Former Indian cricketer Madan Lal said that if R Ashwin and Jasprit Bumrah will not play due to their injuries, Brisbane Test would be a tough nut to crack for Indian Cricket Team and Australian Cricket Team will be benefitted in their absence.
He said that if Bumrah plays the Brisbane Test match then it can benefit the 'Men in Blue'.
Haryana police has registered cases against protesting farmers in Ambala. Cases lodged after farmers allegedly blocked Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's convoy. The Haryana CM was going to Ambala to campaign for BJP candidates in municipal corporation polls. "A group of farmers blocked the convoy of Haryana CM. We have registered cases against 13 farmers under various sections of IPC," said Madan Lal, DSP, Ambala. Hundreds of farmers have been protesting on the outskirts of Delhi since November 26. Farmers are protesting at different Delhi borders against Centre's newly enacted farm laws. Govt has held many rounds of talks with farmers' unions offering changes to the farm laws. Farmers are firm with their demand that Centre should repeal the three new laws.
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Haryana Police has booked around 13 farmers who allegedly blocked state Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's convoy in Ambala on December 23 during their protest against the new farm laws. "We have registered cases against 13 farmers under various sections of the Indian Penal Code. We are investigating the incident," said Madan Lal, DSP, Ambala. CM Khattar was going to Ambala to campaign for BJP candidates in the election to the municipal corporation.
While addressing the pre-match press conference in Melbourne on December 25, Indian Cricket Team batsman and skipper of the 2nd test squad, Ajinkya Rahane spoke ahead of the second test match between India and Australia. Rahane said, "Each and every individual in this team is really capable to do well so it is a challenge for the captain and management to select the top 11." "Jasprit Bumrah is a quality bowler but it is all about bowling in partnerships and bowling towards the plan," he added.
Former Indian cricketer Syed Kirmani congratulated the team by saying that this has been the most spectacular win for India when all the experienced players are injured and younger players have taken their places. Another former cricketer Kirti Azad said that the young players are the future of Indian cricket. He said that the team was like herd of lions who went after the Australia team even after the racist comments. After losing the four-match Test series 2-1 against India on Tuesday, Australia coach Justin Langer said that nothing can be taken for granted and one should not ever underestimate the Indian cricket team. On Tuesday, Australia's fortress -- The Gabba -- was finally breached. It took 32 years and two months, but the unthinkable was achieved as an injury-ravaged young Indian team beat Australia by three wickets against all odds in the final Test to take the series 2-1.
Former Indian cricketer and BJP MP from East Delhi, Gautam Gambhir, on January 19 lauded the performance of Indian Cricket Team. He said, "This is the greatest series ever to be won by the Indian cricket team ever, I don't think so it has been any bigger than this," he said. Gambhir hailed the performance of young players who proved their mettle in the absence of key players who were injured.
After winning the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, team India coach Ravi Shastri said "Feeling defeated is one thing but giving up is not in our vocabulary, team showed it. Virat (Kohli) may not be here but his character and personality stamp is there for everyone to see in the team as well. For Ajinkya (Rahane) to take over the way he did was simply unreal." India won the fourth and final test match of the series against Australia, at The Gabba in Brisbane and retained the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
During a match at Sydney, racial slurs were hurled at Indian cricketers. India's right arm off break bowler, Ravichandran Ashwin during a press conference said that such incidents should be dealt with iron fist. Ashwin further said that crowd sitting in the lower tier of the stadium have hurled abuses and have been nasty. Ashwins said, "We've had a few experiences in the past here in Sydney and even one or two time the players have also responded. Crowd in the lower tier of the stadium have hurled abuses and they have been nasty. But this is the time they have gone one step ahead and used racial abuses. We have lodged a complaint this time. It is definitely not acceptable in this day and age and must be dealt with an iron fist."
BCCI vice-president Rajeev Shukla hailed team India's performance at Gabba Stadium in Australia's Brisbane on January 19. "Winning in Australia is a significant achievement, I would like to congratulate the team led by Rahane," he said. Team India bagged Test series by 2-1 against. History scripted as Australia lost after 32 years at Gabba.
Indian cricketer Mohammad Shami hailed the marvelous performance of Indian cricket team that clinched the historic glory by winning the test series against Australia at their turf. "It's a big achievement, several players got injured, there can't be a bigger happiness that we won the series by our reserved players,' he said.
Budding cricketers hailed the performance of Indian cricket team after a historic win against Australia. They mainly appreciated the young players including Rishabh Pant and Mohammed Siraj who proved themselves with their thundering performances. On Tuesday, Australia's fortress -- The Gabba -- was finally breached. It took 32 years and two months, but the unthinkable was achieved as an injury-ravaged young Indian team beat Australia by three wickets against all odds in the final Test to take the series 2-1.
Australian bowlers put India on backfoot as they have removed both the Indian openers on Day 2 of fourth test at Brisbane. Both Shubham Gill and Rohit Sharma lost their wickets as India closed at 62/2..
Australia had set up a total of 369 on the second day of the fourth test match against India in Brisbane. Heavy thundershowers prevented the play to advance in the post tea session; India ended Day 2..