The national game of Australia is cricket. As we know the team Australia is very strong and has won World Cup many time but they can not able to won T20 world cup for a single time. Let see, this year whether Australia can get ICC T20 world 2016 title or not.