PERTH: Australia held a 43-run first innings lead after bowling India out for 283 on the third day of the second Check in Perth on Sunday.
In reply to Australia´s 326, the Indians misplaced their final 5 wickets for 35 runs after captain Virat Kohli made his 25th Check century to supply the spine of their reply.
Nathan Lyon was the most effective of the Australian bowlers, taking 5-67. Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood each grabbed two wickets every.
Kohli grew to become the second-fastest participant to achieve 25 Check centuries by way of innings, behind solely Don Bradman, in making 123.
He additionally joined Sachin Tendulkar as the one Indian batsmen to have scored six Check centuries in Australia.
His innings got here to a controversial finish when he was caught at second slip by a diving Peter Handscomb from the bowling of Pat Cummins.
Kohli was given out by the on-field umpires however believed it had not carried. Nonetheless the choice stood after it was reviewed by third umpire Nigel Llong.
His dismissal triggered a late collapse, regardless of some aggressive blows by Rishabh Pant, who made 36.