Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to series-levelling win at Perth

Australia's Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood took two wickets each to leave India reeling at 112/5 at stumps on day four of Perth Test.

FirstCricket Staff December 17, 2018 17:40:24 IST
Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to series-levelling win at Perth
Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to serieslevelling win at Perth

Virat Kohli and four other Indian batsmen fell for 112 in 287 run chase on day four as Australia sniff win at Perth. AP

Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to serieslevelling win at Perth

Mohammed Shami took 6/56 to help India bowl Australia out for 243 in second innings. AP

Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to serieslevelling win at Perth

Virat Kohli and Tim Paine were seen exchanging words after the Indian captain almost collided with the Australian skipper on the pitch. AP

Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to serieslevelling win at Perth

India's chase got off to the worst possible start as Mitchell Starc dismissed opener KL Rahul for a duck. AP

Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to serieslevelling win at Perth

Nathan Lyon dismissed Virat Kohli for the eight time in international cricket on Monday. AP

Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to serieslevelling win at Perth

Josh Hazlewood assisted Nathan Lyon perfectly by taking the wickets of Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane. AP

Indian batsmen stutter on day four as Australia move a step closer to serieslevelling win at Perth

India's hopes now hinges on Hanuma Vihari and Rishabh Pant. AP

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