In the second Test match of India tour of Australia, the Aussies won the toss and chose to bat. The hosts registered 195 in the first innings with Marnus Labuschagne being the top scorer. In reply, the visitors scored 326 with the skipper Ajinkya Rahane registering the 12th century of his career. In the third innings, Cameron Green and Pat Cummins fought back against the Indian bowling line-up and helped Australia to set up a target of 70 for the Indian team. After two early wickets, Shubman Gill and captain Rahane were fluent in the run chase and clinched the second Test match of the bilateral series by eight wickets.
India’s comprehensive victory in the Boxing Day Test match has levelled up the bilateral series 1-1. The Indian captain was been adjudged the man of the match in the second Test. The Indian top order will strengthen as Rohit Sharma returns in the third Test match. Twitter celebrates as the Indian team managed to beat Aussies on their turf in the absence of their star batsmen. Let’s have a look at the best tweets:
— Dipak Samanta (@dipaksamanta) December 29, 2020
What a win , what a day, what a performance
Also our debuts player #ShubhmanGill
Is mind blowing
Absolutely top class boys @BCCI#INDvsAUS#INDvsAUSTest#IndiavsAustralia pic.twitter.com/GbLFEehpgN
— Abhishek Pandey (@imabhi_1201) December 29, 2020
#IndiavsAustralia test match has given us a year end gift. Men in blue performed remarkably well under pressure & @ajinkyarahane88 led from the front. He is understated & that should serve Indian cricket quite well.
— Rakesh Khar (@rakeshkhar) December 29, 2020
What a win. What a gain. #shubhmangill . Talent, determination, calmness, composure, lot of skill and most importantly the intent. Well played.#AusAvIND @ajinkyarahane88 #IndiavsAustralia @BCCI pic.twitter.com/DN2z92vVYz
— @_vijayesh (@_vijju__) December 29, 2020
— Madhur Nigam (@madhur8594) December 29, 2020
— Rajiv Ranjan Singh (@rajivan289) December 29, 2020