Australia overpower Pakistan

06 Oct 2014

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Glenn Maxwell and David Warner starred as Aaron Finch claimed a comfortable six-wicket victory in his first match as Australian T20 skipper.

The match saw Cameron Boyce, Phil Hughes, Sean Abbott and Kane Richardson all make their T20 International debuts for Australia.

Pakistan Captain Shahid Afridi won the toss and elected to bat with the home side only managing to post 96 runs in their 20 overs.

Glenn Maxwell (3-13) put in a man of the match performance picking up three early wickets to put Pakistan on the back foot.

Boyce had a debut to remember nabbing two wickets for 10 runs in his four overs.

In response, David Warner (53*) showed his class with the bat, bringing up his 50 runs with an impressive switch-hit for six.

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