Former cricketer Ricky Ponting believes that India’s ‘severe wounds’ have been refreshed after the embarrassing defeat of Adelaide and that they have a great sweep in the 4 Test series against Australia. have a chance.
India was bowled out for 36 in their second innings in the first Test cricket match played with the pink ball. Australia won the match by 8 wickets and took a 1-0 lead in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
Ricky Ponting said, ‘Now some serious wounds have opened up. This can be a good chance of a clean sweep. Expect positive results in Melbourne and if we do that then it will be difficult for India to come back and win a match. ‘
Team India will miss captain Virat Kohli for the remaining three Tests, who will return home due to the birth of their child and Ponting said that this will be a real test for the visiting team which will return to captain Ajinkya Rahane. Will be
Ricky Ponting said, ‘We will know a lot about them. Due to the absence of Virat Kohli, he has no one who can bring him back from such a defeat. ‘
India will have to find their best playing XI for the second Test starting on 26 December as young opener Prithvi Shaw and wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha failed to make it to the first Test.