India vs Australia Live, 1st Test: Ravindra Jadeja and Axar Patel have been in great form.© AFP
India vs Australia, 1st Test Day 3, Live Updates: Todd Murphy cleaned up Ravindra Jadeja early on Saturday to halt India’s progress. Axar Patel has been joined by Mohammed Shami as India aim to extend India’s lead over Australia on Saturday. The hosts resumed their innings at 321 for 7 with a lead of 144 runs against the guests on Day 3. Todd Murphy has taken six wicket so far, but he has lacked an equally good support from the bowlers from the other end. Earlier, India had bundled out Australia for 177 after visiting skipper Pat Cummins had opted to bat first. Ravindra Jadeja had shone in the innings with a five-wicket haul.
Here are the LIVE Score Updates of Day 3 of the 1st Test Match between India and Australia straight from Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur
IND vs AUS Live: FOUR!
IND 335/8 (119.3)
IND vs AUS Live: WICKET!
Error in judgement from Ravindra Jadeja and he will have to depart at the score of 70. Off-spinner Todd Murphy bowled made the ball turn to the other side and Jadeja left it. The ball hit his stumps, handing the Aussie debutant his sixth wicket. India 328/8 in 118.2 overs vs Australia
IND vs AUS LIVE: Good turn for spinners!
Nathan Lyon got some really good turn in his first over. He beat Axar Patel’s outside edge for more than a couple of times. So, Pat Cummins has decided to not continue and hand the ball to Todd Murphy to bowl from his end.
IND vs AUS LIVE: Day 3 play starts!
The play on Day has kicked off with Pat Cummins bowling the first over. Ravindra Jadeja is on the strike, Axar Patel is at the other end.
IND vs AUS LIVE: Australia need an early breakthrough!
The pair of Ravindra Jadeja and Axar Patel have added 81 runs for the eighth wicket so far. They are unbeaten on their respective scores of 66 and 52. Australia need an early breakthrough to bounce back in the game, or the Indian duo will take the match further away from the guests. We are only 5 minutes away from Day 3 play.
IND vs AUS LIVE: How was India’s performance on Day 2?
India lost a total of six wickets on Day 2 but comfortably took a 144-run lead over Australia. Rohit Sharma shone with his century before the pair of Ravindra Jadeja and Axar Patel took the centre stage. The two are still unbeaten. In case you missed the action on Friday, check the highlights HERE
IND vs AUS Live: Batting coach lauds Rohit Sharma
Here is what batting coach Vikram Rathour had to say on captain Rohit Sharma’s 120-run knock on Friday.
IND vs AUS Live: Welcome guys!
Hello guys welcome to the live blog of Day 3 of the ongoing first Test match between India and Australia. India will resume at the score of 321/7 with a lead of 144 over the guests. Stay connected for all the live updates!
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