India vs Australia 1st Test Day 1 Highlights

India vs Australia 1st Test Day 1 Highlights

India vs Australia 1st Test Day 1 Highlights

Venue- Adelaide Oval, Adelaide.

Date- Dec 06, 05:30 Am (IST)

Toss- India won the toss and opted for bat.

India vs Australia 1st Test Day 1 Highlights

Playing 11:


Virat Kohli (captain), KL Rahul, Murli Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant(w), R Ashwin, Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma, Mohammad Shami, Bumrah.


Aaron Finch, Usman Khwaja, Shaun Marsh, Marcus Harris, Travis Head, Peter Handscomb, Tim Paine(w/c), Mitchel Starc, Nathan Lyon, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood.

India vs Australia 1st Test Day 1 Highlights:

Pujara tones takes India to 250/9 on Day 1

Cheteswar Pujara stood tall and defied the Australian bowling unit as he scored his 16th Test hundred to take India to a competitive score at stumps on Day 1.

1st Test Day 1: Pujara celebrating his 16th Test ton against Australia in Adelaide

Cheteshwar Pujara struck a fighting Test century, his 16th to take India to 250/9 at stumps on Day 1 at Adeliade Oval onThursday. Indian Skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and opted for bat first on batting friendly track but his decision did not go in the favour of the indians as the Australian Pace attack break the bone of Indian strong batting line-up.

KL Rahul, Murli Vijay, Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane were the batsman who took the long walk back after playing poor shorts against the Australian Pace Trio of Mitchel Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins. While the first session of the day belongs to the hosts.

After that Pujara and Rohit Sharma took the charge and add some useful runs to the board but Rohit Sharma got out by Nathan Lyon after scoring 37 runs knock.

Rishab Pant and R.Ashwin contributed some useful runs as a result India reached to a competitive Score at the end of the Day.


Day 1 Stumps- 

India 1st Innings- 250/9 (87.5 overs)

KL Rahul  c Finch b Hazlewood 2(8)

Murli Vijay c Paine b Starc 11(22)

Cheteshwar Pujara run out (Pat Cummins) 123(246)

Virat Kohli(c) c Khawaja b Pat Cummins 3(16)

Ajinkya Rahane c Handscomb b Hazlewood 13(31)

Rohit Sharma c Harris b Lyon 37(61)

Rishabh Pant(w) c Paine b Lyon 25(38)

R Ashwin c Handscomb b Pat Cummins 25(76)

Ishant Sharma b Starc 4(20)

Mohammad Shami batting 6(9)

Total-  250/9 (87.5 overs)

Yet to bat- Bumrah


Mitchel Starc- 2/63 (19 overs)

Josh Hazlewood- 2/52 (19.5 overs)

Pat Cummins- 2/49 (19 overs)

Nathan Lyon- 2/83 (28 overs)

Travis Head- 0/2 (2 overs)

IND vs AUS 1st Test Live Score


India take on Australia in 94 test matches, out of 94 india have won 26 matches while Australia have on 41 matches and 27 are drawn.

Total played – 94

India won- 26

Austraia won – 41

drawn – 27

Records are in favour of Australia but Cricket is game of uncertaintity, So stay tuned with us and stay updated with latest cricket news and info.


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