A three-day practice match of India A and Australia A is being played since Sunday. However, the Indian team did not have a good start. Two young team openers could not open the account. Both Shubman Gill and Prithvi Sau were dismissed on zero.
Gill was dismissed on the first ball of the second over of the innings. The ball hit the inside pad of his bat on the Thai pad and then went to the second slip. Where the present fielder made an easy catch. Gill was caught by Michael Nasser at the hands of Marcus Harris.
After this, Prithvi Sau once again worried about footwork. He chased a ball outside the off stump off paceman James Pattinson but the ball took the outside edge of the bat and was easily caught by wicketkeeper Tim Paine.
By the second ball of the third over, both India A batsmen had returned to the pavilion on a total score of six. After this, Hanuma Vihari and Cheteshwar Pujara brought the score to 40 but after that fast bowler Jackson Bird turned Hanuma Vihar to LBW.
After this, Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane added 76 runs together. Pujara scored 54 runs. By the time the news was written, Bhat’s score was 157 for six. Rahane was unbeaten on 60 runs and Kuldeep Yadav scored nine runs.