Inside view of the Australian team bus with shattered glass

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While Cricket Australia is certain that it was an attack when they were travelling back from the stadium to the team hotel.

The Australia cricket team suffered a scare following their Twenty20 global win over India in Guwahati on Tuesday after a rock was thrown at their team bus, shattering one of the windows, governing body Cricket Australia (CA) said.

Meanwhile, city police have arrested two persons on suspicion on their involvement in rock throwing at the bus of Australian cricket team. The seat next to the window was unoccupied at the time.

"Really unfortunate incident after a great game aimed to tarnish Guwahati's reputation as emerging sports hub".

"Investigation is on full swing & Police have already picked up 2 suspects".

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Sarfraz felt that this being his first outing as captain of the Test team, it was important that he had learnt a fair bit. Last night, it was a little hard to bowl, especially with the dew (but) we knew when we come today, it will grip more.

Indian Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore, an Olympic silver medalist in shooting, said there were tight security arrangements in place for the Australian team as well as for the players taking part in the Under-17 FIFA World Cup.

Following the tourists' comfortable eight-wicket win in Guwahati that levelled the three-match series at 1-1, Australia's Finch posted a message on Twitter which featured an image of a smashed bus window.

Australia are scheduled to play India in the third and final Twenty20 of the series in Hyderabad on Friday. Soon after the conclusion of the match Aussie opener Aaron Finch tweeted a picture of the shattered glass of the team bus and expressed his shock at the turn of events.

According to details, Australian cricket team was attacked on Tuesday night while heading back to hotel after clinching victory over India in second T20.