Chasing India's 184, Australia fell way short at 157 for eight with the visitors' bowlers chipping in with wickets. Yuvraj Singh accounted for the dangerous Glenn Maxwell as Aaron Finch's 48-ball 74 was in vain. India, with this 27-run victory, take an unassailable 2-0 lead to clinch the three-match T20 series.
Australia slumped to another defeat the Melbourne Cricket Ground as they finished at 157 for eight, 27 runs short of India's target. Aaron Finch was the lone ranger but his 48-ball 74 wasn't enough for Australia to chase 185. For India, Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja picked two wickets each and were given adequate support from Yuvraj Singh, Ravichandra Ashwin and Hardik Pandya, who all picked up one wicket apiece.India lead the three match series by 2-0.(Agencies)