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Australia vs India: Fan who attended MCG Test returns COVID-positive

06 Jan 2021

Australia vs India: Fan who attended MCG Test returns COVID-positive

In disturbing news for Cricket Australia (CA), the Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) on Wednesday confirmed that a fan who attended Day 2 of the Boxing Day Test between Australia and India has tested positive for coronavirus.

Ajinkya Rahane is born to lead teams: Ian Chappell

03 Jan 2021

Ajinkya Rahane is born to lead teams: Ian Chappell

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell lavished praise on the leadership skills of India's stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane.

Rahane enters the MCG honors board for the second time

31 Dec 2020

Rahane enters the MCG honors board for the second time

India's make-shift captain Ajinkya Rahane has yet again entered the elite Melbourne Cricket Ground honors board after the recently-concluded Boxing Day Test.

Australia penalized four ICC WTC points for maintaining slow over-rate

29 Dec 2020

Australia penalized four ICC WTC points for maintaining slow over-rate

Australia have been fined 40 percent of their match fee and penalized four World Test Championship points for maintaining a slow over-rate in the recently-concluded Boxing Day Test against India.

#BoxingDayTest, India script history with an emphatic victory: Records broken

29 Dec 2020

#BoxingDayTest, India script history with an emphatic victory: Records broken

India have claimed an emphatic victory over Australia in the Boxing Day Test.

MCG Test, Day 4: Australia bundled out in first session

29 Dec 2020

MCG Test, Day 4: Australia bundled out in first session

All-rounder Cameron Green's handy knock helped Australia delay the defeat in the first session on Day 4 of the ongoing Boxing Day Test.

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: MCG remains the backup venue for third Test

24 Dec 2020

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: MCG remains the backup venue for third Test

The Melbourne Cricket Ground remains the preferred backup venue for the third Test of the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

Australia vs India: Tim Paine named in 'A' squad

05 Dec 2020

Australia vs India: Tim Paine named in 'A' squad

Test skipper Tim Paine has been named in Australia A's squad for the impending practice match against India A, starting December 6.

Shane Warne turns 51: A look at his monumental records

13 Sep 2020

Shane Warne turns 51: A look at his monumental records

The greatest leg-spinner of all-time, Shane Warne, turned 51 on Sunday.

Australia vs India: SCG prepares pitch for Boxing Day Test

08 Aug 2020

Australia vs India: SCG prepares pitch for Boxing Day Test

This year's Boxing Day Test between Australia and India could be held at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) with traditional home Melbourne battling a surge in coronavirus cases.

World's third largest cricket stadium to be built in Jaipur

04 Jul 2020

World's third largest cricket stadium to be built in Jaipur

One of the world's largest cricket stadiums with a seating capacity of 75,000 will be constructed on the outskirts of Jaipur.

India could play Test series Down Under at one venue

29 May 2020

India could play Test series Down Under at one venue

Cricket Australia (CA) CEO Kevin Roberts opened up on possible scenarios to host India in the upcoming season.

'Winning World Cup was unreal', Faulkner recalls the 2015 final

28 Mar 2020

'Winning World Cup was unreal', Faulkner recalls the 2015 final

Australian all-rounder James Faulkner described how it felt after laying hands on the coveted World Cup trophy in 2015.

#ThisDayThatYear: Imran Khan's valor handed Pakistan the coveted trophy

25 Mar 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Imran Khan's valor handed Pakistan the coveted trophy

The Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia witnessed a spectacle full of grit and valence on March 25, 1992.

Coronavirus outbreak: Spectator at Women's WT20 final tests positive

15 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Spectator at Women's WT20 final tests positive

A spectator who attended the final between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on March 8 has tested positive for coronavirus.

Road Safety matches to be played sans spectators: Here's why

12 Mar 2020

Road Safety matches to be played sans spectators: Here's why

The remaining matches of the Road Safety World Series will be played behind closed doors due to coronavirus outburst.

Time for Harmanpreet to review her captaincy: Shantha Rangaswamy

09 Mar 2020

Time for Harmanpreet to review her captaincy: Shantha Rangaswamy

Former India captain Shantha Rangaswamy was disappointed with Harmanpreet Kaur's captaincy following the completion of ICC Women's World Cup T20 final.

Women's World Cup T20 final, Australia vs India: Key takeaways

08 Mar 2020

Women's World Cup T20 final, Australia vs India: Key takeaways

Australia Women defeated India by 85 runs at the Melbourne Cricket Ground to clinch their fifth ICC Women's World Cup T20 title.

