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Pune Test, Day 1: Australia Battle Hard on Tricky MCA Wicket

CNN-News18 | Updated: February 23, 2017, 10:57 PM IST

When Steven Smith won the toss and elected to bat first on Day 1 of the first Test against India in Pune, the entire Australian team management must have heaved a sigh of relief. This is because one look at the surface at the MCA stadium would tell anyone what to expect from Day 2 onwards.

First Published: February 23, 2017, 10:57 PM IST
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