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Fan labels Murali Kartik as ‘irritating commentator’; Kartik gives a reply

The ongoing Test match series is currently level at 1-1. Australia and India are giving absolutely everything to win the fourth and final Test at the Gabba. Australia won the toss and opted to bat first. They managed to post 369 in the first innings.

Fan labels Murali Kartik as 'irritating commentator'; Kartik gives a reply

Marnus Labuschagne was the pick of the batsmen as he scored a marvellous fifth Test century. He ended up scoring 108. Australia Test captain Tim Paine also played his part by scoring a decent half-century.

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The debutants namely Washington Sundar, T Natarajan and Shardul Thakur took 3 wickets each. They had a dream debut in Brisbane. T Natarajan also became the first Indian cricketer to make a debut in all three formats of the same tour itself.

Fan takes a swipe at Murali Kartik

While TV viewers are enjoying the match, they are busy listening to commentators for live updates. Meanwhile, one of the fans took to his Twitter platform to make a shocking comment on former Indian cricketer and current commentator Murali Kartik.

“Is there a more irritating commentator than @kartikmurali? #INDvsAUSTest #GabbaTest @SonyLIV what producers see in him is beyond me,” the fan wrote.

Murali Kartik who came across this tweet was quick to reply to the tweet. He wrote: “Thanks for your kind wordsFolded hands.”

Meanwhile, another fan joined the conversation and wrote: “Your words make the Test match more interesting sir… Keep going.”

Murali Kartik replied to the fan’s tweet by writing: “Cheers thanks.”

India scored 161 for the loss of 4 wickets in 60 overs at Lunch. Rohit Sharma departed for 44 while Gill got out after scoring 7. Pujara and Rahane departed for 25 and 37 respectively. Mayank Agarwal and Rishabh Pant are batting on 38 and 4 respectively.

Australia Squad

Playing

David Warner, Marcus Harris, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Matthew Wade, Cameron Green, Tim Paine (c & wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood

Bench

Moises Henriques, Travis Head, Michael Neser, Sean Abbott, Mitchell Swepson, James Pattinson

India Squad

Playing

Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Mayank Agarwal, Rishabh Pant (wk), Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj, T Natarajan

Bench

Ravichandran Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah, Wriddhiman Saha, Kuldeep Yadav, Prithvi Shaw

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