Team India scored a comprehensive score of 250 runs on nine wickets till the first day of the first Test in Adelaide Oval on the ground with the help of Cheteshwar Pujara (123). India had lost wickets of their four early batsmen at 41 runs at one time but Pujara, along with Rohit Sharma (37), Rishabh Pant (25) and Ravichandran Ashwin (25), not only brought Indian innings difficult but also respected Moved to the score.
India had scored 56 runs in four wickets till lunch break, while his score till T-break was 146 runs at six. With the run out on Pujara's total of 250, the game of the game ended. Mohammed Shami returned unbeaten on six runs. Pujara made seven fours and two sixes in his innings of 246 balls. This is the 16th century of Pujara's career.
After winning the toss, the Indian team, which got off to bat first, was very bad. Lokesh Rahul (2), Murali Vijay (11) and Virat Kohli (3) fell on 19 for the wickets. Ajinkya Rahane (13) showed some restraint but he was also out on 41. After this, Pujara delivered the score to 86 with Rohit. Rohit is out on this yoga. Rohit hit two sixes and three sixes in his 61-ball innings.
After Rohit's departure, the young batsman Pant gave good support to Pujara, but after 38 balls he hit two fours and a six, he was out on 127. After this, Ashwin reached the score with 188 runs with Pujara. Ashwin's wicket dropped on the totals of 189. Ashwin hit a boundary on 76 balls but during his innings he kept playing with restraint, gave Pujara the opportunity to go close to the century.
Pujara completed his half-century with 15 fours in 153 balls and after that he scored his century with 231 balls with the help of six fours and a six. Ishant Sharma (4) spent some time with him. Ishant's wicket dropped to a total of 210. After that Pujara was run out on the fifth ball of the 88th over. With this, the day's game ended. Shami has faced nine balls in his unbeaten innings and has hit a four. Australia's Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Comis and Nathan Lyon have taken two wickets each.