Australia v India: Marcus Stoinis holds nerve to seal thrilling win

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Not even Australia's four-run win on Wednesday night could stop the criticism as former national selector turned commentator Mark Waugh slammed the movement of Australian batsmen at the crease.

The action gets underway with the first T20 at The Gabba in Brisbane on Wednesday 21 November, which will be available on BT Sport 1 HD.

India captain Virat Kohli Tuesday said his team has never been the one to start "anything" but will stand up for itself if the line is crossed by the opposition, while defining aggression ahead of the much-anticipated Australia tour's opening game.

Australia have named two uncapped players in an inexperienced squad to take on India next month in their first home series since Steve Smith and David Warner were banned for a year following the ball-tampering scandal. While Lynn had managed to connect with a handful of blows familiar to Gabba spectators who watch him regularly for the Brisbane Heat, he was less decisive against Kuldeep, prodding forward to offer a return catch.

Zampa, who was brought into the Australian side after an all-pace attack against South Africa, dismissed Lokesh Rahul and India captain Virat Kohli, who made four, in successive overs during the middle overs to derail India's chase. The target for team India was revised to 174 runs in 17 overs as per D/L method.

Langer will also be eager to see all-rounder Marcus Stoinis continue his excellent run of form after the 29-year-old plundered eight wickets at an average of 15.13 during the losing ODI series against South Africa.

"I thought some of our bowling was outstanding as well under a lot of pressure".

WIth this win Australia lead the three-match T20I series 1-0.

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McCarthy started his managerial career with Millwall and also managed Sunderland and Wolves after leaving the Republic of Ireland job.

Played an excellent, mature knock to be the ideal foil for Maxwell and help steer Australia out of trouble with a 19-ball 33.

After an hour-long delay, they came back out to face five balls and Maxwell was out to the first of them, with Australia making 158-4.

"We will select a final team of 12 prior to each Test, and the two remaining squad members will be released to get important match time in the Sheffield Shield", He added. Jasprit Bumrah gave away only 6 runs from the final over.

Aside from D'Arcy Short's seven, Australia had every reason to be satisfied with a solid if unspectacular showing from their top order.

Wants to add death bowling to his repertoire and had the flawless opportunity to showcase his abilities when he was thrown the ball with 13 runs to defend in the final over.

For once, he wasn't required to chip in with the bat after the Australian batting line-up actually completed the required overs (although it helps that this was reduced by three, due to rain).

Adam Zampa celebrates after taking the wicket of Virat Kohli.