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Maldives post modest total which Oman race to overhaul with 3 wickets gone in 9.1 overs Scorecard, Saudi Arabia holds off Singapore challenge taking 3 wickets in last over to win by 8 runs Scorecard, Malaysia posted a mighty 190 yet Kuwait reached the target with 3 balls to spare Scorecard   ACC Twenty20 Cup 2014/15

 

*  Jason Roy hits to  but Vince misses out as Lions post big total,SA 'A' respond well with opening stand of 142 but middle order fails after dismissal of Elgar:At Kimberley 2nd Unofficial ODI England Lions 376-9,50 overs(Roy 141,Vince 99,Rabada 4-67)) beat South Africa 'A' 306,44.4 overs(RR Hendricks 141,Elgar 66,Plunkett 3-73) by 70 runs Scorecard

 

*  Sangakkara hits another ton and Sri Lanka bowl better to win final ODI:At Wellington 7th ODI Sri Lanka 287-6,50 overs(Sangakkara 113,Dilshan 81,Anderson 3-59) beat New Zealand  253,45.2 overs(Williamson 50) by 35 runs Scorecard NZ won series 4-2

 

Afghanistan and Ireland receive opportunity to qualify for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 with Full Members, ICC Dubai More  A lot of unanswered questions remain  Andrew Nixon reveals

 

*  Windies win toss and field remove de Kock early, Rossouw and Amla thrash Windies seam attack in reduced innings,Gayle out for a duck,Windies respond well but then collapse as Parnell takes fourfer and Sammy bats too low in order:At Centurion South Africa 361-5,42overs(Amla 133,Rossouw 132) v West Indies  230,37.4 overs(Samuels 50,Parnell 4-42) by 131 runs Scorecard

 

*  Sydney Sixes lose both openers cheaply after winning toss,Henriques rescues innings,Marsh hits seventy in reply and Scorschers seem to be winning easily only to lose wickets and scrape home off last ball,Lee takes threefor:At Canberra Big Bash Final Sydney Sixes 147-5,20 overs(Henriques 77) v Perth Scorchers 148-6,50 overs(Marsh 73,Lee 3-25) Scorecard

 

*  Kuwait  thrash Maldives reaching their target of in 139 in 8.5 overs Scorecard, Singapore post 195-9 which proves too much for Oman who lose by 23 runs Scorecard, Saudi Arabia beat Malaysia by 43 runs Scorecard   ACC Twenty20 Cup 2014/15  Andrew Nixon reports

 

*  Singapore beat Maldives by 68 runs ScorecardKuwait beat Saudi Arabis by 3 runs in a thriller,for Saudi Shoaib Ali took 6-55, Scorecard, Oman hit 195-3 and beat Malaysia by 46 runs Scorecard,   ACC Twenty20 Cup 2014/15, Andrew Nixon reports

 

Australia win toss and field and take two early wickets,match reduced to 44/44 then more rain so a washout :At SCG Tri Series Match 5 India 69-2,16 overs v Australia No Result Scorecard

 

*  Jason Mohammed hits a ton and Narine takes a sixfer as T & T thrash Guyana in Nagico Super50 final:At Port Of Spain 50/50 Final Trinidad & Tobago 200-8,50 overs(JN Mohammed 117,Permaul 3-23) beat Guyana 65,23.5 overs(Griffith 31, Narine 6-9, DJ Bravo 2-29) by135 runs Scorecard

 

*  Stokes,Gurney and Rankin bowl out South Africa 'A' for modest total but Lions lose 3 early wickets,Roy hits 43,Lions ,six wickets fall but Lions win with 25.3 overs to spare:At Bloemfontein 1st Unofficial ODI South Africa 'A' 172,39.3 overs lost to England Lions 173-6,34.3 overs(Roy 43,Stokes 31) by 4 wickets   Scorecard

 

*  Carberry hits fifty as Perth Strikers beat Melbourne Stars to win 2nd Semi Final :At Perth Perth Scorchers 144-7,20 overs(Carberry 50,Hastings3-37) beat Melbourne Stars 126(Pietersen31,Wright 31,Tye 4-18) by 18 runs Scorecard  Nic Maddison hits 85 as Sydney Sixes thrash Adelaide Strikes by 87 runs in 1st Semi Final Scorecard  Big Bash

 

