At the other end of the ground, former Crow Jake Lever stepped out for the first time for his new club.
To win a Test match, you need to take 20 wickets.
CHENNAI: Despite head coach Ravi Shastri saying that he was open to the idea of playing a day/night Test against West Indies later this year, it has emerged that the Indian team is not keen on this proposal made by BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary.
Australia’s all-star attack of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon ran riot in this summer’s Ashes, with each member taking at least 20 wickets as the hosts stormed to a 4-0 series win.
As Twenty20 cricket continues to grow in popularity in Australia, with the prospect of an even bigger Big Bash League next season, is it time for the best players from the Pacific to be given their chance to show what they can do?
Blackwell, Australia’s most-capped female player, announced she would retire from international and state cricket earlier this week after a remarkable 16-year career.