February 23, 2017 11:43 IST

Australia wins toss, opts to bat vs India in 1st Test

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Australian skipper Steven Smith won the toss and elected to bat against India in the opening match of their four-match Test cricket series here on Friday.
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Virat Kohli-led hosts made one change to their team. Medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar was replaced by spinning all-rounder Jayant Yadav while Australia were playing two pacers and two spinners on a slow and low track.
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Teams: Australia: David Warner, Matt Renshaw, Shaun Marsh, Steven Smith (captain), Peter Handscomb, Mitchell Marsh, Matthew Wade (wicket keeper), Mitchell Starc, Steve O'Keefe, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood.
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India: Murali Vijay, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Wriddhiman Saha (w), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jayant Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma.