By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : March 16, 2017, 05:23
Duration : 02:06
India vs Australia: Steve Smith plays captain's knock in 1st innings at Ranchi
India wont be happy after what happened in the post Tea session in Ranchi Test. At the end of the days play Australia are at 299 runs with Steve Smith at 117 and Maxwell at 82 runs. Australia captain Steve Smith smashed a brilliant ton in Ranchi. He has led from the front and scored his 19th Test hundred and 6th against India. Smith also becomes the seventh-fastest cricketer to 5000 runs. Seventh-fastest in terms of innings, and third-fastest in terms of matches played. He achieved this milestone in just 53 Tests. The first session went to India as they clinched 3 important wickets of David warner, Renshaw and shaun Marsh before lunch. Post lunch sessin could be considered as a draw as the visitors lost 1 wicket only and Steve smith and Glen Maxwell built up a strong partnership. Umesh Yadav took 2 wickets and Ravindra Jadeja and Ashwin settled for 1-1 wicket each.