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Australia v India, Scorecard of 3rd Test at Melbourne (Dec 26-30, 2014): Commonwealth Bank Series 2014/15

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Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Toss: Australia won the toss and chose to bat
Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena (Sri Lanka) and Richard Kettleborough (England)
Match Referee: Roshan Mahanama (Sri Lanka)
Match Result: Match drawn; Australia lead the 4-match Test Series 2-0
Man of the Match: Ryan Harris

Australia first innings Runs Balls 4s 6s
Chris Rogers c Dhoni b Mohammed Shami 57 126 5
David Warner c Dhawan b Yadav 0 6
Shane Watson lbw b Ashwin 52 89 4
Steven Smith (C) b Yadav 192 305 15 2
Shaun Marsh c Dhoni b Mohammed Shami 32 83 4
Joe Burns c Dhoni b Yadav 13 27 2
Brad Haddin (WK) c Dhoni b Mohammed Shami 55 84 7 1
Mitchell Johnson st Dhoni b Ashwin 28 37 5
Ryan Harris lbw b Ashwin 74 88 8 1
Nathan Lyon b Mohammed Shami 11 15 2
Josh Hazlewood not out 0 0
Extras 16 (1 b, 9 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)
Total 530 all out (142.3 overs)
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Warner, 1.6 ov), 2-115 (Rogers, 36.2 ov), 3-115 (Watson, 37.2 ov), 4-184 (Marsh, 60.6 ov), 5-216 (Burns, 70.5 ov), 6-326 (Haddin, 100.6 ov), 7-376 (Johnson, 111.4 ov), 8-482 (Harris, 135.4 ov), 9-530 (Lyon, 141.6 ov), 10-530 (Smith, 142.3 ov)
India bowling Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Wides No-Balls
Ishant Sharma 32 7 104 0 5
Umesh Yadav 32.3 3 130 3
Mohammed Shami 29 4 138 4 1
R Ashwin 44 9 134 3
Murali Vijay 5 0 14 0
India first innings Runs Balls 4s 6s
Murali Vijay c Marsh b Watson 68 135 7
Shikhar Dhawan c Smith b Harris 28 51 4
Cheteshwar Pujara c Haddin b Harris 25 71 2
Virat Kohli c Haddin b Johnson 169 272 18
Ajinkya Rahane lbw b Lyon 147 171 21
Lokesh Rahul c Hazlewood b Lyon 3 8
MS Dhoni (C&WK) c Haddin b Harris 11 23 1
R Ashwin c and b Harris 0 4
Mohammed Shami c Smith b Johnson 12 30 1
Umesh Yadav c Haddin b Johnson 0 2
Ishant Sharma not out 0 6
Extras 2 (1 lb, 1 w)
Total 465 all out (128.5 overs)
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Dhawan, 14.2 ov), 2-108 (Pujara, 37.2 ov), 3-147 (Vijay, 49.5 ov), 4-409 (Rahane, 107.4 ov), 5-415 (Rahul, 109.6 ov), 6-430 (Dhoni, 116.4 ov), 7-434 (Ashwin, 118.2 ov), 8-462 (Kohli, 126.2 ov), 9-462 (Yadav, 126.4 ov), 10-465 (Mohammed Shami, 128.5 ov)
Australia bowling Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Wides No-Balls
Mitchell Johnson 30.5 6 135 3
Ryan Harris 26 7 70 4 1
Josh Hazlewood 25 6 75 0
Shane Watson 16 3 65 1
Nathan Lyon 29 3 108 2
Steven Smith 2 0 11 0
Australia second innings Runs Balls 4s 6s
David Warner lbw b Ashwin 40 42 6
Chris Rogers b Ashwin 69 123 8
Shane Watson c Dhoni b Ishant Sharma 17 34 1
Steven Smith (C) c Rahane b Yadav 14 27 2
Shaun Marsh run out (Kohli) 99 215 11 2
Joe Burns c Dhoni b Ishant Sharma 9 17
Brad Haddin (WK) c Dhoni b Yadav 13 27
Mitchell Johnson c Rahane b Mohammed Shami 15 27 2
Ryan Harris c Dhoni b Mohammed Shami 21 68
Nathan Lyon not out 1 10
Josh Hazlewood not out 0 3
Extras 20 (13 lb, 5 nb, 2 w)
Total 318/9 declared (98 overs)
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Warner, 14.2 ov), 2-98 (Watson, 24.1 ov), 3-131 (Smith, 33.3 ov), 4-164 (Rogers, 40.3 ov), 5-176 (Burns, 45.3 ov), 6-202 (Haddin, 55.2 ov), 7-234 (Johnson, 67.1 ov), 8-303 (Harris, 93.4 ov), 9-317 (Marsh, 96.6 ov)
India bowling Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Wides No-Balls
Umesh Yadav 22 3 89 2 1
Mohammed Shami 28 4 92 2 1
Ishant Sharma 20 5 49 2 5
R Ashwin 28 4 75 2
India second innings (Target : 384) Runs Balls 4s 6s
Murali Vijay lbw b Hazlewood 11 28
Shikhar Dhawan lbw b Harris 0 5
Lokesh Rahul c Watson b Johnson 1 5
Virat Kohli c Burns b Harris 54 99 7
Ajinkya Rahane c Marsh b Hazlewood 48 117 6
Cheteshwar Pujara b Johnson 21 70 3
MS Dhoni (C&WK) not out 24 39 4
R Ashwin not out 8 34
Mohammed Shami
Umesh Yadav
Ishant Sharma
Extras 7 (6 lb, 1 nb)
Total 174/6 (66 overs)
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Dhawan, 1.2 ov), 2-5 (Rahul, 2.2 ov), 3-19 (Vijay, 8.1 ov), 4-104 (Kohli, 34.1 ov), 5-141 (Pujara, 50.6 ov), 6-142 (Rahane, 54.6 ov)
Australia bowling Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Wides No-Balls
Mitchell Johnson 15 3 38 2
Ryan Harris 16 8 30 2
Josh Hazlewood 15 3 40 2
Nathan Lyon 12 0 36 0
Shane Watson 6 1 14 0 1
Steven Smith 2 0 10 0

Test Debuts for Joe Burns (for Australia) and Lokesh Rahul (for India)

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