Melbourne [Australia], December 27 (ANI): Australia skipper Tim Paine on Sunday turned the quickest wicket-keeper to file 150 dismissals in Take a look at cricket.
Paine achieved the feat within the ongoing second day of the second Take a look at towards India right here on the Melbourne Cricket Floor (MCG).
The Australian skipper took a catch off the bowling of Mitchell Starc to ship again Rishabh Pant and in consequence, he affected his a hundred and fiftieth dismissal in Take a look at cricket.
Paine has taken simply 33 innings to file 150 dismissals as wicket-keeper and in consequence, he went previous South Africa’s Quinton de Kock who had achieved the feat in his thirty fourth innings within the longest format of the sport.
Adam Gilchrist had taken 36 innings to file 150 dismissals whereas Mark Boucher of South Africa had taken 38 innings.
Within the ongoing Take a look at towards Australia, stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane held the fort along with his half-century however Mitchell Starc dismissed Rishabh Pant tipping the second session barely in favour of the hosts.
On the tea break, India’s rating learn 189/5 with Ravindra Jadeja (unbeaten on 4) and Rahane (unbeaten on 53) on the crease.
Whereas the session noticed India scored 99 runs from 27.3 overs, the hosts picked up the wicket of Hanuma Vihari and Rishabh Pant. (ANI)
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