Famous coach Dav Whatmore said, India has the chance to win Test series in Australia but …
Dave Watmore said, “In India’s absence, Steve Smith and David Warner have a good chance to win.” He praised fast bowler Mohammad Shami, saying, “He is in rhythm and is a good bowler. Good in Australia. ‘ He however warned the Indian team not to underestimate Australia.
Kolkata: Coach Dave Wattmore, who played a key role in making the Sri Lankan team a World Cup champion, said that in the absence of legends like Steve Smith and David Warner, India have a good chance to win the Test series in Australia. Watmore has come here for a Ranji match against Bengal as coach of Kerala here. After defeating Bengal by 9 wickets in Eden Gardens, he said, “India have a good chance to win in absence of Steve Smith and David Warner.” He praised fast bowler Mohammad Shami and said, “He is in rhythm and Is a good bowler. Good in Australia. ‘ He however warned the Indian team not to underestimate Australia.
He said, “Now Australia can not underestimate that too when their fast bowlers are fit and healthy.” It is important that the Indian team is currently on a tour of Australia. Virat Kohli-led Indian team will have to play three T20 matches, four Tests and three ODIs in their tour of Australia. Smith and Warner are currently facing a one-year ban for ball tampering. Many former Australian cricketers have also acknowledged that the absence of both of these legends has weakened Australia’s team and the Indian team has a good chance of defeating Australia in their home ground.
Test series against Australia starts in December. The first Test of the series will be played on Adelaide ground from 6 December. The second Test will be played in Perth from December 14 and third in Melbourne from December 26. The fourth and final Test of the series will be played in Sydney from 3 January 2019. This will be followed by a series of three ODI matches between the two countries from January 12.