Mitchell Starc of Australia was spotted bowling despite blood dripping from his finger during the third Test against India on Thursday at the Holkar Cricket Ground in Indore.
In the game, the left-arm seamer was observed bowling with pain, his pants soaked with blood from his finger.
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In the absence of Australia’s skipper, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc playing the third Test against India in Indore despite the discomfort in his injured finger. During the Christmas Day Test against South Africa, Starc dislocated the tip of his finger.
Starc will continue to wear the splint, but he will push through the discomfort to spearhead Australia’s pace attack, which is presently trailing by two Tests in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2023.
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Watch- Mitchell Starc’s Finger Starts Bleeding In The 1st Over Of 2nd Innings:
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Mitchell Starc’s finger begins to bleed in the first over of the second inning, but Pacer continues through the pain. In the game, the left-arm seamer was observed bowling with agony, his pants soaked with blood from his finger. The left-arm pacer has not had much success on Indian pitches in red-ball cricket. From four Tests, he has seven wickets at an average of 50.14.
Australia is eagerly hoping for the first breakthrough, so Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill have begun their innings cautiously. After the hosts recovered on Day 2 to knock out Australia for 197, Umesh Yadav picked up three wickets and Ravichandran Ashwin took two. Ravindra Jadeja, who had taken all four of the Australian wickets that were lost on the first day, fell short of a five-for. 88 runs were scored by the visitors in the first inning. While Australia bowled out India for 109 runs on Wednesday, Matthew Kuhnemann recorded his first five-wicket haul in Test cricket.
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