Greater than the eight-wicket defeat inside three days, it was the spectacular meltdown of India’s vaunted batting lineup within the second innings which dominated dialogue in India. ( FULL SCORECARD)
A photograph of Kohli with lowered head was printed on the entrance web page of the Instances of India newspaper, together with the ten single-digit scores recorded by the Indian batsmen who have been dismissed for 36.
“No this isn’t a telephone quantity. It is the rating of the Indian line-up (so as of dismissal) within the 2nd innings at Adelaide,” the newspaper stated.
Former Check opener Virender Sehwag additionally listed the single-digit scores and steered a cheeky method to banish the reminiscence of this debacle.
“The OTP to neglect that is 49204084041,” he tweeted.
The OTP to neglect that is 49204084041 .#INDvsAUSTest
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) 1608356080000
The Indian Categorical printed the photograph of the handbook scoreboard on the Adelaide Oval on its entrance web page reflecting India’s batting capitulation within the day-night Check.
The each day referred to as it a “Day & Nightmare Check” and devoted a complete web page to mourn “The Nice Indian Batting Collapse.”
Followers on social media puzzled how the India workforce, sponsored by a studying app, may fail a check.
Some former gamers have been extra sympathetic although.
“With the way in which India batted & bowled within the 1st innings, they have been within the driver’s seat, however the Aussies got here again actually onerous…” tweeted batting nice Sachin Tendulkar.
“That’s the great thing about Check cricket. It is NEVER over until it is over. India was outclassed within the 2nd half. Congratulations to Australia!”
With the way in which India batted & bowled within the 1st innings, they have been within the driver’s seat, however the Aussies got here again re… https://t.co/YREkgCpkMq
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) 1608368190000
The four-Check sequence continues with matches scheduled in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.