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India and Australia leave Guwahati

By our Sports Reporer
GUWAHATI, Oct 10: India and Australia cricket team left for Hyderabad this evening to play the last game of the T20 series. The three match series is now level 1-1.
India won the first game at Ranchi but Australia came back strongly in Guwahati and thrashed India by 8 wickets at the Assam Cricket Association stadium, Barsapara last night and the result kept alive the series till the last game.
Although Australian cricket team faced a humiliating incident of stone pelting to their bus during the return journey from the stadium yesterday but it looked like that Australia didn’t want to make it an issue. The team sources informed the media that they would not lodge any complain to the ICC in this regard. A window of the bus was badly damaged in the incident although there was no casualty reported.
Meanwhile the officials of the Assam Cricket Association were found little relief today after the match was ended without any major problems at the newly built stadium. It was the first international game that was hosted by the Assam Cricket Association stadium. The secretary of the Assam Cricket Association Pradip Buragohain informed the media that although they were little bit tensed in the early stage but all had gone well. We want to give special thanks to crowds and all the departments who helped us to make the game successful.”