*  David Miller hits fine ton,his 1st ODI, with late spurt.Holder takes fourfer as Windies bowlers have a better day,Smith and Gayle fall cheaply and Windies had dug themselves into ahole at 73-5.Sixties from Samuels and Russell plus afifty from Sammy transformed the innings and Russell won thee match with a mighty six:At Port Elizabeth 5th ODI South Africa 262-8,50 overs(Miller 130*,Holder 4-53) lost to West Indies 266-9,48.3 overs(Samuels 68,Russell 64*,Sammy 51) by 1 wicket   Scorecard

 

New Zealand emphasise superiority over visitors to take series 4-1.Williams and Taylor miss out on tons,Sangakkara alone is not enough as lower order fail miserably with 3 run outs adding to their demise with nearly ten overs remaining:At Dunedin New Zealand 262-8,50 overs(Williamson 97,Taylor 96) beat Sri Lanka 195,40.3 overs(Sangakkara 81) by 67 runs Scorecard

 

Netherlands revived form continues with 8 wicket drubbing of  league leaders to win final:At Windhoek Namibia 212,49.2(Williams 54,Ripon 5-37) lost to Netherlands 213-2,41 overs(Borren 60*,Cooper 51*,Myburgh 50) by 8 wickets Scorecard  Kenya's lower order flourishes but Nepal's collapses so Kenya takes third place Kenya 208-9,50 overs beat Nepal 193,47 overs(Bandhari 73,Otieno 4-45) by 15 runs Scorecard   Uganda regain form to thrash Canada in final game Canada 140,46 overs lost to Uganda by 8 wickets Scorecard   

 

*  Sri Lanka win toss and field and take 5 wickets for 95 then lose the plot as Ronchi hits magnificent big ton and with Grant Elliott add 265,SL reply powerfully with Dilshan ton, the 1st wicket falling at 93 but the powerful middle order fails as Boult takes fourfer so NZ win series:At Dunedin 5th Odi New Zealand 360-5,50 overs(Ronchi 170*,Elliott 104*) beat Sri Lanka 252,43.4 overs(Dilshan 116,Boult 4-44) by 108 runs Scorecard    Ronchi and Elliott shatter records

 

*  Uganda's fragile batting falls apart to revived Dutch bowlers,Jamil takes fifer,Uganda batsmen 2,3,& 4 all out for ducks,Dutch innings roars away at 13 an over so Uganda are relegated  Uganda  79,23.4(Jamil 5-9) overs lost to Netherlands  80-3,6.1 overs by 7 wickets Scorecard  Canada,put in,start well but falter midway to collapse as Williams takes fifer but tail flourishes,Namibia reply powerfully to win overwhelmingly and Canada are relegated Canada 224,49.1 overs(Wijeratne 52) lost to Namibia 225-2,140.3 overs (Snyman 83,Baard 79) by 8 wickets  Scorecard    Kenya win toss and field take 4 early wickets  and continue to restrict batsmen,Kenya respond well Nepal 194,49.4 overs(Malla 91*) lost to Kenya 195-5,35 overs(Karim 75*,RR Patel 55) by 5 wickets Report Scorecard    ICC World Division 2 Table Wow what a topsy turvy competition.Nepal blew it and so Netherlands go up with Namibia while Kenya just managed to stay up on run rate.  Tim Brooks Roundup

 

*  Bell bats brilliantly to score big ton though lower order flose momemtum.Oz reply strongly then Finn removes two,Smith and Haddin close in on targe and win in final over with one ball spare,smith hits another ton:At Hobart England 303-8,50 overs(Bell 141,Root 61) lost to Australia 2304-7,469.1overs(Smith 102*,Haddin 42) by 3 wickets Scorecard

 

Canada recover from previous day's batting rout to post big total, Kumar hits ton and Hansari 64,in reply Uganda lose three early wickets but Selowa keeps hopes alive for awhile Canada 293-6,50 overs(Kumar 103,Hansari 63) beat Uganda 182,42 overs(Selowa 70) by 111 runs Scorecard  Kenya squander good start and Dutch reply solidl with Stephen Myburgh on fire  in contrast to yesterday's dedacle and win with nearly 30 overs to go Kenya 212-9,50 overs lost to Netherlands 217-5,21.5 overs(Myburgh 96) by 5 wickets  Scorecard Namibia unbeaten so far has a serious batting lapse, in reply Nepal lose both openers cheaply but win with 12.1 overs to go Namibia 142,49.1 overs lost to Nepal 146-7, 3.5 overs(Khadka 64) by 3 wickets Report Scorecard    At Windhoek  ICC World Division 2 Table Nepal joins Namibia at top of table but Friday's results could change everything

