Series: India tour of Australia, 2020-21
Match: AUS vs IND, 2nd Test, India tour of Australia, 2020-21
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Date & Time: Dec 26-Dec 30, 10:30 AM LOCAL, 5:00 AM (in India time)
The Mithila Times | New Delhi, Boxing Day Test Match, India lost the first pink-ball Test at Adelaide, where they all out just 36 runs in the second inning, it’s India lowest ever in Test cricket history. Series second Test match is held on December 26 at Melbourne called Boxing Day Test Match.
Australian coach Justin Langer has confirmed their playing XI for the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne. In a virtual press conference, Langer said “I’d be a pretty courageous man to change the XI for this Test match after the last one,”. “At this stage, unless something happens over the next few days – and it can happen in the world we live in – we’ll go in with the same XI, I’d say.”
After losing the first Test match India will be hoping to make a huge comeback & try to win the second Test match and level the series with 1-1
Pitch Report:- The surface of MCG is a batting wicket with some help for the fast bowling pace bowlers. MCG’s average score is around 309 & the wicket will slow down as the game progresses.
Australia Playing XI:- Joe Burns, Matthew Wade, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Cameron Green, Tim Paine (c & wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood.
India Probable Playing XI:- Prithvi Shaw/KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Shubman Gill, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Hanuma Vihari, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj/Navdeep Saini
Australia Squad:- Joe Burns, Matthew Wade, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Cameron Green, Tim Paine (c & wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood, Marcus Harris, Moises Henriques, James Pattinson, Michael Neser, Mitchell Swepson
India Squad:- Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Hanuma Vihari, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Shubman Gill, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Navdeep Saini, KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja
Ind vs Aus pre-match analysis
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My Fantasy League Team:- T Pain, M Labuschange, S Smith, S Gill, C Pujara, A Rahane, R Ashwin, P Cummins, J Hazelwood, M Starc, U Yadav.
Top Picks:- Steven Smith, Shubman Gill, Ajinke Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Marnus Labuschagne, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood.
Melbourne Cricket Ground MCG:- MCG is the biggest cricket ground/stadium in world.