A superpower team in cricket named Australia which is very good in every format of cricket. They are one of the two founders of the most gentle game and now, they are playing the Test series against Black Caps at their home venue. Australia already secured the Test series by winning the first two matches but now, they are thinking to whitewash New Zealand. It is a difficult task but not impossible for the bowling lines of Australia. The batsmen did their job well. Based on the double century of Marnus Labuschagne, Australia scored 454 runs in their 1st innings!
At the home venue of Australia, they are the best but they are the team that can play well at the venue of the opponents. However, this time, the current World Cup 2019 finalist New Zealand is travelling Australia for two series. One is Test and the other one is ODI. They have started the dual tournament with the long format cricket. The Test series consists of three matches and the home team won first two matches and confirmed the series. They won against the Black Caps with the big difference in both two times.
At the Sydney Cricket Ground, earlier yesterday, the 3rd match between Australia and New Zealand started. The home team won the toss and decided to bat first. David Warner and Joe Burns could not start their innings well enough but Warner was the highest scorer between them. But later, the top order player Marnus Labuschagne stood strong and dominated the Black Caps bowlers. He also scored 215 runs and led the team to a good total. In their first innings, Australia scored 454 runs losing all wickets in 150.1 overs. So, Australia scored 454 runs in their 1st innings! Colin de Grandhomme and Neil Wagner took three wickets each for New Zealand.
Later, New Zealand came to bat for the first innings. The captain of the team Tom Latham and Tom Blundell has started the innings for them and till the end of the 2nd day, they lost no wickets and scored 63 runs. Latham added 26 runs and Blundell added 34 runs so far.