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Recap: India Vs Australia at MCG

Bruce Reid rattles India



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Occasion: India in Australia Test Series - 2nd Test, 1991
Result: Australia won by 8 wickets
Star(s) of the match: Bruce Reid 6-66 and 6-60

Description: Bruce Reid (6-66) ran through the Indian top order to reduce the visitors to a lowly 6-109 but a gutsy half century from wicketkeeper Kiran More (67*) helped India reach a respectable total of 263 in their first innings. Good batting display from Geoff Marsh (86), Ian Healy (60) and David Boon (59) helped Australia take a crucial first innings lead of 86 runs despite Kapil Dev's 5-97. Dilip Vengsarkar scored a lone fifty as Bruce Reid (6-60) continued to trouble the Indians, who folded for 213 in their second innings. Mark Taylor (60) and David Boon (44*) completed the formalities as Australia, chasing 128, won by 8 wickets.

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