Hindustan Times – Australia skipper Tim Paine tried to get under the skin of India batsman Rohit Sharma during the second day of the third Test between the two teams at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Thursday.

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  • Australia skipper Tim Paine tried to get under the skin of India batsman Rohit Sharma during the second day of the third Test between the two teams at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Thursday.
  • If Rohit hits a six here, I am changing to Mumbai,” Paine’s voice was caught by the stumps mic.
  • If Rohit hits a six here Im changing to Mumbai 😂#AUSvIND pic.
  • But the experienced Rohit didn’t fall for it and kept playing his natural game and took India to 346/4 at the end of the second session.Earlier, in the second Test, Paine was seen engaging in war of words with opener Murali Vijay from behind the stumps.
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