Tim Paine hit a spectacular boundary off Shardul Thakur delivery & took Australia to 300 runs mark. Cameron Green & Tim Paine are reaching their half centuries & are batting on 45 & 49 runs respectively. India is still struggling to grab quick wickets & get the much needed breakthrough.
Earlier on Day 1, Marnus Labuschagne century was the highlight & has helped Australia to take their total beyond 200 runs. Hosts won the toss & Aussie’s skipper Tim Paine opted to bat first at the ground of Gabba. Hosts & visitors brought their best playing XI on field for the final test match of the four match test series. David Warner, Marcus Harris, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Matthew Wade, Cameron Green, Tim Paine (C/W), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon & Josh Hazlewood is Australia’s playing XI while Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Paine Ajinkya Rahane (Captain), Mayank Agarwal, Rishabh Pant(w), Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj & T Natarajan are India’s Playing XI.