Umesh Yadav sent back Mitchell Starc in the 74th over after Green’s hurdle was cleared. The third ball of the over was coming towards the off-stump and Starc misjudged it. The ball went straight to the stumps, this ball from Umesh was so fast that the stumps flew 4-5 times in the air. With this wicket, Umesh completed 100 Test wickets. After Starc, he dismissed Todd Murphy in the 76th over. Like Starc, Murphy was bowled by Umesh.
In Australia’s first innings, Ravindra Jadeja took 4 wickets while Ashwin and Umesh Yadav took 3 wickets each. Australia scored 197 runs in the first innings and took a lead of 88 runs. India had lost 4 wickets till the tee break in the second innings. India currently lead 4-0 in the 4-match Border-Gavaskar Trophy series.
Usman Khawaja scored the highest 60 runs in Australia’s first innings. In the second innings, India have high expectations from experienced Cheteshwar Pujara. Opener skipper Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill along with Virat Kohli are also back.