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Sports Desk. The first Test of Ashes 2021-22 between England and Australia is being played at the Gabba in Brisbane. In the Gabba, England captain Joe Root won the toss and decided to bat first. But Root’s decision was overturned by Australia’s new captain Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood. England’s team was reduced to 147 runs in front of the Australian pace trio
Cummins took 5 wickets for 38 runs in the debut test as captain. Cummins is only the second player from Australia to take 5 wickets in Test debut as captain. Before him, George Giffen had done this feat 127 years ago. For your information, let us tell you that the late fast bowler George Giffen took six wickets for 155 runs against England in the year 1894.
Let us tell you that Pat Cummins is one of the few players in Australia who plays in all three formats. He has played 35 Tests, 69 ODIs and 37 T20 Internationals so far. Pat Cummins is also at number one in the Test rankings. Cummins has 169 wickets in Tests, 111 in ODIs and 42 wickets in T20 Internationals.