Mitch Starc bowled an unplayable delivery to shatter the stumps of James Vince as England's battle to save the Ashes will go into the final day after rain brought an early end.
England struggled to 132-4, still 127 runs behind Australia.
Earlier, Tim Paine (49 not out) and Pat Cummins (41) combined for 93 runs for the eighth wicket before Australia declared on 662-9.
England 403 and 4 for 132 (Malan 28*, Bairstow 14*) trail Australia 9 for 662 dec (Smith 239, M Marsh 181, Khawaja 50, Anderson 4-116) by 127 runs.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex2017/18 3rd Test AUS v EN ...
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Players Tagged in ClipDexStarc, Mitchell A Bairstow, Jonathan M Lyon, Nathan M Moeen Ali Cook, Alastair N Paine, Tim D Marsh, Mitchell R Hazlewood, Josh R Anderson, James M Smith, Steve PD Vince, James M Malan, Dawid J
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