India have been billed as the favourites to win the Test series in Australia starting December 6 in Adelaide.Ishant Sharma, the senior most member of the team and the leader of India’s pace attack, has admitted that the team is only focused on “winning a series in Australia”.India have never won a Test series in Australia but have drawn three series Down Under in 1980-81, 1985-86 and 2003-04.”The biggest thing right now is to win the series and that’s what everybody is focusing on right now. We are not even thinking about personal performances. Just one aim that is to win a series in Australia,” Ishant told reporters ahead of the four-day practice match against Cricket Australia XI on Wednesday.Also Read – India will defeat Australia 3-1 in Test series, says VVS Laxman”Everyone is really passionate. We are pretty motivated to win the series. Not only in Australia, when we played in South Africa and England we were pretty motivated to win a series abroad and I think that is the biggest opportunity for us right now because we always have a good balance in the side which can do things for us which is very promising,” he added.Also Read – Virat Kohli will have another imperious outing in Australia Tests: Adam GilchristIshant said the warm-up match is important for the team as it will set the tone for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.”I think it’s pretty serious for us (the practice game), because we have to set the tone. You know the conditions, obviously playing here after a long time. You need to get into the groove, get used to the conditions and I think it’s a pretty important game for everyone,” he said.advertisementAlso Read – Less verbals but more bouncers from Australia: Ian Chappell warns Virat Kohli’s IndiaWith pacers like Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar doing their job well, Ishant is taking this opportunity to make his mark.”If you’re representing the country the pressure is there, I think it’s a great opportunity as well because you have a healthy competition in the team as you can see there a lot of fast bowlers coming up and if you are not doing well then any time you can sit behind and watch the game,” he said.Also Read – Virat Kohli is still a work in progress as captain: VVS Laxman to India Today”I think it is a great opportunity for everyone to do well in any conditions as you can see we did well in the last two tours especially in South Africa and England as well,” he added.(With inputs from IANS)
61 International Children’s Day is coming, the playground in Xining, the number of recreational facilities safety factor is how high, has become a matter of concern to parents. In May 28th, the Xining municipal quality and technical supervision and Management Bureau of Xining city law enforcement officers on the amusement rides carried out safety checks before Children’s Day comes to large recreation facilities on a security lock.
day, law enforcement officers to check the large recreation facilities, people’s Park, park, playground magic, especially for the "high moon" "pendulum" and "crazy mouse" fast, high, strong irritant amusement equipment key check. Through the inspection found that the equipment practitioners and operators have practitioners qualification certificates and related materials, equipment through the safety inspection and inspection, and affixed with a certificate of inspection. In order to ensure the safe operation of the equipment, but also on the part of the amusement equipment to run the test run, the equipment in good condition.
in order to ensure that the majority of tourists especially children’s safety, quality supervision departments to remind the tourists to ride in amusement equipment selection, should be read carefully take notes (provisions) and warning labels and asked to take precautions, according to the provisions.
in addition, law enforcement officers focus on checks of the children like plastic toys and plush cloth toys. Inspection, law enforcement officers on the strong degree of welding metal toys, welding lead content; whether the glass toy safety signs, whether through the "3C" certification, is likely to hurt the sharp edges of children; color pigments used in toys are qualified; toys on the easy disassembly widget is secure; children’s weapon simulation the strength to do the inspection of toys. Substandard batch number of children’s toys have been ordered under the cabinet, the sale of substandard toys dealers will also be faced with the quality supervision departments of administrative penalties.