Kohli was out there for testing 60 deliveries, scored 46 runs and hit only three, yes three, boundaries.
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While the scoreline makes it India's day, Steve Smith - unbeaten on 72 - ensured the honours were evenly shared.
India again found it difficult to get rid of the tail quickly and allowed the Aussies to get a handsome lead of 97.
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Australia got the second day off to a good start, but India pulled things back before Tea.
Skipper Smith tried everything but wasn't able to get the kind of results one expected from the hosts.
The afternoon session was just the period of play Australia were looking for.
Only one wicket, a good 89 runs on the board and the first session well and truly went India's way.
Second session not only drove the visitors into safety, but gives them a chance to go for the possible win.
For the visitors to stand any chance of winning or saving the Test, Kohli-Vijay need to bat at least for another 75-100 runs.
Not sure how long this episode will continue, but it will definitely inject fire into the series.
Lyon registered brilliant figures of 5/134 and helped Australia bowl out India for 444, and take a handy lead.
While Rahane missed on a hundred, Kohli, with the way he was batting, missed a chance of a possible double.
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