BGT 2023, IND vs AUS 3rd Test Live: Watch - Virat Kohli walks away with frustration after throwing his wicket to horrible shot
In the ongoing battle between India and Australia, Virat Kohli once again played an unwanted shot that cost to lose his wicket against Matthew Kuhnemann and walks back to the dressing room with frustration.
Coming to the clash, Team India's skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bat. Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill opened the innings for India as Australia missed a first-ball review of the Indian skipper off Mitchell Starc.
After that, Australia once again got an opportunity to dismiss Rohit Sharma but they yet again did the same mistake by not taking the review. Despite getting back-to-back opportunities, Rohit Sharma had to walk back after getting dismissed by Matthew Kuhnemann for 12 runs.
Following his dismissal, Shubman Gill also returned to the dressing room scoring 21 runs. In the very next over, Cheteshwar Pujara has been sent off by Nathan Lyon by cleaning his stumps.
After that, Nathan Lyon and Matthew Kuhnemann continued their domination by sending back both Ravindra Jadeja and Shreyas Iyer in back-to-back overs. Virat Kohli played some decent shots in the middle and scored runs before being dismissed by Todd Murphy.
Srikar Bharat and Axar Patel haven't been much impressive in the lower order as they managed to score only 17 and 12 runs only. In the end, Umesh Yadav smashed some gigantic sixes and helped India to reach a total of 109 runs.
Summary of the ongoing 3rd Test between India vs Australia:
With only 109 runs in front, Travis Head and Usman Khawaja opened the innings for Australia. Ravindra Jadeja provided the first breakthrough for India by sending back Travis Head for just 9 runs. However, Usman Khawaja and Marnus Labuschagne put up a 96-run stand for the second wicket.
It was Jadeja who again provide a much-needed breakthrough for the side by sending back Marnus Labuschagne for 31 runs. Usman Khawaja scored 60 runs before Ravindra Jadeja adds him to his list.
However, Peter Handscomb and Cameron Green started the second day well but failed to utilise the start as Australia collapsed for 197 runs. Coming out to bat, Shubman Gill had to walk back to the dressing room after being bowled out by Nathan Lyon on 5 runs.
The right-arm spinner kept his line very tight to get the wicket of the Indian skipper Rohit Sharma for 15 runs. Then Virat Kohli who was slowly setting up his inning had to walk back to the pavilion after being dismissed by Matthew Kuhnemann.
Following his dismissal, Ravindra Jadeja also failed to counter Nathan Lyon as he was removed by the spinner for just 7 runs. As of now, Cheteshwar Pujara and Shreyas Iyer were on the crease and fighting for every run against the Australian bowlers.
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Virat Kohli is not happy with his shot selection. He departs for just 13 runs.— CricTracker (@Cricketracker) March 2, 2023
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Umpire's decision is never in favour of Virat Kohli. Never ever. pic.twitter.com/R0UlkZTc01— Akshat (@AkshatOM10) March 2, 2023
We have supported you in your best, Virat kohli and we'll support in your bad too.— Vishal. (@SportyVishaI) March 2, 2023
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