The first match of the Test series is being played in Adelaide between Team India and Australia. On the first day of the match, India won the toss and decided to bat first. By the end of the first day's play, India scored 250 runs, losing 9 wickets. India has a very bad start in this match. But Cheteshwar Pujara kept one end. He scored a century while batting till the end. Pujara scored 123 runs in front of 246 balls.
In the first match of the Test Series, Lokesh Rahul and Murali Vijay came to the opening for India's first innings. But these two players could not stay on the crease for a long time. Rahul was dismissed by Josh Hazlewood for just 2 runs. When Murali scored 11 runs, Mitchell Starc became the victim of the ball. In this way, Virat Kohli was dismissed with just 3 runs. Pat cummins ball hit Kohli Usman Khawab on the ball. Team India lost as fourth wicket for Rahane.
Rohit Sharma joined the Test team after a long time. He batted well during the return Although he scored 37 runs. Rohit faced 61 balls and hit three sixes and two fours. After that, Nathan Lion wasted the wicket on the ball. India's sixth wicket dropped as Rishabh Pant Pant became the victim of Lion's ball on 25th run of private score.
Team India's bowling all-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin was dismissed by 25 runs. He played a half-century partnership with Pujara. After that Pat Cummins was out on the ball. Shortly after Ishant Sharma scored 4 runs. They bowled Mitchell Starc. Cheteshwar Pujara hit a century while batting to the end. He faced 246 balls and scored 123 runs with 7 fours and 2 sixes. Run out after this.
Australian bowlers started a good start. He dismissed opener Murali and Rahul. After this, captain Kohli and Rahane sent the pavilion. The team got the first wicket by Josh Hazlewood He took 2 for 52 in 19.5 overs. While also removing 3 maiden overs. Mitchell Starc took two for 63 runs. Pat Cummins and Nathan Lion get 2-2 wickets.
India: Virat Kohli (Captain), Murali Vijay, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Jaspreet Bumrah, Ishant Sharma and Mohammad Shami.
Australia: Tim Paine (captain / wicketkeeper), Aaron Finch, Marcus Harris, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Travis Head, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, and Jose Hedgelwood.