Sunday, 27 December 2020

IND vs AUS: 2nd Test match, Day- 2, India tour of Australia 2020-2021, Rahane 12th century helps India to a lead in 1st inning

The second Test match between India and Australia is being played in Melbourne. Where Indian captain Rahane is also being praised a lot. After losing the toss, the Indian team bowled and stopped the Australian team for just 195 runs. After the end of the first day's play, the Indian team scored 36/1.

IND vs AUS: 2nd Test match, Day- 2, India tour of Australia 2020-2021, Rahane 12th century helps India to a lead in 1st inning







MATCH DETAIL                                                                                                         

MATCH IND VS AUS
SCORE AUS (195) 
VENUE MELBOURN Cricket Ground
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The Indian team performed superbly. Bumrah dismisses Burns for 0, Smith on the other side is dismissed by Rahane. Rahane took 4 wickets for 56 runs in 16 overs. Siraj, who is making his debut, took 2 wickets for 40 runs in 15 overs. Ashwin got 3 and Ravindra Jadeja got 1 success.


Rahane played a captain inning and scored his 12th Test century. He becomes the 12th Indian captain to score a Test 100. Rahane is the only Second Indian player at MCG who knocks century . Vinoo Mankad only other Indian player to do so. 

Three figure scores by visiting Asian Test captains at the MCG...
104 - Hanif Mohammad in 1964
116 - Sachin Tendulkar in 1999
111 - Mohammad Yousuf in 2004
100*- Ajinkya Rahane in 2020

Hundreds by Indian skippers in Australia (Tests)

M Azharuddin 106 Adelaide 1991/92
S Tendulkar 116 MCG 1999/00
S Ganguly 144 Gabba 2003/04
V Kohli 115 & 141 Adelaide 2014/15
V Kohli 147 SCG 2014/15
V Kohli 123 Perth 2018/19
A Rahane 100* MCG 2020/21

Australian Player Pat Cummins took two quick wickets, sending Shubman Gill and Cheteshwar Pujara to the pavilion, while India added 54 more runs to their total in 26 overs.





Rishabh pant is on the Crease .


Live Score : You can check the Live Score on Cricbuzz

Toss

Australia have won the toss and have opted to bat Australian team : 

Playing XI: Joe Burns, Matthew Wade, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Travis Head, Cameron Green, Tim Paine (c & wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood.

Indian Team 

Playing XI: Mayank Agarwal, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj

                                                                                 
                                                                                   




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