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First innings total will be decisive for Australia - Cricket World TV

As the first of the four-match Test series between India and Australia kicked-off in Pune on Thursday, Chetan Narula gives us an insight on all the action from day one.
23 February 2017

Last wicket partnership help Australia recover after Umesh Yadav's brilliance

After Umesh Yadav's four-wicket haul left Australia reeling, Mitchell Starc remained unbeaten on 57 to help the visitors recover to 256 for nine at stumps on day one of the first Test against India in Pune.
23 February 2017

Geelong omission hurt Adam Zampa

Australia leg-spinner Adam Zampa admitted that his exclusion in the second Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka in Geelong left him frustrated.
23 February 2017

Zampa, Faulkner help Australia to consolation victory

Three wicket hauls from Adam Zampa and James Faulkner were instrumental in dismissing Sri Lanka for 146 in their chase of 188 in the third Twenty20 International in Adelaide as Australia completed a 41-run consolation victory.
22 February 2017

Dominant bowling performance seals series victory for New Zealand Women

A collective bowling effort from the New Zealand Women bowlers saw them dismiss Australia Women for 66 in a chase of 114 runs in the third Twenty20 International in Adelaide to seal a 2-1 series victory.
22 February 2017

Niroshan Dickwella suspended by ICC

The International Cricket Council has suspended Sri Lanka wicket-keeper batsman Niroshan Dickwella for two limited overs matches.
21 February 2017

Mitchell Starc pulls out of IPL 2017

Australia speedster Mitchell Starc has pulled out of the Indian Premier League 2017 season in order to recover from a gruelling international schedule.
20 February 2017

Gunaratne blitz powers Sri Lanka to series victory

Asela Gunaratne played a majestic unbeaten knock of 84 runs from just 46 deliveries to help Sri Lanka chase down 174 against Australia in the final delivery with two wickets in hand to win the second Twenty20 International in Geelong and seal the series 2-0.
19 February 2017

Shreyas Iyer double century highlights tour game against Australia

Shreyas Iyer smashed an unbeaten double century before Australians managed to dismiss India A for 403 following which they scored 110 for four in their second innings as the tour game in Mumbai ended in an anticipated draw.
19 February 2017

Peterson hat-trick helps New Zealand Women level series with eight-run victory

Anna Peterson claimed a hat-trick in the 13th over to restrict Australia Women to 61 for nine in the chase after which rain allowed no further play possible leading to an eight-run victory for New Zealand Women in the second Twenty20 International in Victoria.
19 February 2017

Bird, Lyon strike twice but Iyer leads India A response

After Australia declared their innings at 469 for seven, India A replied back scoring 176 for four riding on an unbeaten 85 from Shreyas Iyer at stumps on day two of the tour game in Mumbai.
18 February 2017

Marsh, Smith centuries propel Australia to 327 for five in tour game

Shaun Marsh and Steven Smith showed a lot of resilience with determined centuries as Australia went on to amass 327 for five at stumps on day one of the tour game against India A in Mumbai.
17 February 2017

Gunaratne leads Sri Lanka to thrilling five-wicket win over Australia

Asela Gunaratne with a classy 52-run knock led Sri Lanka to a thrilling five-wicket win over Australia during the first Twenty20 international game at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday.
17 February 2017

Steven Smith believes reverse swing will be key to succeed in India

Australian captain Steven Smith reckons reverse swing will play a key role in the upcoming four-match Test series against India that kicks-off later this month in Pune.
16 February 2017

Sri Lanka overpower Prime Minister XI in tour game

After a three-wicket haul from Vikum Sanjaya restricted Prime Minister's XI to 169 for six, the Sri Lankan top-order led by Upul Tharanga completed the chase in 17.1 overs with five wickets in hand in the tour game in Canberra.
15 February 2017

Starc will challenge Kohli throughout the series - Michael Hussey

Former Australian middle-order batsman Michael Hussey has backed Mitchell Starc to challenge Virat Kohli throughout the upcoming Australia's Test tour of India.
15 February 2017

Adam Voges quits international cricket

Australia batsman Adam Voges has announced retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.
14 February 2017

India name unchanged Test squad for Australia series

The Indian selectors have retained the 16-man squad for the first two Tests of the upcoming series against Australia that begins later this month.
14 February 2017

Fourth ODI between South Africa and New Zealand shifted due to wet outfield

New Zealand Cricket has decided to shift the upcoming fourth One-Day International between the Black Caps and South Africa from Napier due to poor outfield and drainage facilities.
14 February 2017

Justin Langer backs Shaun Marsh to succeed at number six in India

Western Australia coach Justin Langer has come in support of Shaun Marsh featuring in the middle order during Australia's four-match Test series in India.
13 February 2017