India vs Australia, 1st Test Live Cricket Score: Pat Cummins strikes first as India loses Ravichandran Ashwin on second day in Adelaide

IND vs AUS Live: Ravichandran Ashwin was fired for 15 runs out of 20 deliveries in Adelaide.© AFP

The action continues on Day 2 of the opening test in Adelaide as India look to finish with a competitive total after winning the draw and choosing to beat Australia. Umesh Yadav and Wriddhiman Saha are the two batters to the fold of Team India. Visitors closed the opening day with a score of 233 out of six, following a collapse triggered by the expulsion of Virat Kohli. The Indian skipper was sacked for 74 runs out of 180 deliveries in an inning including eight borders, after a major misunderstanding with Ajinkya Rahane. Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins each represented two wickets. Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon, and Pat Cummins each recorded a layoff. (LIVE SCORECARD)


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  • 09:38 (IST)

    Umesh Yadav comes out of the sign

    Umesh Yadav comes off the mark with a single, following a full delivery from Pat Cummins, which launched in the dot region.

  • 09:35 (IST)

    WICKET! Ravichandran Ashwin c Tim Paine b Pat Cummins 15 (20)

    Ravichandran Ashwin starts for 15 runs out of 20 deliveries, after taking the ball to Tim Paine. Pat Cummins threw the ball a little fuller, dragging Ashwin on the front foot. Umesh Yadav is the new man in.

  • 09:31 (IST)

    Pat Cummins in the first round of Day 2

    Pat Cummins is ready to launch the first on the second day of the opening test. Ravichandran Ashwin is the hitter who will be on strike, with Wriddhiman Saha on the other side.

  • 09:21 (IST)

    Live action is just minutes away!

    Ravichandran Ashwin and Wriddhiman Saha will take the field on the second day of the Opening Test in Adelaide, in a few minutes. It is important for Team India to post a competitive total, considering the presence of the likes of Steve Smith in the Australian lineup.

  • 09:02 (IST)

  • 08:54 (IST)

    Watch: Virat Kohli’s shot of 74 is performed by 180 deliveries

    Virat Kohli has been Team India’s top scorer in the first innings so far, having amassed 74 runs out of 180 deliveries. Kohli could have marked a century, had it not been for some communication error with Ajinkya Rahane.

  • 08:50 (IST)

    Here is a look at the wickets that fell on day 1

    The Indian team lost six wickets on the opening day of the first Test in Adelaide. The most controversial of them was the dismissal of Virat Kohli, following some communication problems with Ajinkya Rahane.

  • 08:42 (IST)

    Welcome to the second day!

    Here’s a look at the camp for the second day in Adelaide. It will be interesting to see if the field will help bowlers or prove to be friendly.

  • 08:24 (IST)

    Hello and welcome!

    Hello and welcome to our live coverage of Day 2 of the Australia-India Opening Test in Adelaide. The Indian team will continue to bat, having closed the opening day with a score of 233 runs for the loss of six wickets.

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