Alex Carey would have been dismissed early but he was lucky enough to survive a close chance and lift his team out of the hot water.
During Australia's ongoing second Test against West Indies, Ricky Ponting analysed about how Alex Carey could be dismissed and the latter fell exactly in the same manner.
The incident happened after play resumed on Day 4 with Australia captain Pat Cummins and wicketkeeper-batter Alex Carey in the middle
India vs Australia 1st ODI Highlights: It was Mohammed Shami's 5 for 51 that helped India bowl out Australia for 276 runs before the KL Rahul-led side chased it down comfortably.
Australian captain Pat Cummins relived Alex Carey's controversial stumping of Jonny Bairstow during the recent Ashes
Stuart Broad took the final two wickets of the match as England defeated Australia in the fifth Ashes Test encounter.
Steve Smith took to social media to post a picture with Alex Carey and took a not-so-sly dig at English media publications that publicised the "haircut" story.
The ongoing Ashes has been closely fought so far. After Australia won the first two tests, England won the third Test
English player Jonny Bairstow was controversially dismissed by Australia wicketkeeper Alex Carey during second Ashes Test
Ishan Kishan attempted cheeky stumpings of Jason Holder off Ravindra Jadeja's bowling.