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India vs Australia, 1st Test: Visitors take firm control as lead nears 300 on Day 2

O’Keefe Produced A Career-best 6-35 Run Figures As India Lost Seven Wickets For 35 Runs In 15.1 Overs In The Sensational Post-lunch Session And Were Dismissed For 105 Runs To Hand The Visitors A Crucial Lead Of 155 Runs.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Prakhar Sharma | Updated on: 24 Feb 2017, 04:35:26 PM
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New Delhi:

O’Keefe produced a career-best 6-35 run figures as India lost seven wickets for 35 runs in 15.1 overs in the sensational post-lunch session and were dismissed for 105 runs to hand the visitors a crucial lead of 155 runs.

After being shot out for a paltry total, India hit back immediately through off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, who dismissed openers David Warner and Shaun Marsh in quick time.

Australia, who made 260 in their first innings, advanced to 46 for 2 in the second to an overall lead of 201 on a venomous pitch at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium.

Match Score Card India vs Australia first Test, Day 2

Here are the live updates

# Day 2: Stumps - Australia lead by 298 runs

# Visitors take firm control as lead nears 300 on Day 2, 

Jayant Yadav to Renshaw, out Caught by Ishant!! Renshaw literally his hand on the head, not quite believing what he's done. Renshaw c Ishant b Jayant Yadav 31

Renshaw survives

#Renshaw was given out LBW by Jadeja but in review the decision was changed

#P Handscomb (19) is out, c Murali Vijay b Ravichandran Ashwin

#Play resumes after tea

#Aus 46/2 in second innings at Tea

#Ashwin to Shaun Marsh, out Lbw! Wickets continue to tumble

#India's spin duo attacking Australian batsmen 

#Ashwin strikes early by geeting Warner out

#Australia innings starts 

#Host all out on 105, O'Keefe claims 6 wickets

#O'Keefe to Jadeja, out Caught by Starc!! Five wickets for O'Keefe

#J Yadav (2) is out, st Matthew Wade b Steve O'Keefe, 98/8

#Lyon to Ashwin, out Caught by Handscomb It is an amazing performance from Australia 

#O'Keefe to Saha, out Caught by Smith, india in big trouble

#O'Keefe to Rahane, out Caught by Handscomb

#K L Rahul  is out on 64, c David Warner b Steve O'Keefe, 94/4

#K L Rahul brings up his 2nd Test 50 and leads India's reply

# K L Rahul scores half century

#At lunch, India are 70/3, trailing Australia by 190 runs in first innings

# K L Rahul getting closer to half century

#Rahane comes out to bat

#India is in spot of bother after loosing skipper kohli

# Handscomb took Kohli's catch at first slip

#Virat Kholi chases a wide ball and edges it to Smith at slip, OUT for 0 

#Starc strikes and Pujara is the second wicket to fall, OUT for 6 

#Pujara, Rahul developing partnership after early departure of M Vijay

#J Hazlewood to C Pujara (5), 4 runs

#Cheteshwar Pujara comes out to bat

M Vijay (10) is out, c Matthew Wade b Josh Hazlewood

#India begins their innings with opener K L Rahul and Murali Vijay

#Australia all out for 260

#Ashwin to Starc, out Caught by Jadeja!! Five balls it has taken India to get Starc out

#R Ashwin to M Starc (61), 4 runs, 260/9

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First Published : 24 Feb 2017, 09:07:00 AM