 

*  Philander removes both Smith and Gayle so Windies in serious trouble after winning toss and electing to bat first, debacle continues,number 11 Benn 2nd top scorer,SA easily knock off runs:At East London 4th ODI West Indies 122,33.3 overs(Tahir 4-28) lost to South Africa 124-1,24.4 overs(Amla 61*,du Plessis 51*) by 9 wickets Scorecard Surely  Kraigg Brathwaite, Devon Smith, Lendle Simmons et al can bat better than this lot, an abject performance by Windies and why leave out Bravo!.

 

Namibia post formidable total of 314-9 as Dutch use 8 bowlers then Dutch batsmen go into free fall,126,28.1 overs to lose by a massive 188 runs Scorecard  Uganda waste nearly 7 overs posting modest 129 against neighbours Kenya who chase total easily 130-5,33.1 overs Scorecard  Canada crawl to 114 in 49th over then Nepal lose both openers for ducks but Khadka hits 77 so Nepal 115-3,23.2 overs win easily Report  Scorecard   At Windhoek  ICC World Division 2 Table Namibia lead table with 3 wins followed by Nepal with two, all the rest have one win

 

*  Steve Finn takes fifer, Josh Buttler  makes five dismissals and Anderson takes fourfer as India post paltry total which Bell and Taylor chase down easily with over 22 overs to spare:At Brisbane 'Gabba Carlton Mid ODI Tri Series Match 3  India 153,39.5 overs(Finn 5-33,Anderson 4-18) lost to England 156-1,27.3 overs(Bell 88*,Taylor 56*) by 9 wickets

 

*  Sri Lanka win toss and bat and look likely to post big total thanks to Sangakkara and Jayawardene but lower order fail to accelerate and New Zealand chase down target with 11 balls to spare, Williamson scores ton:At Nelson 4th ODI Sri Lanka 276,49.3 overs(Jayawardene 94,Sangakkara 76) lost to New Zealand  280-6,48.1 overs(Williamson 103) by 4 wickets Scorecard

 

Namibia go top with two wins over Uganda and Kenya, Nepal beat Dutch, Kenya lose both openers to stay bottom, ICC World Division 2 Table   Results and Scorecards   Reports

 

Rain delays start ODI Tri Series Match 6, Ireland won toss and will bat first.In fact a first ever wash out in Dubai, an unfortunate first for the Scots and Irish:At Dubai Ireland v Scotland Scorecard

 

*  England Lions win toss and bat but lose top order cheaply apart from Lyth who hits sixty,Raschid and Bairstow repair innings.SA in response lose three wickets early but then de Bruyn and Bavuma hit tons and SA take substantial 1st innings lead,Robson out for aduck and Yoprkshire pair Lyth and Lees in 30s as Lions struggle,Trott hits fifty but Vince saves day with ton helped by tail :At Bloemfontein 2nd Unofficial Test England Lions 260,76.5 overs(Lyth 65,Raschid 68) & 368-7106 overs(Vince 146*,Trott 53) drew with South Africa 'A' 421,110 overs,(de Bruyn 161,Bavuma 102, Rankin 4-78) Scorecard

 

*  South Africa murders Windies attack,Amla carries his bat for 153,de Villers hits fastest ton in ODI history and Rossouw hits ton but SA miss out on beating Sri Lanla all time ODI record score as last three balls are dot balls.Windies lose Gayle to Morkell for 19 but reach a respectable total in response:At New Wanderers Jo'brg 2nd ODI South Africa 439-2,50 overs(Amla 153,de Villiers 149,Rossouw 128) beat West Indies 291-7,50 overs(DR Smith 64,Ramdin 57) by 148 runs Scorecard   Where are Narine, Bravo, Pollard et al?

