In the third Test match of India tour of Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Australia won the toss and chose to bat against team India. The first ball will be played at 5 AM IST. The series has been levelled up 1-1 after the first two Tests.
Navdeep Saini is all set to make his Test debut, Rohit Sharma returns to the opening slot for India while David Warner returns in Australia’s playing XI.
India: Rohit Sharma, Shubhman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj
Australia: David Warner, Will Pucovski, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Mathew Wade, Cameron Green, Tim Paine, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood.
India tour of Australia commenced from November 27, this will be series will be India’s first international bilateral series since March 2020. The bilateral series consists of 3 T20Is, 3 ODIs and 4 Test Matches. Australia won the ODI series 2-1 while team India won the T20I series 2-1. The two teams have claimed one victory each in the first two Test matches and would want to clinch the third Test and take a lead.