Gates open at 8.30am on the first 3 days and at 9.30am on days 4 and 5. NSW; Sydney Test 2021: Cricket fans dress up as Australia take on India. After the pink-ball Test debacle, the Indian side will be eying to stage a miraculous comeback with a spirited performance in the Boxing Day Test. The list is arranged in the order in which each player won his Test cap by playing for the Australia cricket team.Where more than one player won his first Test cap in the same Test match, those players are listed alphabetically by surname. The Test match starts at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday 7 January and is scheduled to finish on Monday 11 January 2021. The NSW Premier has been peppered with questions about how the third cricket Test can go ahead at the SCG despite a spike in virus numbers. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian (pictured right) remains confident the SCG (pictured left) cricket Test can go ahead despite a rise in Covid cases. It comes as new alerts have been issued for the NSW South Coast after an infected person visited the region. Saving the Sydney Test is a fillip for the NSW government, which had been working feverishly behind the scenes to avoid the jewel in the city's cricket â¦ India vs Australia 2020: India vs Australia 2nd Test. The four-Test series between Australia and India resumes at the SCG on Thursday, with Cricket Australiaâs board opting against a late change to its schedule. (Getty)A patron wearing a mask waits for play to start on day one of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Thursday, Jan. â¦ Cricket Australia announced the Test would go ahead at the SCG next week, despite quarantine measures required for Queensland players The decision was made before the rise in cases today in NSW Erin â¦ It was a sea of pink this morning at the SCG, as cricket fans descended on Moore Park to â¦ This is a list of Australia Test cricketers.A Test match is an international two-innings per side cricket match between two of the leading cricketing nations. The NSW â¦ While play starts at 10.30am each day, ticket holders are advised to arrive early to allow plenty of time to get to their seats. The India vs Australia 2nd Test will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground from December 26. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian is under increasing pressure to ban crowds from attending the Test match at the Sydney Cricket Ground, after backflipping on mandating masks.