Australia vs. India, first test, day one Highlights: India bowled out Australia for 177 runs on Thursday at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur, with Rohit Sharma taking the lead with an unbeaten 56. Before KL Rahul was bowled for 20 runs by Todd Murphy, Rohit Sharma and Rahul had put up 76 runs for the first wicket. India had 77 for 1 at day’s end. Due to Ravindra Jadeja’s five-wicket haul and Ravichandran Ashwin’s three wickets, hosts India earlier bowled out Australia for a paltry total. Prior to Jadeja and Ashwin tearing apart the Australian batting order, Mohammed Shami and Mohammed Siraj had reduced Australia to 2 for 2 in just 2.1 overs, giving India a great start. Labuschagne, Marnus
was the Australian player that scored the highest, coming in at 49. (SCORECARD)
Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja, Cheteshwar Pujara, KL Rahul, Srikar Bharat, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, and Mohammed Siraj make up India’s starting XI.
David Warner, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Matt Renshaw, Peter Handscomb, Alex Carey (pitcher), Pat Cummins (captain), Nathan Lyon, Todd Murphy, and Scott Boland make up Australia’s starting XI.