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Day 2 - Stumps, Australia lead by 62 runs

Match Details

India vs Australia

Venue - Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi

Toss Winner - Australia won the toss and opt to bat first

Series - Australia tour of India, 2023

Date of the Match - Saturday, 18 February, 2023

Time - 9:30 AM (IST)

Season - 2023

Umpires - Michael Gough (ENG), Nitin Menon (IND)

Third Umpire - Richard Illingworth (ENG)

Match Referee - Andy Pycroft (ZIM) 

Match Review

     On Saturday, February 18, at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi, India and Australia played in the 2nd Test, day 2 match of the Australia tour of India, 2023.

     Australia had a 62-run advantage against India at the end of Day 2 at 61 for 1. With scores of 39 and 14, respectively, Travis Head and Marnus Labuschagne maintained their unblemished records. Virat Kohli scored 44 runs and Axar Patel blasted 74 runs earlier as India was bowled out for 262 runs. 

     Australia, who decided to bat on Friday and ended up scoring 263, took the lead after the first inning by one run. Nathan Lyon, an off-spinner, claimed his 22nd five-wicket haul, while Matthew Kuhnemann and Todd Murphy each took two victims.

Brief Score 

     India have scored 262 for 10 in 83.3 overs (Rohit Sharma 32, KL Rahul 17, Cheteshwar Pujara 0, Virat Kohli 44, Shreyas Iyer 4, Ravindra Jadeja 26, Srikar Bharat (wk) 6, Axar Patel 74, Ravichandran Ashwin 37, Mohammed Shami 2, Mohammed Siraj 1, Extras 19)

     In the first inning, Australia have scored 263 for 10 in 78.4 overs (Warner 15, Usman Khawaja 81, Marnus Labuschagne 18, Steven Smith 0, Travis Head 12, Peter Handscomb 72, Alex Carey (wk) 0, Pat Cummins 33, Nathan Lyon 10, Todd Murphy 0, Matthew Kuhnemann 6, Extras 16)

     In the Second inning, Australia have scored 61 for 1 in 12 overs (Usman Khawaja 6, Marnus Labuschagne 16, Travis Head 39, Extras 0) 

What is the Score? 

     Australia lead by 62 runs.


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