Winner of India Vs Australia Second Test at Bangalore
Question in detailGetting outplayed at home despite being in sublime touch is always dismal and somber. It was big; the defeat India conceded to Australia in the first Test came after 18 months. In the first Test, India was confident, in fact, overconfident of extending their winless run. Contrary to the prediction, the visitors sneaked the victory and that too with a huge margin. Deplorable, a 333-run defeat is more than a defeat by an innings. However, what makes it more woeful is India lost a home Test for the first time since December 2012. Quite abruptly and unfairly, the defeat dug out questions about India's ability play spin and inability to hold on to catches. Forgetting the woes and criticism of the last defeat, the home side would be now focused on India Vs Australia second Test in Bangalore.
India is still predicted to strike back in the remaining three matches. As it was India's first defeat since 2012, many believe the home side would come back pretty hard. Yes, they would as the week spots of the first Test seem to have been identified and this Indian side has all the makings of rectifying them. So, it would be no surprise if the home side becomes the winner of IND Vs AUS 2nd Test.
India is a quality side, and when at home they are indomitable too. There is no denying the fact. India Vs Australia second Test in Bangalore will be a 'test of character', says Indian opener Murali Vijay while addressing the media. When asked about how the team could be improving in the next Test, he said to have a chat about it in the team meeting. To become the winner of IND Vs AUS 2nd, the team would work on the areas where they lacked in the previous game.
Will Kohli's brigade punch a quick turnaround in the second Test against Australia in Bangalore?