‘One of the Greatest Overseas Victories’: India Wins on Boxing Day, Levels Australian Cricket Series

India’s cricket workforce is enterprise an extended tour to Australia to play all the three codecs of the recreation. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the matches are being performed with crowds at stadiums.

India defeated Australia by eight wickets to win the second Test match on Day 4 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground to degree the four-match sequence on Tuesday. 

Debutant Shubhman Gill and stand-in Captain Ajinkya Rahane saved their composure after Chetashwar Pujara and opener Mayank Agarwal misplaced their wickets, as India chased down a 70-run whole to win the Boxing Day Test.

Earlier on Day 4, the guests bowled out the Australians for 200, with the hosts setting a modest goal. 

The win at the MCG was India’s fourth at the floor, which makes Melbourne the workforce’s most profitable venue away from house. This is a big feat for India, as Australia have historically been the hardest workforce to beat at house.

With either side degree at 1-1, the third Test match which shall be performed on 7 January is scheduled to be held on the Sydney Cricket Ground. But an increase in coronavirus circumstances in Sydney might see a change in the venue for the third Test.

India’s victory has gathered a lot reward from sports activities fanatics on social media, who’ve even described the win as one of the biggest abroad victories, as the Indian workforce was enjoying with out their captain Virat Kohli. He returned to India for the beginning of his first little one.

India had misplaced the first check at Adelaide Oval by 8 wickets. 

Sourse: sputniknews.com

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