Australia end day one at 231/8

New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Australia ended day one of their fourth cricket Test against India at 231 for eight at the Ferozeshah Kotla ground here Friday.

Peter Siddle and James Pattinson were in the middle on 47 and 11, respectively. Phil Hughes was the main contributor in the top order, scoring 45 runs off 59 balls while Steven Smith made 46.
Ravichandran Ashwin was the best bowler for India on the day, taking four wickets for 40 runs.