 

Rohit Sharma  hits ton and Starc takes a sixfer,Finch misses out on ton but Oz win with six balls to spare:At MCG India 267-8,50 overs(R Sharma 138,Rahane 51,Starc 6-43) lost to Australia 269-6,49 overs(Finch 96) by 4 wickets Scorecard

 

*  Ireland batting fails giving Afghanistan a 71 run victory ODI Tri Seires Match 5 Scorecard

 

Rain ruins 3rd ODI at Aucland with New Zealand batting 145-3,28.5(Guptill 66*) v Sri Lanka Scorecard

 

*  South Africa win toss and bat.Taylor removes both Rossouw and du Plessis for ducks but Amla,de Villiers and Miller restore innings at pace,rain stops play,Gayle has awhirl but a swipe and then Samuels needless run out quash Windies ambitions:At  Durban 1st ODI South Africa 279-8,48.2 overs(de Villiers 81,Miller 70,Amla 66) beat West Indies 164,28.2 overs by 61 runs D/L Method(target 226 from 32)  Scorecard

 

*  England top order fails,Bell and Taylor fall to ducks,skipper Morgan rescues innings with fine century,Oz lose Finch and Watson cheaply,Warner hits ton but Oz stutter in sight of target and woakes takes fourfer:At SCG Tri-Series 1st Match England 234,47.5 overs(Morgan 121,Starc 4-42) v Australia 235-7, 39.5 overs(Warrner 127,Woakes 4-40) Scorecard

 

Mark Marqusee the American who learned to love cricket and write about it including two acclaimed books-Anyone But England and War Minus The Shooting, sadly has lost his battle with cancer. A tribute from Rob Stein

 

Morne van Wyk carries his bat and scores  ton but Windies with no Gayle fail to chase and Weise takes a fifer:At Durban South Africa 195-3,20 overs(van Wyk 114*) beat West Indies 126,19 overs(Simmons 49,Weise 5-23) by 69 runs Scorecard

 

*  Brendon McCullum hits ton but receives little support,Dilshan hits ton in reply but with much more support so Sri Lanka win and square series:At Hamilton 2nd ODI New Zealand 248,50 overs(B McCullum 117,Taylor 34) lost to Sri Lanka 252-4,47.4 overs(Dilshan 116,Mathews 39*,Sangakkara 38) by 6 wickets Scorecard

 

*  Chris Gayle slams WICB selectors for leaving out Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard from World Cup Squad More

 

*  Scots win toss and bat but are soon in trouble after top order fails, Berrington and Davey stage late recovery,Afghanistan collapse to Davey and Wardlaw,Davey takes a sixfer:At Abu Dhabi Triangular ODI Match 4 Scotland 213-7,50 overs(Berrington 63,Davey 53,Aftab Alam 3-48) beat Afghanistan 63,18.3 overs(Davey 6-28,Wardlaw 4-22) by 150 runs  Scorecard  Josh Davey's performance today was first ever 6 wicket haul by an associate in an ODI. It was also only third time in history of ODI's that a player took 6 wkts and scored a 50, following Styris and Klusener (Collingwood scored 100 and took 6)!

 

*  Bell turns ballistic with huge ton, Ali and Taylor hit seventies as England XI post huge total,Maxwell replies powerfully but receives little support,Broad takes fourfer:At Canberra England XI 391-6,50 overs(Bell 187,Ali 71,Taylor 71) beat Prime Minister's XI 331,48.1 overs(Maxwell 136,Broad 4-4) by 60 runs  Scorecard

 

*  Javeira Khan hits ton as Pakistan secure win with their highest chase ever to win series 3-0:At Sharjah 3rd ODI Sri Lanka Women 242-5,50 overs(Jayangani 99) lost to Pakistan Women  245-3,47.2 overs(J Khan 133*) Scorecard  PW win series 3-0

 

Gunasekeera leads successful Canada chase with a century to give Canada belated win:At Harare 4th OD Zimbabwe 'A' 238-8,50 overs(Mutumbami 68) lost to Canada  240-7,48. overs(Gunasekeera 109,Dhaliwal 57) by 3 wickets Scorecard

 

Matt Machan stands firm after Scots top three fail, Irish bowlers retrict Scots despite bowling 22 wides.Irish falter but Niall O'Brien steers them to victory with support from lower order:At Dubai  Triangular ODI Match 3 Scotland 216-9,50 overs(Machan 86,Berrington 28,Young 3-27) lost to Ireland 220-7,46.3 overs(N O'Brien 80*,Mooney 36) by 3 wickets  Scorecard Report

 

*  England XI batsmen enjoy opener and win easily:At Canberra England XI 364-6,50 overs beat ACT Invitation XI 148,32.4 overs Scorecard

 

