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Ind vs Aus: Dhoni slams maiden double ton, India in control

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  • Feb 24, 2013, 17:39 PM IST
Ind vs Aus: Dhoni slams maiden double ton, India in control
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Chennai:

4.00pm: MS Dhoni reaches 150,  Indian maitains a lead of 68 runs.
 
3.15pm: India lose eighth wicket, Harbhajan Singh dismissed by Henriques.
 
2.50pm: India equal Australia's first innings' total of 380. 
 
2.40pm: Dhoni slams 119 ball ton. Sixth Test century of the Indian skipper.
 
2.36pm: R Ashwin dismissed by Lyon, India lose seven.
 
2.35pm: Dhoni, Ashwin resume batting after tea.
 
2.15pm: India 371/6 at tea, still trailed by nine runs.
 
2.05pm: Jadeja (16) dismissed by Pattinson.
 
1.35pm: 350 for India, Dhoni (90), Jadeja (7) on crease. 
 
1.00pm: Virat Kohli dismissed by Lyon after brilliant 107 runs knock. 
 
12.45pm: Century for Kohli.
 
12.35pm: Kohli-Dhoni knit 101 runs  partnership. 
 
12.05pm: Dhoni, Kohli resume India's batting after lunch. 
 
11.30am: India 263/4, Kohli (83), Dhoni (37) at lunch.
 
11.15am: Kohli (82), Dhoni (26) take India past 250. 
 
10.25am: India lose fourth wicket, Sachin departs at 81.
 
9.30am: Sachin, Kohli enter field  to resume batting on Day 3.
 
The 39-year-old veteran, who had been struggling for form for a long time, played with decisive footwork and a positive frame of mind to guide India to 182 for three in 52 overs on the second day at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, which saw local boy R Ashwin grab a career-best seven-wicket haul.
 
Tendulkar (71 batting) and Virat Kohli (50 batting) were at the crease when stumps were drawn with India still trailing by 198 runs. The two have so far added 77 runs for the fourth wicket. 

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Tendulkar, in the course of his 67th Test half-century, touched another milestone by surpassing 7,000 runs on home turf. Kohli, on the other hand, completed his seventh Test half-century at the fag end of the day.
 
Resuming at the overnight score of 316/7, the Australians continued to frustrate the Indians with captain Michael Clarke (130) and the tailenders combining to score 64 more runs to take the score to a competitive 380.

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