After the gameplay on the Day 2 of the fourth Test match between India and Australia ended at the Sydney Cricket Ground, the visitors had a firm grip in the contest. After a heroic ton by Cheteshwar Pujara and a record-making century by Rishabh Pant posted a mammoth total on the scoreboard (622/7), before declaring in the third session of the day.
Earlier in the day, Cheteshwar Pujara missed his double-century by seven runs as he was dismissed by Natan Lyon on 193 runs. The innings saw him break a slew of records surpassing Rahul Dravid, too, in one of those. Live Cricket Streaming of India vs Australia 2018-19 Series on SonyLIV: Check Live Cricket Score, Watch Free Telecast of IND vs AUS 4th Test, Match Day 3 on TV & Online
Also, Rishabh Pant scored a blazing century and remained unbeaten on 159 runs as India declared their first innings, after Ravindra Jadeja was bowled by Lyon on 81 runs. The 21-year-old left-handed batsman broke a slew of records too, during his stay at the crease.
As for Australia, the only positive for the hosts was that they didn’t lose any wicket in the last 10 overs of the day. Australian openers, Marcus Harris and Usman Khawaja, were unbeaten on the crease playing on 19 and 5 runs respectively.
The home team was trailing by 598 runs at Stumps on Day 2, and will have their task cut out for Day 3. It will be exciting to see if there is any dramatic change of events in the Test match. Stay tuned with us for all the latest updates about India-Australia 2018-19 Series.