Earlier, Steve Smith and David Warner played knocks of 104 and 83 respectively as Australia posted a total of 389/4 against India. Opting to bat first, Australia once again got off to a flier as Warner and Aaron Finch hammered the Indian bowlers all around the park.
Australia were handed a huge blow during their second ODI against India when their star opener David Warner endured a groin injury. In the second game of the series, taking place at the SCG, Warner injured himself while diving in the field during India’s chase.
A target of 390 proved to be too much for India as they were stopped at 338 for nine, with captain Kohli – 89 – and Rahul – 76 – finishing as their main contributors in what turned out to be another forgettable outing for the beleaguered visitors. India started the big chase in earnest […]
Sydney: India’s fielding woes continued in the second One-Day International against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Sunday with Ravindra Jadeja, who is otherwise considered a safe pair of hands in the outfield, dropping Marnus Labuschagne at long-off off the bowling of Hardik Pandya.
The team has already lost the series but Rahul said it has not affected the dressing room morale. “The mood in the camp is still very positive, Sometimes, as a team, you can learn to accept that the opposition played better cricket. It’s home conditions for them. Quite honestly, we played 50-over cricket after a […]
Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith got together at the crease and the duo ensured that the side does not more wickets in a cluster. Smith brought up his century in the 41st over of the innings. This was Smith’s second consecutive century against India. However, Smith (104) was sent back to the pavilion in the […]
After registering a terrific win against India in the 2nd ODI in Sydney on Friday, Australian skipper Aaron Finch spoke about the condition of David Warner. The latter injured his groin while fielding during India’s runs chase and was forced to leave the field.
Even before India travelled to Australia for the ongoing series, a major news came from the Indian camp. Skipper Virat Kohli was granted paternity leave and will be returning home after the first Test which is scheduled to begin from December 17th in Adelaide. As cricket pundits continue to discuss whether India can beat Australia in […]
Smith brought up his century in the 41st over of the innings. This was Smith’s second consecutive century against India. However, Smith (104) was sent back to the pavilion in the 42nd over by Hardik Pandya and this brought an end to a 136-run stand between Smith and Labuschagne.
Kohli, who made an 89, admitted that the game plan was for him and KL Rahul, who also made a belligerent fifty, to stay at least till the 40 overs and to take the game forward from that point. However, a brilliant catch by Moises Henriques put paid to those ambitions as Kohli departed 11 […]