Smith, Harris Steal Initiative, Hustle India On Backfoot

It was a familiar tale for the visitors as Australia skipper Steven Smith, along with tail-end batsmen stole away the initiative on day two of the third Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
27 December 2014

An Intense Day

In a closely fought series, wherein they have proven Australia to be very vulnerable, India has found themselves at the wrong end of the score-line. They trailed by 2-0 going into the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne and given their past record another series defeat loomed large.
26 December 2014

Honours Even On Day One In Melbourne

Steven Smith scored an unbeaten fifty as honors remained even on day one in Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
26 December 2014

Warner Promises More Banter Against India

Australia opening batsman David Warner has promised his team won’t cut down on the verbal volleys at the Indians during the third Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) which starts on Friday December 26.
24 December 2014

Not Wise To Sledge Mitchell Johnson - Steve Smith

Australia’s young skipper Steve Smith has come out and warned India that any plans of sledging Mitchell Johnson in the future are likely to backfire just as they did in Brisbane.
20 December 2014

Johnson, Rogers Take Australia To Nervous Victory

Mitchell Johnson's return to form with the ball and a steady half century from Chris Rogers scripted a nervous four wicket win for Australia in Brisbane.
20 December 2014

Smith Delighted, Yadav Philosophical

Steve Smith was delighted with his century on day three of the first Test against India in Brisbane while fast bowler Umesh Yadav explained why India had stuck to their plans of bowling short.
19 December 2014

Smith, Lower Order Give Australia Vital Lead

Steven Smith, scoring an exceptional century on the captaincy debut along with Mitchell Johnson, turned the tide in favor of the hosts in the second Test against India at Brisbane.
19 December 2014

Proud To Take Five Wickets - Josh Hazlewood

Australian pacer Josh Hazlewood described taking a five-wicket haul on day two of the first Test against India in Brisbane as a "very proud moment".
18 December 2014

Hazlewood, Smith Lead Australia Fightback

Josh Hazlewood took a five-wicket haul and Steve Smith hit an unbeaten half-century as Australia launched a fightback on day two of the second Test against India in Brisbane.
18 December 2014

I Forgot About My Hundred - Murali Vijay

When a batsman is completely in the zone, he is oblivious to all else happening around him and Murali VIjay admits he didn't realise he had scored his century on day one of the second Test against Australia.
17 December 2014

Australia Wilt As India Get Off To A Flyer

Steve Smith endured a chastening first day as an Australian Test captain as he lost three bowlers to injury and India piled up 311 for four on day one of the seccond game in Brisbane.
17 December 2014

Hot Spot - Was Adelaide The Best Test Ever?

In one of their final Hot Spot cricket discussion videos of the year, John Pennington and Chetan Narula look back at the first Test between Australia and India in Adelaide and preview the second game in Brisbane.
16 December 2014

ICC Fines Dhawan, Kohli, Warner

The International Cricket Council has fined Indian pair Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli as well as Australian David Warner following incidents in the first Test at the Adelaide Oval.
13 December 2014

Australia Deserved To Win - Virat Kohli

An enthralling first Test in Adelaide ended in victory for Australia as the beat India by 48 runs. Virat Kohli struck a sensational second century to guide his team’s chase but ultimately the visitors fell short of their target.
13 December 2014

Lyon Bowls Australia To Victory

Off-spinner Nathan Lyon returned seven for 152 to bowl Australia to a 48-run over India, who made a game chase of a target of 364 on the final day of the first Test in Adelaide.
13 December 2014

Dhawal Kulkarni Replaces Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Dhawal Kulkarni has been called up as a replacement for Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who is returning home from India's tour of Australia with an ankle injury.
12 December 2014

We Can Take 10 Wickets Tomorrow - Warner

Any Adelaide Test always comes alive on the last two days. It was the same story with the ongoing Australia versus India match as things got heated in the middle. David Warner was at the centre of it.
12 December 2014

Warner Ton Puts Australia In Charge

David Warner scored his second century of the match as Australia extended their lead over India to 363 runs at stumps on day four of the first Test at the Adelaide Oval.
12 December 2014

Indian Batsmen Wanted To Prove Themselves - Pujara

India finally got a chance to make an impression on this tour of Australia and on day three they came out with flying colours.
11 December 2014


Hot Spot - #PakvEng Tests preview

(Almost) all smiles for Pakistan