Aus vs Ind 3rd Test Match Day-1: The third match of the four-match Test series between India and Australia is being played at the Sydney Cricket Ground. In this match, Australia captain Tim Paine won the toss and decided to bat first. The series is currently at 1-1. The first match of the series between the two teams was played in Adelaide, which was won by Australia by eight wickets, while in the second match India retaliated by eight wickets.
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05:38 AM: The game stalled due to rain. After 7.1 overs, Australia are scoring 21/1, Pukowski 14 and Labushen 2 runs.
And they’re off. Rain at the SCG and the covers have been rushed out
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05:27 AM: Australia score 11/1 after 5 overs, Will Pukowski 4 and Marnus Labuschen playing 2 runs.
05:21 AM: Australia gets its first shock. Pujara got an easy catch by David Warner off Mohammad Siraj in 3.3 overs. Warner hit an innings of 5 runs.
Out! Mohammed Siraj strikes early for India and David Warner is on his way for 5. 1-6
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05:12 AM: Australia score 5/0 after 2 overs, David Warner 4 and Will Pukowski playing 1 run.
05:02 AM: Australia’s innings begins. David Warner and Will Pukowski have entered the field for the team opening.
India’s playing XI– Rohit Sharma (Vice-Captain), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, Ajinkya Rahane (Captain), Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Jaspreet Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj.
Australia playing XI-Will Pukowski, David Warner, Marnus Labuschen, Steve Smith, Matthew Wade, Cameron Green, Tim Paine (Captain), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood.