Glenn Maxwell Speaks After Win Over India

Glenn Maxwell spoke to the media after Australia's thrilling final ball win in the opening T20I match of the Qantas Tour of India in Vizag.

Chasing 127 for victory, Glenn Maxwell top scored with 56 to help put Australia in position to win the match.

The loss of four quick wickets made for a tense finish. Needing 14 runs off the final over, Pat Cummins and Jhye Richardson stood up under pressure to steer Australia home.

Nathan Coulter-Nile was the stand out performer with the ball. His impressive spell of 3 for 26 saw him named player of the match.

The Qantas Tour of India is an important part of Australia's World Cup preparations, and will see the team play two T20I and five ODI matches against India. 

Qantas Tour of India Squad:

Aaron Finch (c) (Victoria)
Usman Khawaja (Queensland)
Shaun Marsh (Western Australia)
Peter Handscomb (Victoria)
Glenn Maxwell (Victoria)
Ashton Turner (Western Australia)
Marcus Stoinis (Western Australia)
Alex Carey (vc) (South Australia)
Pat Cummins (vc) (New South Wales)
Nathan Coulter-Nile (Western Australia)
Jhye Richardson (Western Australia)
Kane Richardson (South Australia)
Jason Behrendorff (Western Australia)
Nathan Lyon (New South Wales)
Adam Zampa (South Australia)
D’Arcy Short (Western Australia)

Qantas Tour of India Fixture:

First T20I – February 24
India v Australia
ACA-VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam
7:00pm Local Time

Second T20I – February 27
India v Australia
M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
7:00pm Local Time

First ODI - March 2
India v Australia
Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
1:30PM Local Time

Second ODI - 5 March
India v Australia
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
1:30pm Local Time

Third ODI - 8 March
India v Australia
JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi
1:30om Local Time
 
Fourth ODI - 10 March
India v Australia
IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
1:30pm Local Time
 
Fifth ODI - 13 March
India v Australia
Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
1:30pm Local Time

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