Australia vs India 1st Test Day 1 Highlights: Indian Batting Order Stumbles

Australia vs India 1st Test Day 1 Highlights virat kohli trophy

The team India is out in the Adelaide for the 1st test against the hosts, Australia. Skipper Virat Kohli won the toss for team India & elected to bat first.

Australia vs India 1st Test Day 1 Highlights

Team India opened with Lokesh Rahul & Murali Vijay. Openers failed to catch a good start after being dismissed earlier. Hazlewood dismissed Lokesh Rahul 2(8) in the 2nd over of the game, While Starc did the job for Murali Vijay 11(22) in the 7th over.

Cheteshwar Puara came in as 3rd and settled for very long, His ton helped India to cross 250 runs mark. While Pujara was steady on one end, Other batsmen failed to hold another end. Wickets failed after regular intervals. Unluckily Pujara needed to go back due to a runout in 88th over, the last over of the day.

A stunner catch from the Kwaja at the point departed Virat Kohli 3(16) in the 11th over, bowled by  Pat Cummins. Rohit Sharma was looking to make an impact with 37 runs of 61 before Nathan Lyon sent him back.

Rishabh Pant & R Ashwin contributed 25 runs each. Muhammad Shami is batting with 6(9) is the first day closed with 250-9 for India.

Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins, & Nathan Lyon all contributed 2 wickets each.

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