"Going forward we've got full faith in him being a Test allrounder and as this series wears on and we get to places where the wicket might be a bit flatter, conditions might be a little warmer and our bowlers a bit exhausted then the allrounder position becomes important".
After all the talk, sledges, intent, and plenty of planning, the Test series between India and Australia is set to begin. Moreover, Australia are without the services of Steve Smith and David Warner, making India start as overwhelming favourites. Even Australia coach Justin Langer believes India are smelling blood. "This being the first Test we think they'll do the job". "As a captain, it will be an opportunity to leave a legacy and be the first Indian team to beat Australia in Australia". The former went on to ask the fan why he didn't predict a 4-0 win.
"We have options there but we'll be backing our bowlers", Paine said. My leading run scorer for the series is Shaun Marsh or Virat Kohli and my leading wicket takers are Pat Cummins or Nathan Lyon. We couldn't really win a Test match but we came very close. "We've been rolling our sleeves up, we've got plenty to prove as well", Langer said.
It was a surprise as Rohit Sharma and Hanuma Vihari both were included in the squad, which also means that in all probability Rohit will open the batting with Murali Vijay. The visitors, just like the hosts, are going in with a four-man bowling attack.
White House contradicts Trump, says there's no deal with China
The tech-heavy NASDAQ ended the day 3.8 percent or 283 points lower at 7,158. -China trade war and a possible economic slowdown. Shares of major US banks also took a dive with Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and Capital One bottoming out at 52-week lows.
Microsoft introduced a completely new icons for Office
The new icons will roll out across the various platform on which Office runs "in the coming months", starting with mobile and Web. It is to note that the change to the icons does not mean any functional improvements.
Twelve months ago the selectors chose Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon as their sole four bowlers for the opening two Tests against England, before Marsh was called in as a reinforcement from the time of the third match onwards.
Meanwhile, fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who will be missing from action in Adelaide, met Bharat Army - a group of Indian travelling fans, at the Adelaide Oval and had a brief interaction with them.
The North Korean leader said he would visit Seoul "in the near future", during his third summit with Moon in September. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in is determined that this railway project will go ahead, says our correspondent.
But Fury went down again - and almost everybody thought it was for good. "I was never going to be knocked [out] tonight. Then he praised one of the officials, saying of American referee Jack Weiss as 'the best I've ever had'.
After a much anticipated dinner between the United States and China, both presidents emerged from a "highly successful meeting". The declaration said the multilateral trading system is now falling short of its objectives and there is room for improvement.
Six minutes later and Southampton were breached once again as Ander Herrera drew United level with a fine finish. We don't have many - with all the respect, hope people understand what I mean - we don't have many "mad dogs".
But the project was given a green light recently as the United States expressed strong support for the survey and the U.N. Meanwhile, Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in held a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit.
A brief but deep recession saw the popularity he gained from his diplomatic win evaporate, costing him a second term in office. Before getting the keys to the White House, he served eight years as the vice president of Republican icon Ronald Reagan.
Hurts led the Crimson Tide to an 80-yard touchdown drive and connected with Jerry Jeudy for the score, which tied the game at 28. Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurt's incredible comeback against the Georgia Bulldogs was even better than that.
Both presidents addressed the tariff disputes they've had with Trump remarking that "battles sometimes make great friendships". And while Trudeau was standing in front of Trump , he chose to emphasize the American president's failures.
Solemn public pays tribute as Bush lies in state in Rotunda
Many banks and other businesses also will shut down, and government buildings are flying flags at half-staff until December 30. The offices of Speaker of the House and Senate Majority Leader had to sign off on the use of the rig, Ake said.
Trump wants to meet with Putin, Pompeo says
Tensions remain high in the Sea of Azov - which both Ukraine and Russian Federation share access to - following Sunday's clashes. Merkel also brought up the escalating conflict with President Trump during a private meeting the two had in Buenos Aires .
Google Plans To Shut Down Google Hangouts By 2020
Hangouts, Google's chat app that was first debuted in 2013, may finally be nearing the light at the end of the tunnel. Google Real Time Communications product lead Scott Johnston confirmed on Twitter, however, that this is untrue.
Ranieri expects "special" match with Chelsea
"I don't know if he is able [to be ready] for the Premier League at 18, especially in a big team". Chelsea were taken apart by Tottenham last weekend, losing 3-1 to a confident Spurs side.