India Vs Australia – 1st Test 2017 – Player Ratings
The unthinkable has indeed happened! The so-called invincible Indian team that seemed to be unstoppable from a ruthless show at home has been conquered and conquered in some style by the Australians. Not even a single Indian fan would have anticipated a thrashing of this level, as the men in blue were massacred in conditions where they were expected to easily win.
The game ended right on the third day itself, as India found it difficult to even last a little over 2 sessions. It was their nemesis of the first innings, Steven O’Keefe again, as he bagged another five-wicket haul to decimate the famed Indian batting lineup.
With the series 1-0 to Australia and three matches to go, the hosts need to pull their socks up for Bangalore. Below, we have a look at the player ratings for the first Test.
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