The incident took place after Indian fast bowler Mohammed Siraj was allegedly racially abused by spectators on the third and fourth day of the drawn Test at SCG.
Smith was accused of scuffing up the batsman's guard during the drinks break in the first session on Monday in the drawn Test
Vihari, who was limping for major part of his innings due to a hamstring injury, and R Ashwin kept the Australians at bay with a marathon match-saving effort.
Hanuma Vihari (23 off 161 balls) and Ravichandran Ashwin (39 off 128 balls) helped ensure India were level heading into the final Test in Brisbane starting on Friday.
Hanuma Vihari (23) and R Ashwin (39) add 62 runs of 256 balls for the sixth-wicket, batting close to four hours, to deny Australia. Catch the highlights of Day 5 here
India reached 98 for two at stumps on the fourth day with Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara batting on 4 and 9, respectively
This after Australia declared at 312/6, giving India a target of 407 for victory. Catch the Day 4 highlights here
Just like Ravindra Jadeja's effort on Day2, Australia's fast bowler Josh Hazlewood produced a brilliant fielding display to start India's collapse
Wicketkeeper-batsman Pant and Jadeja suffered blows during the course of play on Day 3. Pant was replaced by Wriddhiman Saha when India came out to field
Pat Cummins (4-29) and a brilliant fielding display saw India dismissed for 244, in response to Australia reached 103-2 at stumps
Cheteshwar Pujara found it difficult to keep the scoreboard ticking during an extended first session as he crawled to 42 off 144 balls.
Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith batted sensibly as Australia stretched their lead to 197, after bundling India out for 244. Catch the Day 3 highlights here
Ravindra Jadeja (4-62) and Shubman Gill (50) led India's response as they reached 96-2 at stumps
Ravindra Jadeja picked up two wickets, while Jasprit Bumrah removed Cameron Green just before lunch
Ravindra Jadeja took 4/62, while Shubman Gill came up with maiden fifty to help India close the day 2 in a good position. Catch the highlights here
Marnus Labuschagne (67 not out), Will Pucovski (62) and Steve Smith (unbeaten 31) capitalised on good batting conditions at the SCG
The home team batted only 7.1 overs when play was interrupted at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
McGrath rued the approach taken by the Australian batsman so far in the four-match series, which is locked at 1-1 at the moment.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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