Mail Today|January 17, 2020
Skipper Virat Kohli is set to be back at his regular number three position after the strategy of coming two down boomeranged in the lung-opener as India take on a resolute Australia in the must-win second ODI in Rajkot on Friday.
India go into the game 0-1 down after Australia registered a 10-wicket win in the lung opener at Mumbai, courtesy David Warner and Aaron Finch, who hit unbeaten hundreds. In a bid to field all three in-form players — Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul — Kohli dropped himself down the order but the plan backfired spectacularly as he was unable to convert his start.
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January 17, 2020