Australia Vs India Test Series: Top 3 Bowlers To Watch Out From India

Please follow and like us:
Follow by Email

Before India and Australia resume a long and bitter cricketing rivalry come tomorrow, we dissect the top 3 bowlers from India’s side who will play an instrumental role for their side in the Adelaide Oval test. Making the cut for the list of India top 3 bowlers from the Indian camp are Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami and Ravichandran Ashwin.

India Top 3 Bowlers

Keeping in mind the fact that a good amount of grass would be left on the pitch come matchday, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami will hold the key to India’s fortunes on the field. A pitch that won’t offer too much pace and bounce will be more suited to India with Bumrah and Shami looking to exploit the most of the conditions that will be reminiscent to the ones prevalent at home.

Must Read: Australia Vs India First Test Match: Insight About The Adelaide Oval

We take an in-depth look at India top 3 bowlers for the first test match, taking a look at their recent bowling performances and record over 2018.

Jasprit Bumrah

Jasprit Bumrah

At the forefront of the menacing bowling line-up is Jasprit Bumrah. Having grown in stature, Bumrah has worked on his game, bringing to his skill set the ability to bowl both good lengths, yorkers and slower ones. His ability to swing the ball both ways will be vital to India’s fortunes in the four-match test series. A bowler who steps up in crunch situations, India will be banking on him to be at his enigmatic and scrumptious best with the red ball.

BOWLING CAREER SUMMARY: Matches 6 Wickets 28 Best 5/54

Must Read: Australia Vs India First Test Match Squads

Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami

Being preferred over Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shami’s recent good performances including a three-wicket haul against Cricket XI Australia in the warm-up match see him make the matchday squad. With stellar performances on pace friendly English pitches, Shami is expected to repeat the feat in Australia and will be looking to pair up well with Bumrah.

Record In Last 5 Test Innings Abroad

  • 0/72 vs England on September 7, 2018
  • 2/110 vs England on September 7, 2018
  • 2/51 vs England on August 30, 2018
  • 4/57 vs England on August 30, 2018

Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin

The Indian team management have decided to go ahead with Ashwin, benching Kuldeep Yadav in the process for the first test match in Adelaide. For both India and Australia, their top 3 bowlers include their wrist spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and Adam Zampa. The Adelaide Oval offers the best returns for spinners in all of Australia. With a carpet at play where the ball will spin and grip, Ashwin will be looking to get his fair share of purchase and spin the opposition’s batsmen in a web.

For more updates, do Subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on FacebookTwitter and Google+.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

The content and images used on this site are copyright protected and copyrights vests with their respective owners. We make every effort to link back to original content whenever possible. If you own rights to any of the images, and do not wish them to appear here, please contact us and they will be promptly removed. Usage of content and images on this website is intended to promote our works and no endorsement of the artist shall be implied. Read more detailed ​​disclaimer
Copyright © 2019 All rights reserved.
× How can I help you?