Brisbane: India lost wicket of opener Shubman Gill (7) as Australian bowlers gave an early jolt to the visitors after posting 369 on the scorecard in the first innings here on Saturday.
Rohit Sharma (8*) and Cheteshwar Pujara (0*) are currently at the crease.
Cummins gave Australia an early advantage by dismissing Gill.
Riding on Marnus Labuschagne's 108, Australia reached 369 all out at the end of 115.2 overs.
Apart from Marnus, Matthew Wade (45), Cameron Green (47) and skipper Tim Paine (50) contributed with their willows.