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India vs Australia Team (TEST)

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AUS vs IND Cricket Scorecard (TEST)

3rd Test TEST, Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne, 26 December, 2018

India
Ist INN

443/7

(169.4) RR 2.61

2nd INN

106 /8

(37.3)

v/s
Australia
Ist INN

151/10

(66.5) RR 2.25

2nd INN

261 /10

(89.3) RR

India beat Australia by 137 runs

Pitch Report

A lot of grass covering but underneath it's nice and hard. Overall, a good batting surface.

SWOT Analysis

AustraliaIndia
StrengthBowling attackAll-round
WeaknessBattingOpening slot
OpportunitiesShock the world with back-to-back Test winsStrut their stuff by winning here and retaining the Border-Gavaskar Trophy
ThreatsMayank Agarwal and Ravindra JadejaMarcus Harris and Nathan Lyon

Head to Head

AustraliaIndia
Matches won4227
Home Wins2921
Away Wins136
Highest Innings Score674 on Friday, January 23, 1948705 on Friday, January 02, 2004
Lowest Innings Score83 on Saturday, February 07, 198158 on Friday, November 28, 1947

Top Performers

AustraliaIndia
Highest Total Chased338 on Friday, December 16, 1977253 on Saturday, October 10, 1964
Lowest Total Defended145 on Saturday, January 25, 1992104 on Wednesday, November 03, 2004
Most Prolific BatsmanRicky Ponting - 2555 RunsSachin Tendulkar - 3630 Runs
Highest Individual Score329 by Michael Clarke On Tuesday, January 03, 2012281 by VVS Laxman On Sunday, March 11, 2001
Most Successful BowlerNathan Lyon - 80 WicketsAnil Kumble - 111 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis8/50 by Nathan Lyon On Saturday, March 04, 20179/69 by Jasubhai Patel On Saturday, December 19, 1959

Team Rankings

Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 4027 115
2 New Zealand 2829 109
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3778 105
5 Australia 2640 98
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6745 125
2 India 7071 122
3 New Zealand 4837 112
4 Australia 5543 111
5 South Africa 5193 110
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
4 India 8099 261
5 Australia 5471 261
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