Kohli needed 127 innings to reach that landmark, only the great Don Bradman (68 innings) took fewer. That gave Australia a lead of 43 runs to take into their 2nd innings.
Another fascinating day of Test cricket! Australia close day three in Perth on 132/4 in their second innings, with a lead of 175 runs over India after the visitors were dismissed for 283. #AUSvIND scorecard ?? https://t.co/viG01Bpvlc pic.twitter.com/F3zt6p9jXV— ICC (@ICC) December 16, 2018
Nathan Lyon had picked 5-68 for Australia, with Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood taking 2 wickets apiece.
In their 2nd innings, Australia lost 4 wickets before the end of day 3 and were 132-4, at the close, leading India by 175 runs with 6 wickets remaining. Usman Khawaja 41* is at the crease, with Australian captain Tim Paine - these two will have to bat well tomorrow to keep them in the game.
Australia - Aaron Finch, Marcus Harris, Usman Khawaja, Shaun Marsh, Peter Handscomb, Travis Head, Tim Paine(c)(wk), Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood
India - KL Rahul, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant(wk), Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah
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