Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh produce one of the greatest saves in Australia Test history

Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh produce one of the greatest saves in Australia Test history PETER Handscomb and Shaun Marsh have engineered one of the great saves in Australian Test history to push an all-time epic series to a thrilling decider. The third Test in Ranchi will go down as a draw, but for an Australian team on the ropes, this

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Australia close out day five in a hard-fought draw

March 20, 2017 7:38am EDT March 20, 2017 7:38am EDT What a result! Great stuff from Marsh and Handscomb on day five. Sporting News. Updated at 7:38 a.m. ET. Updated at 7:38 a.m. ET. The Australians have dug deep on the fifth day of the third Test to …

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3rd Test, Day 5 – India vs Australia 2017 – As it happened…

Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh batted for over 60 overs to help Australia draw the third Test match against India at JSCA International Stadium Complex. By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Monday, March 20, 2017 – 16:46. 0. Shares. Facebook.

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India in driver’s seat after Sharma, Jadeja strike

Ranchi, March 20 (IANS) Ishant Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja took two wickets in a space of four balls to keep the pressure firmly on Australia as the visitors posted 83/4 at lunch on the fifth day of the third Test here on Monday. The visitors were

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Cricket-Australia lose Smith and Renshaw, India sense victory

RANCHI, India, March 20 Australia lost two wickets, including that of skipper Steve Smith, in the morning session and were staring a comprehensive defeat full in the face at lunch on the final day of the third test against India on Monday. Australia

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Handscomb, Marsh inspire Australia’s great escape

Australia’s bold aspiration for a series win in India that would defy both history and logic remains tantalisingly alive after they kept India’s bowlers at bay for a full day to force a draw few dared foresee. A result that means the four-Test campaign

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Live coverage of day five of the 3rd Test between Australia and India

UNLIKELY hero Shaun Marsh and youngster Peter Handscomb have played the innings of their lives to save the third Test in Ranchi. The left-handed Marsh (53) and right-handed Handscomb (72 no) batted through the second session to help draw the Test …

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Dogged Marsh-Handscomb stand helps Australia maintain series parity

Just after the hour’s mark on the final day in Ranchi, the result seemed done and dusted. India looked all over Australia, and a 2-1 series lead for the hosts beckoned. But, as has been the case this series, Australia showed that they would not go down

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Handscomb and Marsh guide Australia to draw and keep India series alive

Shaun Marsh (right) and Peter Handscomb produced mature half-centuries to help Australia secure a draw in the third Test against India in Ranchi, keeping the Border-Gavaskar Trophy series alive. Photograph: Aijaz Rahi/AP. Australia cricket team …

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India v Australia 3rd Test: Tourists hold out

Battling half-centuries from Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh helped Australia secure a draw in Ranchi and take their series against India into the final Test still all square at 1-1. Third Test scores (Ranchi). Australia 1st inns: 451 (Smith 178

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Handscomb, Marsh to the fore as Australia earns draw

Midway through the first session on Monday (March 20), it appeared as if Ravindra Jadeja had sucker-punched Australia. In one extraordinary but explicable lapse in concentration, Steven Smith only hesitantly poked his pad out to a delivery sent down

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Australia v India cricket: third Test, day five from Ranchi

Here’s how the fifth and final day of the third cricket Test between Australia and India played out. The tourists hung on for a draw – finishing on 6-204 – with the series tied 1-1. 2 HOURS AGO | 9.53pm STUMPS – It’s a draw. Australia has hung on for a

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Handscomb, Marsh pull off great escape

Thirty minutes before lunch, Peter Handscomb joined Shaun Marsh amid a Ranchi tumult. Their captain Steven Smith had just shouldered arms to let Ravindra Jadeja bowl him, symptomatic of a tired mind, the over after Matt Renshaw had also fallen.

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Third Test: Handscomb, Marsh carry Australia to safety

Ranchi, March 20 (IANS) The middle order duo of Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb produced some gritty batting to help Australia salvage a draw against India in the third cricket Test match at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) Stadium here …

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India vs Australia: Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh Defy Hosts As Ranchi Test Ends In Draw

Australia found salvation in Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb as they kept the unimaginative Indian bowling at bay. Jaideep Ghosh. Read Time: 2-min. India vs Australia: Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh Defy Hosts As Ranchi Test Ends In. India vs …

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India vs Australia 3rd Test ends in a draw: Match highlights, video, scorecard

Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb’s monumental effort helps Australia draw third Test, series remains tied 1-1. By: Express Web Desk | Ranchi | Updated: March 20, 2017 4:38 pm. India managed to pick only six Australian wickets. (Source: Reuters).

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Marsh, Handscomb stifle India’s advantage with gritty batting

Ranchi, March 20 (IANS) Australia fought back in the second session to cut down the deficit to three runs and not lose a wicket as they posted 149/4 at tea on the fifth day of the third cricket Test match here on Monday. The fightback was led by Shaun

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Australia v India Test series 2017: Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh star as Australia save third Test

​RANCHI: Australia have passed a searching examination of their mettle by overcoming India’s spin masters on Ranchi’s so-called craters of doom to secure a backs-to-the-wall draw in the third Test. SHARE; Share on Facebook SHARE; Share on Twitter …

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India vs Australia, 3rd Test: Marsh, Handscomb star as gutsy Australia secure a draw

India toil but Australia’s grit denies Virat Kohli and Co a chance to take 2-1 lead in the 4-match Test series. Ravindra Jadeja picked up four wickets in the innings, as he dismissed Shaun Marsh. (Photo: BCCI). Australia 204/5 from 100 overs: ITS A DRAW!

Deccan Chronicle

Plot watch – The Maxwell agenda

Ishant Sharma was fired up in the morning session and let the verbals fly a bit, but once Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh began their grind, things quietened down. Glen Maxwell had probably annoyed India by appearing to make light of Virat Kohli’s …

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Ranchi Test, Day 5: Peter Handscomb, Shaun Marsh’s fifties force draw to keep series alive

While India made a comeback after claiming the wickets of Matthew Renshaw (15) and Steve Smith (21) before lunch, Marsh and Renshaw frustrated the hosts’ bowlers in the second session where visitors refused to lose a wicket. By Suyash Srivastava | Last …

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