• Short Summary

    Australia were in a commanding position in the fifth and deciding Test against India at the close of the third day's (Monday) play.

  • Description

    Australia were in a commanding position in the fifth and deciding Test against India at the close of the third day's (Monday) play. They were 103 for three in their second innings, giving them a lead of 339 runs with three days to play. Tuesday was a rest day. The Australians took the last seven Indian first innings wickets for 139 runs and the tourists were all out for 269... 236 runs behind. But skipper Bobby Simpson did not enforce the follow-on because of the leg injury suffered on Sunday by paceman Jeff Thomson. Earlier, the Australians had got off to a flying start, helped by a magnificient century by Graham Yallop. A report from Australian television.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2H0VDPJG8MVT8WXFUX817X375
    Media URN:
    VLVA2H0VDPJG8MVT8WXFUX817X375
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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