India should be in a better frame of mind in Sydney

Marnus Labuschagne is back in the Aussie squad

Marnus Labuschagne is back in the Aussie squad

Australia's one shining light defied an Indian victory with a superb half century on Saturday, which embarrassed his batting teammates, outlasting the taking of another half hour and a second new ball.

However after Kohli's press conference, the BCCI issued an official statement which stated: "A quick update on R Ashwin: The team management has named him in the 13-man squad for the final Test". KL Rahul looks set to replace Rohit Sharma and open, meaning Hanuma Vihari slips back down to No. 6. They have performed and backed up their captain well.

The preparations have been far from ideal given that India is on verge of creating history.

India were denied victory on day four by the tail-end resistance of Pat Cummins, and were forced to wait almost two-and-a-half hours for play to begin due to rain but when the weather cleared their bowlers wrapped up the Australia innings for 261 in 22 minutes.

Boult wasted little time yesterday in the overcast conditions as he bowled Suranga Lakmal for 18 on the third ball, before Wagner had Dilruwan Perera caught for 22 on the eighth.

"Was (MS) Dhoni being so quiet was good for the game or bad for the game?" India will face every single team once in the league stage, and if they finish in the top-4, they will qualify for the semis. "It was the first time where I really bounced between Test matches straight into one-dayers", Cummins said of January 2018.

Both Hazlewood and Starc bowled less overs in Melbourne than they did in the series-opener in Adelaide, despite Australia bowling for nearly the entire first two days at the MCG on a flat wicket.

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The video of the practice session also went viral on social media. Overall, there seems to plenty of chaos and hesitancy.

As Australia try to avoid a first series loss at home to India, Paine said it will be crucial to dismiss Pujara and Kohli in Sydney as cheaply as possible.

On the field, India's batting needs to click consistently. The bowling unit has done tremendously well and they will need constant support from the batsmen. Opener Aaron Finch has been woefully out of touch at the top and could drop down to a more natural spot in the lower middle-order. Three of those hundreds came in the Sydney Test against England, from Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh and Mitchell Marsh.

Apart from the selection, Australia's other worry is how do they handle Jasprit Bumrah?

The Indians have no problems even with the form of their mainline batsmen.

"Burns is hardly the next superstar of world cricket, but in their current predicament, Australia can't afford to ignore proven and highly functional Test-level players like him in the hunt for a silver bullet that might not exist", Horne wrote.

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