3rd ODI India vs Australia Melbourne: Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled with a unique runup, where he delivered the ball from behind the umpire during the final ODI at MCG. Kumar bowled the delivery to Australian skipper, who took evasive action. The umpire instantly called it a dead ball and that seems to have puzzled the social sphere as they feel according to the rules of the game that is legal as the ball has been bowled from behind the white line. Finch was standing outside his crease trying to create an illusion and to counter that Bhuvni came up with his own trick. Also Read - Rajasthan Royals IPL 2021 Full Schedule, Match Timings, Fixtures, Venues, Squad - All You Need to Know
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Here is how the umpiring faced the heat:
Bhuvneshwar Kumar had luck going his way as of the very next ball, he got the Finch trapped leg before wicket.
At the time of filing the copy, Australia was reeling at 55/2 in 17 overs. Shaun Marsh and Khawaja are trying to get their innings back on track.
Australia (Playing XI): Alex Carey(w), Aaron Finch(c), Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Jhye Richardson, Billy Stanlake, Peter Siddle, Adam Zampa
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), MS Dhoni(w), Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Vijay Shankar, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal