Sydney: Australia were in complete control against India on Day 4 of the continued third match game , at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). Indian team is at 98 for 2 in 34 overs at Stumps on Day 4, after being set a target of 407 runs by Australia, who declared their second innings on 312/6.
India will got to score 309 more runs on the ultimate day to win the Sydney Test with eight wickets in hand. Openers Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill gave the Indian Team a fine and nice start. The previous registered a half-century, slamming five fours and a six.
Meanwhile, Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane made sure there have been no more setbacks after Rohit was dismissed soon after reaching his fifty. Pat Cummins continued together with his fine form, registering the crucial wicket of Rohit while Josh Hazlewood got the higher of Gill with an excellent delivery.
Earlier on Day 4, the Indian bowling department couldn’t really find how past Australia’s card , leaking runs at regular intervals. Marnus Labuschagne (73), Steve Smith (81) and Cameron Green (84) scored half-centuries In inning two of Test 3.
Even, Tim Paine finally looked in some batting form, playing unbeaten 39 runs score. Navdeep Saini registered two wickets on Day 4, with Jasprit Bumrah and Ravichandran Ashwin notching a dismissal each. The visitors are going to be hoping to enhance their display on Day 5 and do all they will to save lots of the Test.