Fast bowler Pat Cummins has given Australia the advantage after three days of the third Test against India at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Cummins removed Cheteshwar Pujara for the fourth time in three Tests this summer, taking 4 for 29 to have India all out for 244.

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At stumps on Saturday, Marnus Labuschagne was not out on 47 and Steve Smith on 29 for a lead of 197 runs. The pair put on a crucial 68 for the third wicket after openers Will Pucovski (10) and David Warner (13) fell early.

Earlier, Cummins and Josh Hazlewood starred with the ball to help Australia take the upper hand after India resumed Saturday at 96 for 2.

Three India batsmen were also run out on Saturday, including Hanuma Vihari to a sensational effort from Josh Hazlewood that helped turn the match. Hazlewood had Vihari out of his ground by several feet with a direct hit on the stumps.

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