Shane Watson and David Warner slaughtered eight Indian bowlers at will as Australia became victorious comfortably by losing just one wicket.
A lethal bowling spell from the speedster, Irfan Pathan, restricted the hosts Sri Lanka to a nominal score as India won the ICC World Twenty20 warm up match.
Brendon McCullum played a stormy knock of 91 runs as New Zealand won the thrilling encounter against India and the hosts remained unable to beat them in a T20.
The ICC commenced a tournament for the shortest version of the game in 2007. The first ever T20 World Cup, was held in South Africa and India lifted the trophy.
The young all-rounder of India, Irfan Pathan, has proved his worth as an all-rounder while bouncing back after demonstrating a sterling performance vs. Sri Lanka.
India embarked on their journey of the new season in superb style while beating the hosts, Sri Lanka, all ends up in the five ODI series followed by the only T20.
India proved their strength in the only T20 vs. Sri Lanka as the hosts were unable to stop the waves of the flood from the visitors in all aspects of the game.
Irfan Pathan shattered the Lankan batting by clinching five wickets in a thriller as India won the 5th ODI and grabbed the no.2 spot in the ICC ODI Championship.
Virat Kohli trounced another ODI ton while Virender Sehwag assisted him well as India won the 1st ODI besides a hundred from Kumar Sangakkara.
This piece talks about what is till date perhaps the greatest T20 match which has ever been played in the history of international cricket.