The final of the World Test Championship is being played at ‘The Oval’ ground in England. In this great match, captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bowl first. But on the first day of the match, Australia completely dominated the Indian team. However, in the first session of the match, Team India got off to a good start and sent Australia’s openers to the pavilion. But after that, the batting of Travis Head and Steve Smith pushed India on the backfoot in this match and by the end of the first day’s play, Australia had scored 327 runs for 3 wickets.
Steve Smith (95) and Travis Head (146) thrashed the Indian bowlers with their 251-run partnership. Travis Head and Steve Smith have completely taken care of the front in this match. Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has angry with Rohit Sharma’s poor captaincy.
Sourav Ganguly angry on Rohit
Former BCCI President said that “Indian captain allowed Australia to score easily, the Indian team will be disappointed, they allowed Australia to grow after the score of 76/3, I know there are partnerships in cricket, good batting If the team is there, it will come back and play well, I think India started well and lost their rhythm after lunch.
He further said that “I think India gave Travis Head a chance to score easily, I know Head is in good form and he has scored a lot of runs, but still Australia were on the back foot losing 3 wickets, I think Rohit Sharma didn’t set the field well, because of this Australia have reached a good position.
Both India and Australia teams are trying to win the WTC title for the first time. The Indian team has reached the WTC final for the second time in a row. In the last final, India had to face defeat at the hands of New Zealand.