"You can't just stand there and take whatever is coming your way and not have intent", Kohli said after his team were beaten by 72 runs in the first Test in Cape Town. But the curator reduced the greenish part of the wicket, giving Ashwin the chance to play the match.
Ashwin later emphasised that the experience of playing County cricket in England for Worcestershire came to be of great help while bowling on the Centurion track.
Proteas batsman Aiden Markram meanwhile said that runs will be up for grabs at the Centurion wicket if history was anything to go by.
The medium-pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar who took the most wickets in the first match against South Africa was replaced by India's most experienced bowler Ishant Sharma. One, a piece of remarkable fielding that is rare to come by.
"I play (only) Test cricket now and I get a lot of break in between". And third, a "brain fade" moment that has no explanation. "More than having to make changes from the 2013-14 tour, it was a reality check in terms of not being able to win a Test for the country on Day 5, when all things were actually set up for a spinner".
Pandya was one of India's standout performer in the first Test.
Virender Sehwag also added that Bhuvi had performed well at Cape Town and he should not have been excluded.
The all-rounder once again stepped up, this time with his quick thinking.
SA batsman Hashim Amla is run out by Hardik Pandya on Saturday. But it turns out to be a bad call by India as the ball hit SA skipper above the flap of his front pad.
Quinton de Kock was out two balls later for a golden duck, bafflingly wafting at an Ashiwn delivery outside off without a hint of feet movement. His run-out of Amla touched off the collapse late in the day.
Philander dabbed the ball and scooted off for a run.
South Africa profited with what could be crucial first innings runs through this period, before Rabada was superbly caught by, ironically, Pandya at deep mid-wicket as he attempted a hook off the excellent Ishant Sharma (3-46). South Africa went into lunch with a score of 78 for naught in 27 overs.
"Those wickets in the last session are valid incentive for us going into the Day 2".
Those 11 minutes were nearly as unexplainable as India's bold selection moves at the start of play.
Ishant started the second day's proceedings with Jasprit Bumrah and had appealed for a leg-before against du Plessis first ball of the morning. It will take a big improvement from their fast bowlers if that is the case.
On the other hand, Shikhar Dhawan has had a record of struggling on pitches that offer seam and pace.
"When you are playing at home, you must play to your strengths". But cricket, as Day 1 showed, can be a amusing, funny game. Kohli will stress on that and so will Shastri.
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The 24-year-old center was moving and speaking to medical staff before he departed to an ovation from the Bell Centre crowd. The boos were raining down on the Blueshirts as Lundqvist was summoned, and the mood wasn't much different on the bench.
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Brown apologized for the inconvenience, but he called the area "a very active rescue and recovery and fix zone right now". But county emergency manager Jeff Gater said officials decided not to use the cellphone push alert system until 3:50 a.m.
In the case of a no-deal hard Brexit, with 29,000 fewer jobs by 2030 than if we remained in the Single Market and Customs Union. Comparatively, maintaining the status quo would see migration falling from 232,000 in 2020 to 220,000 a decade later.
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At the time SANCO president Richard Mdakane was giving the civic movement's message of support to the ruling party. He sat down quickly next to ANC veteran and Rivionia trailist Anderew Mlangeni as the embarrassing boos continued.
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Van Dijk enjoyed a dramatic debut for his new team in the FA Cup , scoring against Everton to earn Liverpool a derby victory. If we want to win something this year, the one that comes, and the others, the presence of Aguero is fundamental.
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India beat Australia by 100 runs in Group B
Coming on to bat, Australia showed patience and strength initially and India did struggle to break through. India will be very confident as they recently defeated South Africa in a warm up match by 189 runs.