Tag Archives: Marcus Harris

India force rare Australia follow-on in Sydney Test

01 January, 2019 11:06 am 11:06 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia were forced to follow-on on home soil for the first time in 30 years after being dismissed for 300 as India went for the jugular in search of a maiden series triumph Down Under on a rain-disrupted fourth day of the final Test on Sunday. Openers Usman Khawaja (4) and Marcus … Read More

Australia stumble in reply to India’s colossal tally

01 January, 2019 12:03 pm 12:03 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s batting woes returned on the third day of the fourth Test on Saturday with the home side slumping to 236 for six when bad light and rain brought an early end to their response to India’s mammoth first-innings tally. The tourists, who declared on 622-7 only need a draw to claim … Read More

Australia confident against India’s ominous Kohli in 2nd Test

12 December, 2018 9:52 am 9:52 am

PERTH (Reuters) – Australia remain confident of grabbing a valuable first-innings lead over India in the second Test despite being stonewalled by visiting captain Virat Kohli on a grassy Perth Stadium wicket that failed to match the hype on day two. After Australia made a competitive 326 in their first innings, spearheads Mitchell Starc and … Read More