Ranchi: Australia were 23-2 in their second innings at stumps after India declared their first essay at 603-9 on the fourth day of the third cricket Test here on Sunday at Ranchi.
Australia, who scored 451 allout in their first innings, are trailing by 129 runs with 8 wickets in hand.
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Before that Wriddhiman Saha provided able support to Pujara and in the process, scored his 3rd Test century while Ravindra Jadeja made a quick-fire fifty to guide his team to a commendable total.
Brief Scores: Australia 1st innings: 451 India 1st innings: 603 for 9 in 210 overs (Cheteshwar Pujara 202, Wriddhiman Saha 117, Pat Cummins 4/106).