England vs Australia (ENG vs AUS) 2nd T20 Highlights: England beat Australia by 6 wickets with 7 balls to spare in the 2nd T20I. They sealed the series with the win.
Australia, batting first after winning the toss, scored 157/7 in their 20 overs. They were reduced to 3/2 in the second over, with David Warner (0) and Alex Carey (2) falling early. Steve Smith (10) was run out by a Eoin Morgan direct hit in the 5th over, plunging Australia further into trouble. Aaron Finch (40) and Marcus Stoinis (35) built a partnership to get the innings back on track but both fell in quick succession just as they were looking to accelerate. Glenn Maxwell (26) looked to give a strong finish to the innings but was out in the 19th over. Pat Cummins helped Australia to finish strongly as they crossed the 150-mark. England would need 158 to win.
In reply, England were powered by a 87-run partnership between Dawid Malan (42) and Jos Buttler (77*), who saw the chase through to the end. England were put in a spot of bother after three quick wickets threatened a repeat of the collapse in the 1st T20I, but Buttler and Moeen Ali plundered 18 runs off Adam Zampa’s 19th over to see England home.