Pakistan put Aussies in a spin

CRICKET: Pakistan look set for their first Test victory against Australia since 1995 after closing day three of the second Test in Sydney in complete control.

Leading by 206 runs from the first innings, the tourists reduced the Aussies to 286-8 – a lead of 80. Spinner Danish Kanieria claimed 4-117, while Australia are pinning their hopes on Mike Hussey, who is unbeaten on 73.