It is the second T20 match in Australia tour of England 2020 and yet again it is England on the top. England are now ranked no.1 in the latest T20 rankings released by International Cricket Council (ICC).
The second T20 was match was held at Southampton and the star of the night was Jos Buttler who scored 77 of just 54 balls. Jos with the assistance of Dawid Malan who scored 42 runs had set the platform for England for an easy victory. These two were the stars in the first T20 match as well and are continuing their high quality form. England now lead by 2-0 in the series.
On the other hand, Australia, who won the toss had elected to bat first. They didn't get the start as they expected with Warner gone for duck, loosing two key wickets with just a single digit score on the board. They never got to get going as wickets trembled at both ends. Finch (C) was the highest scorer for Australia with 40 runs in his bag.
Chris Jordon who had gone wicketless in the last match got two big fishes out in this match, Maxwell and Finch. Archer, Wood and Rashid picked one wicket each. Ashton Agar for Australia picked two wickets while Starch and Zampa picked one wicket each.
The final T20 match of this series is on 08 September, 2020 in Southampton. With a lead of 2-0 already, can England whitewash Australia in Southampton.