India A vs Australia A: 2nd Unofficial Test, Day 4 – Hosts Won the Match by Six Wickets
In the 2nd unofficial Test, Australia A started their fourth day at 38 for two on their scoreboard in the unofficial Test match against host India A at Alur. However, Shreyas Iyer‘s side went on to clinch the game by six wickets on Tuesday (September 11).
Earlier, Australia A batsman, Travis Head and Peter Handscomb started their day on a good note. They both added 69 runs before the lunch break.
Meanwhile, soon after the lunch, Australia A lose their third wicket putting up just nine runs for their team. India A bowler, Shahbaz Nadeem bagged Head’s wicket in quick time. He was just short of three runs to make his half-century.
Moreover, the team added another one run and lost the wicket of Marnus Labuschagne who scored a seven-ball duck.
Meanwhile, captain, Mitchell Marsh, and Peter Handscomb took the initiative to add runs for their team. India A bowler, Kuldeep Yadav did some job for his team and picked up the wicket of Peter Handscomb.
On the other hand, Australia A ended up their scoreboard at 158 for six before tea. The tail-enders couldn’t do much to add up runs for their team.
Furthermore, India A bowler, Krishnappa Gowtham and Kulpeed Yadav both bagged with three wickets.
Deepak Chahar and Nadeem both picked up two to their name. Australia A is leading by 54 runs and India need to score 55 runs to win the match.
However, India A lost their four wickets in quick time. They were in a hurry to finish off the match in quick time. Captain, Iyer, Shubman Gill, and Krishnappa Gowtham was unable to provide runs.
However, Srikar Bharat scored 12 runs off six deliveries and was got out in quick time. Australia A bowler Michael Neser and Chris Tremain each bagged with two wickets.
However, Ankit Bawne scored unbeaten 28 runs off 18 deliveries smashing three boundaries and take India A to win the match by six wickets.
2nd Unofficial Test- Brief Score: India A- 505 and 55/4; India A won by six wickets
Australia A- 346 and 213