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IND vs AUS: Australia opt to bat in 2nd Test of Border -Gavaskar trophy

Australia skipper Pat Cummins won the toss and elected to bat against India in the second Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy here on Friday

Team India in a huddle at the IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali before the first India vs Australia ODI. Photo:@ BCCI

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Press Trust of India New Delhi
Australia skipper Pat Cummins won the toss and elected to bat against India in the second Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy here on Friday.
Suryakumar Yadav made way for a fit-again Sheryas Iyer in the Indian playing XI.
Australia made a couple of changes, handing a debut to spinner Matthew Kuhnemann while Travis Head is also back in the playing XI. Matthew Renshaw and Scott Boland miss out.
Australia are playing with just one pacer, their captain Pat Cummins.
India lead the four-match series 1-0 having won the opening Test by an innings and 132 runs in Nagpur.
Teams:

Australia: Pat Cummins (c), David Warner, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Peter Handscomb, Alex Carey (w), Todd Murphy, Nathan Lyon and Matthew Kuhnemann.
India: Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Srikar Bharat (w), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami and Mohammed Siraj.

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First Published: Feb 17 2023 | 9:31 AM IST

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