India reach 224/3 at lunch on day three

Melbourne, Dec 28 (IANS) India reached 224 for three at lunch in their first innings on day three of the third Test against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground here Sunday.

Skipper Virat Kohli (batting 60) and Ajinkya Rahane (batting 43) were at the crease at lunch. India lost two wickets — Cheteshwar Pujara (25) and Murali Vijay (68).
Pujara as dismissed by pacer Ryan Harris while Vijay got out by all-rounder Shane Watson.
India resumed the day at 108 for one in reply to Australia’s 530.