Australia Trails West Indies by 201 in Opening Cricket Test

Australia reached 248-5 at stumps on day three of the series-opening cricket Test against West Indies in Barbados to trail the home team by 201 runs.

Mike Hussey was 47 not out with Matthew Wade on 19 when play was called off for bad light at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown. Australia captain Michael Clarke earlier top scored for the touring team by hitting 73.

West Indies made 449-9 declared in its first innings after winning the toss, with Shivnarine Chanderpaul finishing unbeaten on 103.

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