Australia wins test series with draw against India at MCG

UPDATE: Australia has regained the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after the Boxing Day Test against India ended in a draw at the MCG.

The hosts yesterday declared at lunch at 9 for 318 in the second innings, setting the visitors a run target of 384.

Some quick wickets for Australia saw India struggle to 3-19. They piled on some runs, but time ran out and the captains agreed to end the game with four overs remaining and India 144 runs short.


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The draw handed series victory to Australia who had claimed the first two matches.

The fourth and final test will be played out in Sydney from January 6, 2015.

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