Australia vs New Zealand, 2nd Test Day 3 at MCG, Highlights: As it happened
AUS vs NZ: Catch all the action of third day of second Test between Australia vs New Zealand through our commentary.Updated: Dec 28, 2019 22:45 IST
As it happened: New Zealand were facing a massive run chase to save the second Test and the series after they were dismissed for 148 here on Saturday, with Australia batting again to rub salt in the wounds and extend their lead. At the close on day three, the home team were 137 for four, building on their first innings 467 to be 456 runs in front. First innings century-maker Travis Head was not out 12 and Matthew Wade was on 15, with skipper Tim Paine so far resisting the temptation to declare.
Australia - David Warner, Joe Burns, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Matthew Wade, Travis Head, Tim Paine (capt), James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Nathan Lyon
New Zealand - Tom Blundell, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson (capt), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Neil Wagner, BJ Watling, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Trent Boult