LAST UPDATED: Jan. 18, 2021, 10:38 a.m.
Brisbane: Excellent batting by Steve Smith and Cameron Green powered Australia to a winning position at Tea on Day Four of the fourth and final Test against India at The Gabba in Brisbane.
Steven Smith scored a quick 55 off just 74 deliveries before being dismissed by Mohammed Siraj while Cameron Green posted a steady 37.
At the end of the post-lunch session on Day 4, Australia had posted 243/7 in their second innings. Tailenders Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc were at the crease on 2 and 1 respectively.
Play was interrupted by rain which forced umpires to call for an early Tea break.
Australia have now extended their lead to 276
Australia: 369 and 243/7 at Tea (Steve Smith 55, David Warner 48; Shardul Thakur 3/41) vs India: 336 all out