Image Source : SCREEN GRAB Washington Sundar in motion in Brisbane on Sunday.
India on Sunday had been bowled out for 336 within the first innings, conceding a lead of 33 on Day Three of the fourth and closing Test towards Australia at The Gabba. Australia had scored 369 runs of their first innings.
For India, right-arm medium quick bowler Shardul Thakur was the highest scorer with 67 runs. He smashed 9 boundaries and two sixes through the course of his innings and shared a file 123-run stand with debutant Washington Sundar, who additionally scored beneficial 62 runs.
Sundar performed some wonderful strokes across the park, together with seven boundaries and a six, throughout his 144-ball keep on the pitch in a partnership that dented Aussie morale of taking an enormous first innings lead.
Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal and skipper Ajinkya Rahane additionally made notable contributions of 44, 38 and 37 respectively. India batted for greater than 111 overs earlier than getting bundled out within the closing session on the third day of the match.
For Australia, right-arm pacer Josh Hazlewood was the decide of the bowlers as he scalped 5 wickets whereas conceding 57 runs. Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc picked two wickets every whereas off-spinner Nathan Lyon, taking part in his one hundredth Test, scalped one wicket.
The four-match collection is at the moment tied at 1-1 with Australia profitable the primary match in Adelaide whereas India registering a win within the second in Melbourne. The third Test in Sydney had led to a draw.
(With inputs from IANS).