Live, India vs Aus, 3rd Test Day 2: Rahul leads India’s charge after Australia’s 451

India 73/zero from 22 overs:

Fifty for KL Rahul, his 4th on this sequence. He and Murali Vijay are doing a effective job for India after Australia had amassed 451 batting first. KL Rahul has performed his photographs and has made Australia didn’t get an opportunity to set him up for a wicket. Good, aggressive begin however he should squander an opportunity and go on to attain an enormous hundred.

India 20/zero from eight overs:

Tea time! KL Rahul and Murali Vijay have been examined by Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood however the Indian duo has accomplished effectively to play out the tough interval of eight over earlier than tea.

India: 1/zero from 2 overs

India openers have made a cautious begin. Josh Hazelwood and Pat Cummins are working for Australia.

That is Murali Vijay's 50th Check match.

Indian openers Murali Vijay and KL Rahul are out on the crease.

And that's it! Australia are bowled out for 451. Jadeja has run out Josh Hazelwood in a MS Dhoni-esque fashion.

A very good turnaround by Indian bowlers. They’ve picked six wickets at the moment at an expense of 152 runs. Ravindra Jadeja picked up 5 wickets to cease Australia from getting out of sight. The pitch has began to play some tips and Australia could be proud of their.

Australia: 449/9 from 136 overs

Gone! One other wicket for Jadeja, the left-arm spinner has now picked 5 wickets on this innings. Karun Nair takes the catch at foolish level to dismiss Lyon. It's Jadeja's 4th five-wicket haul of his profession.

Australia: 446/eight from 135 overs

Wicket! Steve O'Keefe out, caught by Murali Vijay. First wicket of the session and it has fell to a brief ball. O'Keefe tried to drag the pacer however might solely handle to pust it until the effective leg, the place Vijay took the catch. Nathan Lyon has come out to bat.

Australia: 441/7 from 132 overs

Steve O'Keefe together with Steve Smith are slowly constructing Australia's innings. Umesh Yadav and R Ashwin are working for India.

Lunch! 102 runs have been scored within the first session, whereas India picked up three wickets. All three of them fell to Ravindra Jadeja. Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell continued from the place they left yesterday, they batted maturely to construct Australia's whole. Maxwell introduced up his maiden Check hundred earlier than getting out to Jadeja. Smith and Matthew Wade added quicks runs to push Australia's whole previous 400.

Jadeja struck once more with two wickets in a single over, dismissing Wade and Pat Cummins, a little bit earlier than innings break. India will probably be hoping to bowl out Australia quickly once they come out to play within the second session of Day 2.

Australia: 398/7 from 117 overs

Aussie skipper Smith has introduced up his 150. Whereas three wickets have fell for the visiting group this morning, Smith has seemed snug and continued to construct Australia's whole.

Australia: 395/7 from 116 overs

Wicket! Two wickets actually. Jadeja is on fireplace. First he acquired Wade out, caught by Saha. After which he bowled out Pat Cummins.

Australia: 370/5 from 109 overs

The Australia batsmen have stepped up the run-rate. The duo of Smith and Wade have added 39 off 46 deliveries.

Australia: 332/5 from 103 overs

Wicket! Ravindra Jadeja strikes to take away Maxwell. First wicket of the day. Wicket-keeper Wriddhiman Saha takes the catch off Jadeja's bowling to dismiss Maxwell. Matthew Wade has come out to bat.

Australia: 328/four from 100 overs

Hundred! Maiden Check hundred for Glenn Maxwell and it has been an excellent innings. The batsman is exhilarated, screams and hugs captain Steve Smith. Maxi has justified his choice with the ton and has proven to the world that he can bat within the longer format.

Australia: 316/four from 94 overs

We’re underway right here in Ranchi for Day 2 motion. Steve Smith (123) and Glenn Maxwell (92) are batting for Australia. Stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane has opted for pacers Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma to open the bowling on the second day.

First ball of the day and Glenn Maxwell's bat has been damaged. The batsman is smiling.


Captain Virat Kohli might be seen with the Indian teaching employees however he's not coaching. No official affirmation on whether or not we are going to see him in motion on Friday or not.


Ranchi: India will look to regroup and struggle their method again into the third Check in opposition to Australia in Ranchi on Friday after Australia ended Day 1 of the Check at 299 for four.

Aussie skipper Steve Smith struck one other ton in opposition to India, his second of the sequence, to guide Australia's cost and is unbeaten on 117. The captain was effectively assisted by all-rounder Glenn Maxwell, who notched up his first Check fifty.

There are nonetheless issues over Indian skipper Virat Kolhi's shoulder damage. Kohli walked off the sphere throughout the first hour of the second session on Day 1 after injuring his shoulder whereas making an attempt to abort a boundary.

Video: Virat Kohli hurts shoulder, rushed off the field during India-Australia Test

BCCI issued a press release late final night stating that there aren’t any critical issues close to the damage which can hamper his restoration and that Kohli is receiving remedy to get well from a pressure in his proper shoulder.

Umesh Yadav was essentially the most profitable for India on Day 1 as he scalped two wickets (2/63) whereas R Ashwin (1/78) and Ravindra Jadeja (1/80) acquired a wicket every.