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    Australia end day one at 316/7

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    Chennai: A fighting hundred by Michael Clarke helped Australia notch up 316 for seven at the end of the opening day of their first cricket Test against India at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium here Friday.

    Clarke was on 103 at stumps alongside new batsman Peter Siddle.

    Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin took six wickets for 88 runs.

    The scoreboard at stumps

    Australia 1st innings
    Ed Cowan st Dhoni b Ashwin 29
    David Warner lbw Ashwin 58
    Phil Hughes b Ashwin 6
    Shane Watson lbw b Ashwin 28
    Michael Clarke batting 103
    Matthew Wade lbw b Ashwin 12
    Moises Henriques lbw Ashwin 68
    Mitchell Starc b Jadeja 3
    Peter Siddle batting 1
    Extras: (lb 7) 7
    Total: (7 wickets; 95 overs) 316

    Fall of wickets: 1-64 (Cowan, 14.3 overs), 2-72 (Hughes, 18.3), 3-126 (Watson, 34.4), 4-131 (Warner, 36.4), 5-153 (Wade, 46.6), 6-304 (Henriques, 89.2), 7-307 (Starc, 90.1)

    Bowling:
    Bhuvneshwar Kumar 11-1-48-0
    Ishant Sharma 11-2-46-0
    Harbhajan Singh 19-1-71-0
    Ravichandran Ashwin 30-5-88-6
    Ravindra Jadeja 24-5-65-1

    Toss: Australia, who chose to bat
    Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena (Sri Lanka) and Marias Erasmus (South Africa)
    TV umpire: Vineet Kulkarni
    Match referee: Chris Broad (England)

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