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Jasprit Bumrah of India missed an easy catch to Labushane on the boundary line. Labushane was then scoring 12 runs.
On the second day of the day-night Test being played in Adelaide between India and Australia, the Australian innings was reduced to 191 runs. Indian bowlers performed brilliantly. However, on their hard work, Team India’s fielders left no stone unturned. India missed 5 catches for Australian players.
If these catches were taken, the Indian team’s lead could have been even greater in the first innings. Indian fielders gave life to Marnus Labushane 3 and Australian captain Tim Paine. Despite this, the Australian team could not score much. By the end of the second day’s play, India took a 62-run lead over Australia.
Mayank missed an easy catch by Tim Paine
Australia’s captain Tim Paine scored the highest score of 73 not out. Penn was also given life by Indian fielders. On the 5th ball of the 55th over of the Australia innings, Bouncer of fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah played towards the square leg. Mayank Agarwal, standing there, dropped his catch. At that time, Penn was batting on 26 runs.
Stark’s hard catch missed
After this, wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha dropped the catch of Mitchell Starc on the last ball of the 59th over. However, this catch was quite difficult. Bumrah’s bouncer took to the air with the upper edge of Stark’s bat. Saha ran back, but could not judge the ball and missed the catch. At the time, Stark was batting on 12 runs.
Labushane gets 3 lives
After Penn, Australia’s highest scorer Marnus Labushane got 3 lives. Taking advantage of this, he scored 47 runs. In the first session, the fourth ball of the 15th over of the Australian innings took the edge of Labushane’s bat between the wicketkeeper and the first slip. Wriddhiman Saha also dived to take a catch, but could not catch the ball. At that time Labushane was batting for 4 runs.
Prithvi Shaw leaves easy catch of Labushane
After this, on the last ball of the 18th over, Bumrah left an easy catch of Labushane at the boundary line. Labushane was then scoring 12 runs. At the same time, his easy catch was dropped by Prithvi Shaw on the fourth ball of the 23rd over of the Australian innings. At that time Labushane was playing for 21 runs.
Kohli was not happy with the team’s shooting
Nathan Lyon was caught by captain Virat Kohli off Ravichandran Ashwin in the 67th over of the Australian innings. He breathed a sigh of relief after catching the catch. Kohli’s reaction after taking the catch suggests that he was not happy with the team’s shooting.
Kohli caught Cameron Green’s brilliant catch at short mid-wicket off Ashwin. Team India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin took 4 wickets, while Umesh Yadav got 3 and Jaspreet Bumrah got 2 wickets.