Jasprit Bumrah's career-best bowling figures of 6/33 put India in a great position against Australia in the third Test match in Melbourne. On the third day, Australia resumed their batting on 8/0 but Jasprit Bumrah's top quality bowling rattled the Aussie batting line up and they bowled out for just 151 runs and conceded a huge lead of 292 runs. In their second innings, India also collapsed and ended day three on 54/5 with a lead of 346 runs. Mayank Agarwal and Rishabh Pant are at the and another 70-80 runs should be more than enough on this track.
All the major stats and facts from the third day of the third Test between Australia and India in Melbourne :
6 - Runs added by India's number 3 to 6 in their second innings - the joint fewest in a Test innings.
Fewest runs added by India's number 3 to 6 batsmen in a Test innings -
6 vs AUS at Melbourne, 2018
6 vs ENG at Manchester, 1946
9 vs NZ at Hyderabad, 1969
9 vs WI at Ahmedabad, 1983
6/33 - Jasprit Bumrah's bowling figures of 6/33 are his career-best bowling figures and second best bowling figures by an Indian pacer in a Test innings in Australia.
Best bowling figures by Indian pacers in a Test innings in Australia -
8/106 - Kapil Dev at Adelaide, 1985
6/33 - Jasprit Bumrah at Melbourne, 2018
6/41 - Ajit Agarkar at Adelaide, 2003
6/55 - Syed Abid Ali at Adelaide, 1967
6/56 - Mohammad Shami at Perth, 2018
18 - Rishabh Pant has taken 18 catches in this series so far - the most for an Indian wicketkeeper in a Test series.
Most catches for an Indian wicket keeper in a Test series -
18* - Rishabh Pant vs AUS in AUS, 2018
17 - Syed Kirmani vs PAK in IND, 1979
17 - MS Dhoni vs ENG in ENG, 2014
16 - Kiran More vs ENG in ENG, 2016
45 - Jasprit Bumrah has taken 45 wickets so far in this year - the most wickets by an Indian bowler in his debut calendar year in Test cricket.
Most Test wickets by Indian bowlers in a debut calendar year -
45* - Jasprit Bumrah (2018)
41 - Dileep Doshi (1979)
37 - Venkatesh Prasad (1996)
36 - Narendra Hirwani (1988)
35 - S Sreesanth (2006)
75 - Jasprit Bumrah has taken 75 wickets in international cricket in 2018 - the fourth most in 2018.
Most international wickets in 2018 -
77 - Kagiso Rabada
76 - Kuldeep Yadav
76 - Adil Rashid
75 - Jasprit Bumrah
72 - Rashid Khan
2735 - Runs Virat Kohli scored across three formats in 2018 - the fourth most runs in a calendar year across formats.
Most runs in a calendar year across three formats -
2868 - Kumar Sangakkara (2014)
2833 - Ricky Ponting (2005)
2818 - Virat Kohli (2017)
2735 - Virat Kohli (2018)
2692 - Kane Williamson (2015)