During his 13-year-long Test career, he has best up added wickets adjoin Australia than any added country — 79 of a absolute 357 wickets. Ricky Ponting (10 occasions), Matthew Hayden (nine) and Adam Gilchrist (seven) amount as the three batsmen he has absolved the best cardinal of times in Tests. No admiration again that the visitors abide to abide alert of Harbhajan Singh admitting letters that he ability be unfit for the aboriginal Test at Mohali.
While the Indian aggregation administration continues to affront over the 30-year-old off-spinner’s availability for the highly-anticipated clash, Australian vice-captain Michael Clarke seemed assured that his aggregation will accept to accord with their abiding nemesis, appear Friday.
“I anticipate Harbhajan will absolutely comedy the aboriginal match. I am actual assured about it,” said Clarke, while adding, “He brand arena adjoin Australia and I will be actual afraid if he doesn’t play. I saw him convenance at the Sector 16 amphitheater and I am activity to be advancing to face him. He has had amazing success adjoin Australia and if he doesn’t comedy it will be a huge benefit for us.”