India face Sydney Test .. 8 wickets in the hands of Target 309

  • Post category:Cricket News

Team India loses the third Test against Australia in Sydney. The Kangaroos set a 407-run target for Team India on Sunday, the fourth day of the game. By the end of the day, India were 98/2. Chateshwar Pujara (9 off 29 balls, 1×4 off 29 balls) and skipper Ajinkya Rahane (4 off 14 balls) were at the crease. With only one day left in the match, India still need 309 runs to win. Has 8 wickets in hand. Shubhaman Gill (4×4 off 31:64 balls) and Rohit Sharma (5×4, 1×6 off 52:98 balls) started the innings for 407 runs. The duo, who shared a 71-run partnership for the first wicket, appeared to be counter-attacking the Australian bowlers. But .. Shubhman Gill was caught by the keeper in Hazlewood bowling at team score 71. However .. Rohit Sharma, who has been playing full shots in a row, played a full shot in Cummins bowling after half a century and was caught by fielder Mitchell Starc at the boundary line. The Rahane-Pujara duo, who played very carefully after that, ended the day at 98/2. Australia continued the second innings with 103/2 on Sunday. Cameroon Green (84: 132 off 8×4, 4×6), Steve Smith (81: 167 off 8×4, 1×6) and Marcus Labushen (73: 118 off 9×4) hit 312/6 in half-centuries. Declared. Among Indian bowlers, Ashwin and Saini took two wickets each while Siraj and Bumrah took one wicket each. In this Test which started on Thursday .. Australia scored 338 in the first innings .. India were all out for 244 in the first innings. With that .. Australia played the second innings with a lead of 94 runs today by declaring the innings at 312/6 and set a 407-run target ahead of India.