Australia 259-5 At Stumps On Day 1 Of 3rd Test Vs India - Yahoo News

December 26, 2014

Burns, 25, took to the field to a rousing applause from the Melbourne Cricket Ground crowd of just under 70,000 and looked confident at the crease during his brief appearance. Shaun Marsh was out for 32 in the second over of the afternoon session, caught behind off Shami while attempting a cut shot. Shami left the field in the third session with a slight limp after appearing to hurt review himself while fielding. He returned several overs later after receiving treatment fitness for an unspecified injury. Rogers' who shared a 115-run, second-wicket partnership with Watson, timed four boundaries off 126 balls. He has now hit a century and two half centuries in his three test innings at the MCG so far. Watson will be under renewed pressure to retain his spot at No. 3 in the batting order after once again failing produce a substantial knock. The allrounder survived a dropped catch when on 37 shortly before lunch off Shami when Dhawan dived to his left at second slip but was unable to hold onto a clear view website opportunity.

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