Day 2 stumps India 622 for 7 declared Australia 24 for no loss

Smashbuckling 159 from Pant and 81 from Ravindra Jadeja took India beyond 600 after Pujara missed double ton by 7 runs today at Sydney . India had batted almost two full days to ensure India does not need to bat again.

Australia struggled to stop Pant and Jadeja scoring at will in 150 plus partnership.

Kohli declared and made tired Aussies bat but failed to get a breakthrough and host were 24 without loss.

Though the match is not evenly poised is far from over and India will have to bowl well to take 20 Aussie wickets.and win Gavaskar Border Trophy in style.

Hrishab Pant is a playing a good role as wicket keeper batsman or rather batsman who can keep….