Live updates from day one of the third Test between India and Australia from the PCA Stadium in Mohali on Thursday.
Meanwhile, Australia announced their playing XI. Matthew Wade couldn't recover from the ankle injury was rested. Brad Haddin took his place. Spin allrounder Steven Smith was also included.
Australia XI: 1 David Warner, 2 Ed Cowan, 3 Michael Clarke (capt), 4 Phillip Hughes, 5 Steven Smith, 6 Brad Haddin (wk), 7 Moises Henriques, 8 Peter Siddle, 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Nathan Lyon, 11 Xavier Doherty
The first day's play of the third Test between India and Australia in Mohali has been called off due to rain without a ball being bowled.