AUS v IND 2018-19: WATCH – Virat Kohli and Tim Paine indulge in war of words; Lyon comments on Kohli’s conduct

Australia ended day three with a lead of 175 runs and 6 wickets in hand.

Virat Kohli and Tim Paine having some banterThe third day of the second Test between Australia and India at the Perth Stadium of the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2018-19 ended with Australia having a healthy lead of 175 runs in the second innings.

Australia ended up making 132/4 at stumps after India had been bowled out for 283 runs, 43 runs short of Australia’s 1st innings total of 326. The star for Indian innings was Virat Kohli, who made a sublime 123, his 25th Test ton and 6th in Australia.

However, the day was filled with some epic banter and conversations from players of both sides.

One particular moment was when opposition skippers Kohli and Paine got into a small convo which seemed hilarious by looking it.

Catch the two having some banter here:

Which can be translated to:

Meanwhile, Nathan Lyon, who picked 5/67, helping bring down curtains on Indian innings. He also commented on Virat Kohli’s innings and his conduct on the field. Lyon said, “Virat Kohli is a great player and he plays with emotion. But how he reacts or conducts himself on the field doesn’t concern us.

Also when asked on what Virat and Paine were discussing in the middle, Lyon said, “Tim was just asking where he is going for dinner...



By Jatin Sharma - 16 Dec, 2018

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