India bowled out Australia for 191 of their first innings in Adelaide on Friday.© Twitter
Sunil Gavaskar, former India captain, wasn’t too impressed with Team India’s fielding show on Day two of the ongoing first Test towards Australia on Friday. The guests dropped quite a few possibilities, serving to Australia to scale back the deficit to simply 53 runs regardless of knocking over half of their aspect for simply 79 runs. Gavaskar, on air in the course of the second day’s play in Adelaide, did not mince his phrases and mentioned that Team India are fielding as if they’re making a gift of early Christmas items. “All I can think of is the Indians are in a Christmas mood. Giving their Christmas gifts a week early,” Gavaskar mentioned.
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On Day 2, India solely managed so as to add 11 runs to their in a single day rating of 233 and have been bowled out for 244 of their first innings.
Indian bowlers then bowled tight line and lengths and saved the scoring price down.
Jasprit Bumrah obtained the primary breakthrough as he trapped Matthew Wade proper in entrance of the stumps.
Bumrah then struck once more in his subsequent over and despatched Joe Burns again to the pavilion.
Marnus Labuschagne, who scored 47 runs, obtained dropped twice by Bumrah and Prithvi Shaw.
Australia skipper Tim Paine, who remained unbeaten on 73, additionally obtained a reprieve when Mayank Agarwal dropped a sitter at deep sq..
Ravichandran Ashwin was the decide of the bowlers for India, who returned with figures of 4 for 55.
India misplaced the wicket of Prithvi Shaw simply earlier than the tip of day’s play on Friday.
The guests lead Australia by 62 runs with 9 wickets in hand. Nightwatchman Jasprit Bumrah and Mayank Agarwal will resume India’s innings on the third day of the primary Test.
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