India 250/9 at Stumps on Day 1
OVERS 87.5: OUT!
Pujara hits to mid-on and goes for a quick single, but is unable to beat the brilliant direct hit from Pat Cummins. Pujara out for 123
OVERS 86.5: BIG HIT!
Pujara cuts over backward point for a six. Starc on the receiving end
OVERS 86.4: FOUR!
Pujara flicks between fine leg and deep square leg for four
OVERS 84.3: BRILLIANT CENTURY!
Cheteshwar Pujara reaches his 16th century with a flick to square leg for two
OVERS 83.6: FOUR!
Pujara pulls to mid-wicket to reach 99
OVERS 83.5: BIG HIT!
5000 Test runs for Pujara as he hooks over fine leg for a six
OVERS 82.5: FOUR!
Shami cuts a wide delivery to third man to get off the mark
OVERS 82.4: BANG ON TARGET!
Starc bowls full and quick and the red cherry rattles the stumps after hitting Ishant (4) on the pads. India 210/8
Ishant shoulder arms to an incoming delivery and is hit on the pads, he is given out, but he goes for the review and the replays show the ball is going over the stumps
End of the 80th over, the second new ball is due now and Australia take it straightaway and Mitchell Starc is back in the attack
Pujara flicks to fine leg for two, 200 up for India
OVERS 76.2: FOUR!
Ishant Sharma gets off the mark with a slog sweep for four to fine leg
OVERS 73.6: WICKET!
Cummins squares up Ashwin (25) who gets a leading edge to be grabbed by Handscomb at second slip. India 189/7
50-run stand up between Pujara and Ashwin
OVERS 62.5: FOUR!
Pujara edges over the slips for his fifth boundary
OVERS 58.4: FIFTY!
20th half-century for Pujara as he flicks to fine leg for a single. Pujara is waging a lone battle at the Adelaide Oval
Players back on the field after the Tea break, Cummins starts the proceeding
India 143/6 at tea on Day 1
OVERS 52.3: FOUR!
Pujara cuts over backward point for his fourth boundary
OVERS 49.1: WICKET!
Lyon gets his second wicket as Pant (25) edges to keeper Paine for the catch. India 127/6
OVERS 46.4: FOUR!
Cummins comes round the wicket, Pant cover drives a full toss for his second boundary
OVERS 40.3: FOUR!
Pant edges through the slips for four. 100 up for India
OVERS 40.2: BIG HIT!
Rishabh Pant flicks a Starc delivery over square leg for a six
OVERS 39.5: FOUR!
Pujara goes to the back foot and hits a Lyon delivery through the covers for his third boundary
OVERS 37.3: WICKET!
Nathan Lyon has his revenge. Rohit (37) comes down the pitch, Lyon shortens his length, Rohit heaves and mishits it high up in the air, Marcus Harris takes a well-judged catch at deep square leg. India 86/5
OVERS 37.2: BIG HIT!
Rohit slog sweeps over mid-wicket for a six
OVERS 34.1: FOUR!
Pujara cuts a Starc delivery over the slips for his second boundary
Rohit Sharma hits a Cummins delivery over the covers for a six! He made it look ridiculously easy
Rohit Sharma cover drives for four, a classic cover drive
The players are back on the field, Cummins to start the proceedings after lunch
India 56/4 at Lunch on Day 1
OVERS 25.4: BIG HIT!
Rohit Sharma pulls a Cummins delivery over square leg for a six!
OVERS 20.2: WICKET!
Hazlewood back in the attack, Rahane (13) reaches out to a wide delivery and edges to second slip for Peter Handscomb to take the catch at second slip. India 41/4
OVERS 15.5: BIG HIT!
Ajinkya Rahane comes down the pitch and hits a Nathan Lyon delivery over wide long-on for the first six of the match
OVERS 10.3: BIG WICKET!
Virat Kohli (3) drives from way outside off stump and edges to gully where Usman Khawaja dives to his left to take a fantastic catch. Pat Cummins strikes in his first over. India 19/3
Ten overs gone and Pat Cummins has been introduced in the attack
OVERS 6.6: WICKET!
Starc comes over the wicket and induces the edge off Vijay’s bat to be caught behind by Tim Paine. The second opener falls for 11. India 15/2
Vijay reaches out wide of off stump and slashes and slashes it hard through gully for his first boundary
Rahul (2) edges to third slip for Aaron Finch to take the catch. Hazlewood gets the first breakthrough for Australia
Vijay flicks to mid-wicket for a single to get off the mark
Josh Hazlewood shares the new ball with Starc, Vijay on strike
Rahul flicks to deep mid-wicket for two, gets off the mark
Murali Vijay and Lokesh Rahul walk out to open the innings for India. Mitchell Starc to start for Australia. ALL SET!
Indian captain Virat Kohli has won the toss and opted to bat against Australia at the Adelaide Oval.
Rohit Sharma will bat at six, Hanuma Vihari misses out for India.
India (Playing XI):
Murali Vijay, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (Capt.), Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami
Australia (Playing XI):
Marcus Harris, Aaron Finch, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Travis Head, Tim Paine (wk/Capt.), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon