India vs Australia, Test 4, Day 3 Live Score Updates: Shubman Gil Eyes Tone, Anchors India’s Reply vs Australia Sport-rated
IND vs AUS 4th Test Live: Shubman Gill leads India’s response in Ahmedabad.© AFP
IND vs AUS, Test 4, Day 3 Live Score Updates: Shubman Gill and Cheteshar Pujara are making life difficult for Australian bowlers and have put India in a strong position on Day 3 of the fourth Test in Ahmedabad. Gil is playing in his 70s and hopes to turn his innings into a three-figure score. Pujara, on the other hand, is anchoring the India entries from the other end. Matthew Kuhnemann had made India’s great start when he dismissed India captain Rohit Sharma for 34 in the morning session on Day 3. On Friday, India made sure to end Day 2 without losing a wicket after eliminating Australia by 480 in the first innings of games India were 36 for 0 at stumps, trailing Australia by 446 runs, with Gill and Rohit batting unbeaten on 18 and 17 respectively. (LIVE SCORECARD)
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Srikar Bharat (w), Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav
Australia (Playing XI): Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith (c), Peter Handscomb, Cameron Green, Alex Carey (w), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Todd Murphy, Matthew Kuhnemann
Here are the live score updates from Day 3 of the 4th Test match between India and Australia, direct from the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad:
IND vs AUS live: 150 for India!
That will bring up the 150 for India. This has been a boring session so far.
IND: 150/1 (49.1)
12:45 p.m. (EST)
IND vs AUS live: Hot day in Ahmedabad!
It is 33 degrees Celsius in Ahmedabad today. The sun is out but the sky is partly cloudy. Fortunately, there is no chance of rain today or in the next few days.
IND: 144/1 (45)
IND vs AUS Live: Solid Gill, Pujara!
Gil has played wonderfully. He has taken his time and punished the loose delivery. Pujara has also been confident. Australia is starting to get frustrated. Good signs for India
IND: 143/1 (43)
IND vs AUS live: The routine continues!
The players are back in the middle after completing their lunch. Lyon launches the attack and Gil will face the first ball of the session
IND vs AUS live: lunch break!
The players return to the locker room for lunch. This has been a good cricket test session. From Shubman Gill’s fifties to Rohit’s smooth firing, plenty of talking points from the morning session.
India will be the happier of the two sides!
IND: 129/1 (37) trail Australia (480) for 351 runs
IND vs AUS live: Four farewells!
The ball misses Gil’s bat, stumps and Alex Carey! Four goodbyes for India. That was a beautiful delivery from Murphy.
IND vs AUS live: four races!
Glorious shot! He was punched in the rearfoot via midwicket. Gil is brimming with confidence. I need a big hit from him today
IND: 106/1 (30.5)
IND vs AUS Live: 50 For Gil!
Gil reaches his 50 in 90 balls with the help of a glorious drive. He covers the units on top with incredible timing. excellent blow
IND: 98/1 (28.2)
10:44 a.m. (EST)
IND vs AUS live: Gil Solid!
Both Pujara and Gil taking their time. Gill has taken his foot off the accelerator following Rohit’s sacking. He’s hit well so far. he has to keep it up
IND vs AUS live: break for drinks!
Drinking time! It will be important today with maximum temperatures of 37 degrees Celsius expected
IND vs AUS live: Not out!
Once again, a long talk by Smith with his teammates. He decides not to take the review. Good decision
IND vs AUS live: OUT!
Rohit hits him directly to cover himself more! He plays a hard-hitting shot with his back foot, and this has gone straight to Marnus.
Rohit Sharma c Labuschagne b Kuhnemann 35 (58)
IND vs AUS live: Australia lose DRS!
Phew!!! Gil stepped up to defend, but the ball hit his pad before hitting his bat. BPN’s appeal was rejected and survives thanks to the 3 m rule.
IND vs AUS: Retired!
Rohit finally gets the connection the third time he asks. He clears the limit. He takes the short ball beautifully, hitting a jerk over the deep square leg back. Rohit completes 17,000 international races
IND: 64/0 (14.6)
IND vs AUS: They tickled his leg!
Short and wide at the waist! Starc misses the length of him. Rohit looks for the pull, but only manages it and to get some connection to drag him to the third
IND: 48/0 (14.4)
IND vs AUS live: Limit!
Gil misses the flip, but that flies past Carey’s left in a tailspin. Another limit on this envelope. Good start this for India
IND: 49/0 (12.4)
IND vs AUS live: four races!
Crushed by Gil! She figured that out pretty quickly. Confidently driven across the deck after stepping forward.
IND: 43/0 (12.2)
IND vs AUS live: We’re on!
On the pads, and Rohit drops it to third for a single. He moves to 18 with that single. Very important session for both teams.
IND vs AUS live: Hello!
Hello and welcome to the live coverage of Day 3 of this 4th Test between India and Australia from Ahmedabad. Stay tuned for the live action
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