*  England Lions toil in the field as Theunis de Bruyn and Gihahn Cloete hit tons,de Bruyn goes on to double ton and Plunkett takes fourfer before declaration,Lees and Lyth fall cheaply in reply and Robson for 41,Trott and Vince add 165, Trott goes on all day supported by lower order and Lions take lead,Plunkett scores fifty as Trott creeps towards double ton and Brrooks hits swift fifty at no 10 as Trott passes 200:At Paarl 1st Unofficial Test South Africa 'A' 504-8 dec,130 overs(de Bruyn 202*,Cloete 123,Plunkett 4-91) & 92-2,32 overs drew with England Lions 624-8 dec,138 overs(Trott 211*,Vince 78,Raschid 87,Baistow 63,Plunkett 55,Brooks 53*)  Scorecard

 

*  Windies hit their highest ever t20 score to beat SA with 4 balls to spare. Chris Gayle smashes 90 off 41 balls adding 152 with Samuels,Sammy completes the coup de grace,earlier Faf du Plessis hits magnificent ton(116 runs off 56 balls):At New Wanderers Jo'Burg South Africa 231-7,20 overs(du Plessis 116,Miller 49) lost to West Indies 236-6,19.2 overs(Gayle 90,Samuels 63,Sammy 20*) by 4 wickets Scorecard

 

*  Jayawardene completes 18th ODI century but has little support as NZ seamers dominate,NZ lose wickets steadily in reply but Andesron and Ronchi add sixty for 7th wicket to lay on win:At Christchurch 1st ODI Sri Lanka 218-9,50 overs(Jayawardene 104) lost to New Zealand 219-7,43 overs(Anderson 80) by 3 wickets Scorecard

 

Afghanistan top order fails apart from Javed Ahmadi. Ireland lose openers cheaply and Wilson,Joyce hits fifty and Balbirnie and Cussack add 52 for 8th wicket to win match:At Dubai Triangular ODI Match 2 Afghanistan 180,44.2 overs(Javed Ahmadi 80,Dockrell 4-35) lost to Ireland 181-7,43.2 overs(Joyce 50,Balbirnie 31*,Cussack 26*,Javed Ahmadi 4-37) by 3 wickets Scorecard  Tom Murtagh injured and out of Tri-Series

 

*  Chris Gayle in fine form as Windies win t20 over South Africa Scorecard


*  Hamish Gardiner hits 96 but Scots post too few and Afghanistan win easily:At Dubai  Triangular ODI Match 1   Scotland 237-8,45 overs(Gardiner 96) lost to Afghanistan 240-2,38 overs(Javed Amadhi 74,Nasir Jamal 52*) by 8 wickets Scorecard

 

*  Canada run Zimbabwe close in second OD Scorecard  Andrew Nixon reports after poor performance in first match when Zim's Chamu Chibhabha hit 155  Scorecard  Andrew Nixon reports

 

*  Change in ICC rules could open the door for the American Cricket Federation to replace the suspended and dreadful USACA which would be the best thing ever for cricket in USA  Andrew Nixon reports

 

Robson and Lyth score tons and Wood takes fourfer as Lions dominate Gauteng,but lose 3 early wickets second innings,Trott and billings hit fifties,Gauteng hang on for draw:At  Soweto England Lions 443,112.3 overs(Lyth 106,Robson 109,Lees 85,Baistow 62) & 176-5dec,44 overs drew with Gauteng Invitation XI 179,49.3 overs(Wood 4-29) & 120-8,42 overs Scorecard

 

Australia win toss and bat,Warner hits ton but Rogers misses out, hard day's toil for India's bowlers,smith completes century as Oz pile on runs,Shami takes fifer, Vijay out for duck in reply,Rahul grinds out slow ton,Kohli another fine ton and not out but Rahane and Raina fall cheaply before close, Ashwin hits fifty as tailwags,Oz ract 348 bu close and set India 349:At SCG 4th Test Australia 572-7 dec,152.3 overs(Warner 101,Rogers 95,Smith 117,Watson 85,Marsh 73,Burns 55,M' Shami 5-112) & 251-,40 overs(Smith 71,Burns 66,Rogers 50) drew with India 342-5,115 overs(Kohli 140*, Rahul 110)  & 252-7,80.5 overs(Vijay 80)   Scorecard

 

