Rohit Sharma messenger, IND vs AUS: Indian cricket team are facing the Australian cricket team in the third test match on Wednesday, March 1. Moreover, the game is being played at Holkar Stadium in Indore, India.
India are coming into this game after winning against Australia in the second test on 19th February. Australia won the toss and they decided to bat first at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in New Delhi.
They put up 263 runs while India scored 262 runs in the first inning. Australia was bundled out for 113 runs in the second inning and India chased down the target of 113 on day 3. They won the second test match by six wickets.
Ravindra Jadeja went on to win the man of the match award against Australia. He picked up three wickets in the first inning while he also picked up seven wickets in the second inning.
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Usman Khawaja went on to score 81 runs against India in the second test match. While he did so from 125 balls with a strike rate of 64.80. Usman Khawaja hit 12 fours and 1 six.
Both teams India and Australia have gone on to face 104 times in Test cricket. Moreover, India has won 32 times while Australia has won 43 times.
IND vs AUS: Rohit Sharma sends Ishan Kishan as a messenger for Pujara to play aggressively
The men in blue are massively lagging behind in the third test match thanks to their pathetic batting lineup. Australia needs only 76 runs to chase down and win the match.
Rohit Sharma sent Ishan Kishan to tell Cheteshwar Pujara to play aggressively. He was visibly frustrated with the defensive play. Cheteshwar Pujara launched a six in the same over against Nathan Lyon.
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India: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Srikar Bharat (wk), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj.
Australia: Usman Khawaja, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith (c), Peter Handscomb, Cameron Green, Alex Carey (wk), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Todd Murphy, Matthew Kuhnemann.
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