Shubman Gill and Cheteshwar Pujara both Indian batsmen completed their half-centuries and both out right after that. The captain Ajinkya Rahane added 22 runs to his team scoreboard. Rishabh Pant † contributed 33 runs. India all out with 244 runs in 100.4 overs in their first innings.
Pat Cummins took four wickets in 21.4 overs, Josh Hazlewood dismissed two Indian batsmen and Mitchell Starc took one wicket. From Australia’s second innings, David Warner out with 13 runs, Will Pucovski scored just 10 runs and gone. Marnus Labuschagne 47 not out and Steven Smith 29 not out.
Ind vs AUS Highlights today Saturday, 1-09-2021 – 3rd Test, India tour of Australia from Sydney Cricket Ground.
Tim Paine won the toss and chose to bat first.
India team: 1 Rohit Sharma, 2 Shubman Gill, 3 Cheteshwar Pujara, 4 Ajinkya Rahane (capt), 5 Hanuma Vihari, 6 Rishabh Pant (wk), 7 Ravindra Jadeja, 8 R Ashwin, 9 Navdeep Saini, 10 Mohammed Siraj, 11 Jasprit Bumrah.
Australia team: 1 David Warner, 2 Will Pucovski, 3 Marnus Labuschagne, 4 Steven Smith, 5 Matthew Wade, 6 Cameron Green, 7 Tim Paine (capt & wk), 8 Pat Cummins, 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Nathan Lyon, 11 Josh Hazlewood.
Match Timings: 23:30 GMT (prev day) | 10:30 Local
Umpires – Paul Reiffel, Paul Wilson
TV Umpires – Bruce Oxenford
Match Referee – David Boon
Reserve Umpire – Claire Polosak
Match number – TEST No. 2402