*  Sri Lanka win toss and field,Fifteen wickets fall in day,Williamson hits sixty, Sangakkara not out overnight scores brilliant double ton,Chandimal hits sixty.Williamson & Watling add 94 by close and continue most  of day 4 thanks to SL's dropped catches,Williamson completes double ton to set new 6th wicket test record of 365 and NZ set SL 390 to win.Sangakkara fails and SK fail the challenge,thirimanne left stranded on 62*:At Wellington 2nd Test New Zealand 221,55.1 overs(Williamson 69,Pradeep 4-63) & 524-5,172 overs(Williamson 242*,Watling 142*) beat Sri Lanka 356,25.4 overs(Sangakkara 203,Chandimal 67) & 196,72.4 overs(Thirimanne 62*, Silva 50,Craig 4-53) by 193 runs    Scorecard

 

*  Windies win toss and bat.Brathwaite falls cheaply,Johnson hits fifty,Chanderpaul fails again,Ramdin & Blackwood add 80,Steyne takes fourfer,Harmer makes tidy debut,Du Plessis hits sixty,Amla and de Villiers add 70 before rain stops play for day,Windies bowl tightly,Amla falls fo sixty but de Villiers hits fine ton,SA lose last 5 wickets for 37 runs,Samuels & Johnson add 61 by close.Rain delays start day 4,Johnson soon goes,Samuels hits seventy but is out to injudicious shot and Chanderpaul fifty but Windies collapse losing 6 wickets for 13 runs,Benn removes Elgar quickly for a duck :At Capetown 3rd Test West Indies  329,99.5 overs(Blackwood 56,Johnson 54,Ramdin 53,Steyne 4-78,Harmer 3-71) & 215,79.5 overs(Samules 74,Chanderpaul 50,Harmer 4-82) lost to South Africa 421,122.4 overs(de Villiers 148, du Plessis 68,Amla 85) & 124-2,37.4 overs(Elgar60*) by 8 wickets Scorecard  South Africa win series 2-0

 

*  Dhoni announces retirement from Test Cricket More

 

*  Dav Whatmore to take on tough task of being Zimbabwe coach until the end of the 2015 ICC 50/50 World Cup  More

 

*  Windies win toss and field but drop catches, miss stumping and run outs so SA make slow but steady progress,Elgar scores ton and du Plessis reaches 99 by stumps,complets ton and is out day 2 wich is curtailed by rain,de Villiers out cheaply day 3,Steyne hits fast fifty.Brathwaite and Samuels hit assured unbeaten fifties before bad light and dizzle stops play and continues next morning.Brathwaite and Samuels complete tons then Windies revert to collapse mode,wet ground last day morning and so Test ends as ground unplayable..At Port Elizabeth 2nd Test South Africa 417-8dec,122 overs(Elgar 121,Du Plessis 103,Steyne 58) drew with West Indies  275-9,79 overs(Brathwaite 106,Samuels 102) Live Scorecard 

 

McCullum celebrates Boxing Day in style but misses out on double ton after Sri Lanka's decision to insert NZ backfires with both opening bowlers taking a tumble first ball,SL wrap up tail quickly but then collapse and follow on,openers make better start 2nd time round,Karunaratne hits maiden ton and Mathews fifty as Sl bat all day but are still short of NZ total,SL tails wags past 400 but NX win by 8 wickets:At Christchurch 1st Test New Zealand 441,85.5 overs(McCullum 195, Neesham 85) & 107-2,30.4 overs beat Sri Lanka 138,42.4 overs(Mathews 50) & f/o 407,154 overs(Karunaratne 152,Mathews 66,Erungha 45*) by 8 wickets Live scorecard

 

Australia win toss and bat,Warner falls for a Boxing Day duck,fifties for Rogers and Watson,Smith's sublime form continues but misses out on ton,Harris hits seventy.India reply well,Kohli and Rahane hit fine centuries as India  close on OZ 1st innings total but Oz rue missed catches,Johnson removes last two wickets,Warner sets off at pace.Oz finish day 326 runs ahead,rain spoils last day, perhaps delayed declaration by OZ deprived them of victory,Marsh run out 99:At MCG 3rd Test Australia 530,90 overs(Smith 192, Harris 74,Rogers 57,Watson 52) & 261-7,75 overs(SE Marsh 99,Rogers 60) drew with India 465,128.2 overs(Kohli 169,Rahane 149,Vijay 68,Harris 4-69) & 174-6,66 overs(Kohli 54) Live scorecard


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