India VS Australia Test Series, here is all you need to know
India VS Australia four test match series will begin from February 23, 2017, and will continue till March 29, 2017. In the ICC test match rankings, India is leading, and it has retained its top position till now.
1. The first test match will be played at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune from February 23, 2017.
2. The second test match will be played at M.Chinnaswamy stadium, Bengaluru between March 04 and March 08.
3. The third test match will be played at JSCA International stadium complex, Ranchi between March 16 and March 20.
4. The fourth test match will be played at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium, Dharamsala between March 25 and March 29.
First test match will commence at 9:30 AM and rest of the matches will begin at the same time.
SQUADS FOR INDIA VS AUSTRALIA TEST SERIES 2017
INDIA – Yet not Announced
AUSTRALIA – David Warner, Matt Renshaw, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith(C), Peter Handscomb, Steve O’ Keefe, Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon, Shawn Marsh, Jackson Bird, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Swepson, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Marsh, Matthew Wade, Mitchell Starc.
PEEP INTO THE HISTORY
If we peep into the history of test matches.
• 2014-2015(When the series was played in Australia). It was won by Kangaroos by 2-0.
• 2013 (When the series was played in Home ground) Indian claimed its historic victory by winning the series by 4-0.
- In 2014-2015 India VS Australia test series, Steven Smith was the highest scorer. He scored 769 runs in 8 innings.
- In 2013, India VS Australia test series Murali Vijay was the highest scorer. He scored 430 runs in 7 innings.
- In all test match series till now Sachin Tendulkar is the highest scorer. He had scored 3630 runs in 74 innings.
Vira Kohli has now become the captain of all the cricket formats and he has actually proved himself as a good captain. All the cricket fans are looking forward to series. Notably, Indian cricket team is scheduled to play 13 Tests, 8 ODIs and three T20 international in the country