Team India lost first test agents Australia, but they won millions of hears by their performance.India had target of 364 to win first test match but out tram went down to Australia by 48 runs.
All credit should go to Nathan Lyon, Lyon took 7 wicket in second inning and 12 in match. In second inning Lyon tool all main regular batsman wicket except Shikhar Dhawan and pushed India back to win test match.
Last day India had to score 364 to win match. At one time they were in very good position.
Kohli scroed his second ton of the match and eight overall. He is only the second man to score twin hundreds on captaincy debut. Murli vijay missed his hundred and out on 99.Before out,he had looked nervous for the last few deliveries.
Rahane was unlucky, he out on a duck, Rahane presses forward to defend but the ball turns in sharply and doesn’t take an edge or the glove. The ball goes off his knee roll and sits into the hands of Rogers at short leg. The umpiring has looked shaky today but then India are against taking DRS. Rahane is the unfortunate victim of such decisions.
Australia prevailed in what was an emotional Test match for them. David Warner scored two hundreds, Michael Clarke and Steve Smith scored a hundred apiece and Nathan Lyon finished with 12 wickets as the hosts got the better of India, led spiritedly by Virat Kohli, who slammed two hundreds at the Adelaide Oval.
Good shine about team India was, they gone for win not for drown. They lost match by 48 runs. This kind of thinking will help to good perform in rest match of the tour.