Shafali used to practice every shot 50-times-a-day, says her coach

07 Mar 2020

Shafali used to practice every shot 50-times-a-day, says her coach

Indian teen prodigy Shafali Verma has been in sublime touch in the ICC Women's World Cup T20.

Hamstring injury rules out Ellyse Perry for six months

07 Mar 2020

Hamstring injury rules out Ellyse Perry for six months

An injured hamstring has ruled Ellyse Perry out of action for at least six months.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup final: Here's the complete preview

07 Mar 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup final: Here's the complete preview

Australia and India face each other in the final of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup on Sunday in Melbourne.

Poonam Yadav reveals how Harmanpreet helped her stage a comeback

07 Mar 2020

Poonam Yadav reveals how Harmanpreet helped her stage a comeback

Indian leg-spinner Poonam Yadav highlighted skipper Harmanpreet Kaur's role in her remarkable run in the ongoing ICC Women's T20 World Cup.

Australia Women vs India Women: Key battles on offer

07 Mar 2020

Australia Women vs India Women: Key battles on offer

The ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 final is all set to be played on Sunday between India and Australia.

Marcus Stoinis smashes 147* in BBL: List of records broken

12 Jan 2020

Marcus Stoinis smashes 147* in BBL: List of records broken

Melbourne Stars put up a dominating display, especially with the bat, as they beat Sydney Sixers by 44 runs in the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday.

Opening day of a match abandoned due to dangerous pitch

07 Dec 2019

Opening day of a match abandoned due to dangerous pitch

In a shocking incident in Australia, the opening day of a Sheffield Shield match was abandoned after the pitch at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) was deemed dangerous.

IPL auction: Five players who can start a bidding war

06 Dec 2019

IPL auction: Five players who can start a bidding war

The Indian Premier League 2020 auction is set to be held on December 19 in Kolkata.

Glenn Maxwell may start playing soon: Details here

06 Dec 2019

Glenn Maxwell may start playing soon: Details here

In October end, Australian cricket star Glenn Maxwell had left the national team to take an indefinite break away from the game.

Ahmedabad Stadium could host a big opening game: Details here

02 Dec 2019

Ahmedabad Stadium could host a big opening game: Details here

The new-look Sardar Patel Stadium in Ahmedabad could be set for a big opening game.

Reliving the history of ODI cricket

18 Nov 2019

Reliving the history of ODI cricket

Cricket is a game of glorious uncertainties.

Kohli took three seconds to agree to Day-Night Test: Ganguly

03 Nov 2019

Kohli took three seconds to agree to Day-Night Test: Ganguly

Last month, India took a historic decision to play their first-ever Day-Night Test.

Reliving the history of Test cricket

02 Nov 2019

Reliving the history of Test cricket

Cricket is a game of glorious uncertainties.

Australia's summer schedule for 2019-20 announced: Details here

07 May 2019

Australia's summer schedule for 2019-20 announced: Details here

This term, Australia are set to have one of the most gruesome home seasons.

ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 fixtures have been announced

29 Jan 2019

ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 fixtures have been announced

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Tuesday, revealed the schedule for the ICC men's T20 World Cup 2020 that will be held in Australia.

India win first bilateral ODI-series in Australia: Here're records broken

18 Jan 2019

India win first bilateral ODI-series in Australia: Here're records broken

Team India defeated Australia in the third and final ODI at the MCG.

#IndiaInAustralia: Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal scripts a sensational record

18 Jan 2019

#IndiaInAustralia: Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal scripts a sensational record

Indian cricket team wrist-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was preferred over Kuldeep Yadav for the third ODI against Australia.

#IndiaInAustralia: Third ODI- Preview, key players and TV listing

17 Jan 2019

#IndiaInAustralia: Third ODI- Preview, key players and TV listing

Team India will be taking on Australia in the third ODI at the MCG on January 18.

#IndiaInAustralia: Records that could be scripted in the third ODI

17 Jan 2019

#IndiaInAustralia: Records that could be scripted in the third ODI

India and Australia will be facing each other in the third and final ODI at the MCG on January 18.

Australia vs India third ODI: Dream XI tricks and tips

17 Jan 2019

Australia vs India third ODI: Dream XI tricks and tips

India and Australia will be locking horns in the third and final ODI encounter at the MCG on January 18.

#IndiaInAustralia: Preview, playing XI, and TV listing of third Test

25 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Preview, playing XI, and TV listing of third Test

India are set to clash with Australia in the Boxing Day Test, starting tomorrow.

Australia vs India 2nd T20I: Key players and battles

23 Nov 2018

Australia vs India 2nd T20I: Key players and battles

India and Australia would lock horns in the second T20I of the three-match series, on Friday, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).