AUS vs IND Australia vs India Test
Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
Thursday, January 07, 2021 05:00 AM
Border-Gavaskar trophy has been one of the most anticipated test series in the recent past and the series has lived up to its expectation with both teams fighting hard to gain an upper hand over the other. India made a stunning comeback to win the boxing day test at the level the series 1-1 after a humiliating loss in the first test. Australia will be dejected with their loss in Melbourne after a dominating performance at Adelaide. A lot of talks have been going through about the strict quarantine protocols, their breach, etc. between the two team managements. India would look to win this match to retain the trophy while Australia will look to stop India from winning the trophy twice in a row in their home soil.
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Australian batting unit failed to cross the 200-run mark in all their 3 completed innings this series. Mathew Wade, Marnus Labuschagne, and Chris Green have fared better with the bat in the last match with 30s and 40s but failed to make a big score. Steve Smith`s struggles has been their biggest problem. David Warner is all set to return to playing XI at the expense of Joe Burns.
Pace trio of Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, and Mitchell Starc are phenomenal with the ball with their control and accuracy and are not giving any free runs to the Indians. Spinner Nathan Lyon has been a vital member getting crucial breakthroughs this season. Cameron green will serve as their fourth pace option in the team.
Who will win the match
IND will win the match
AUS vs IND 3rd Test Day Match Venue Details:
Sydney is the most spinner friendly track in Australia where the ball might turn and bounce a lot from days 4 & 5. Batsmen will enjoy batting on the first 2-3 days of the match. We can expect first innings scores of around 300-350 runs on this pitch.
Australia (AUS) – Key Players
India (IND) – Key Players
AUS vs IND – Team Squad
Australia (AUS): Aaron Finch(c), Matthew Wade, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Moises Henriques, Alex Carey(w), Ashton Agar, Sean Abbott, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Andrew Tye, Marnus Labuschagne, D Arcy Short, Cameron Green, Daniel Sams, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Swepson
India (IND): Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul(w), Virat Kohli(c), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, T Natarajan, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mayank Agarwal, Sanju Samson, Navdeep Saini, Washington Sundar, Mohammed Shami.