Australian, The – AUSTRALIA must “absorb pressure” to spoil India’s party when the Fourth Test begins on Thursday in Sydney, says coach Justin Langer.

Summary

  • AUSTRALIA must “absorb pressure” to spoil India’s party when the Fourth Test begins on Thursday in Sydney, says coach Justin Langer.
  • Langer said the Aussies need only look at Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli – the leading run scorers for the series – for inspiration.
  • “I guess in the world we live in everything is so instant, so quick, talk about strike rates, in Test cricket you’ve got so much time, probably the difference in the series is Pujara and Kohli, if we’re frank.”
  • Pujara and Kohli deflated the Aussies with a 170-run first inning stand to put India in command.
  • India has never won a series in Australia and Langer said his team is determined to keep the record intact.

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