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Australia vs India, Test series: List of injured players

12 Jan 2021

Australia vs India, Test series: List of injured players

The Indian camp has been struggling with a spate of injuries Down Under.

'The series has been unusually tame', says Tim Paine

06 Jan 2021

'The series has been unusually tame', says Tim Paine

Australian captain Tim Paine has admitted that the nature of conversations in the ongoing Test series between Australia and India has been "unusually" friendly so far.

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.

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.

AUSvIND: Rohit Sharma to join the Test squad today

30 Dec 2020

AUSvIND: Rohit Sharma to join the Test squad today

India's head coach Ravi Shastri has revealed that senior batsman Rohit Sharma will join the Test squad today.

India beat Australia in Boxing Day Test: Key takeaways

29 Dec 2020

India beat Australia in Boxing Day Test: Key takeaways

Team India handed Australia a one-sided defeat in the Boxing Day Test.

#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.

Australia vs India: Rahane's gesture for Ravindra Jadeja draws praise

28 Dec 2020

Australia vs India: Rahane's gesture for Ravindra Jadeja draws praise

Ajinkya Rahane, who is leading India in the absence of Virat Kohli, slammed a ton on Day 2 of the MCG Test.

AUSvIND, MCG Test: India on top after Ashwin picks Labuschagne

28 Dec 2020

AUSvIND, MCG Test: India on top after Ashwin picks Labuschagne

After an eventful first session on Day 3, the Indians shone with the ball in the second innings of the Boxing Day Test.

Australia vs India, MCG Test: Day 3 Session 1 report

28 Dec 2020

Australia vs India, MCG Test: Day 3 Session 1 report

Team India was bowled out for 326 in the first session on Day 3 of the Boxing Day Test against Australia.

Australia vs India, second Test: Day 1, Session 1 report

26 Dec 2020

Australia vs India, second Test: Day 1, Session 1 report

India bowled well to restrict Australia to 65/3 in the first session on Day 1 of the second Test match at the MCG.

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 set to field unchanged XI for Boxing Day Test

24 Dec 2020

Australia set to field unchanged XI for Boxing Day Test

Australia are set to have an unchanged playing XI for the impending Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.

David Warner, Sean Abbott ruled out of Boxing Day Test

23 Dec 2020

David Warner, Sean Abbott ruled out of Boxing Day Test

Australian players David Warner and Sean Abbott have been ruled out of the Boxing Day Test against India due to bio-security protocols.

I'm not worried about it: Smith on nagging back injury

22 Dec 2020

I'm not worried about it: Smith on nagging back injury

Australian batsman Steve Smith has brushed off concerns about his nagging back injury leading up to the second Test match against Team India at the MCG on Boxing Day.

Ganguly, Shah devising plans to improve India's performance: Rajiv Shukla

22 Dec 2020

Ganguly, Shah devising plans to improve India's performance: Rajiv Shukla

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah are working on plans to improve the performance of Team India Down Under.

Rohit Sharma confined to apartment as per 14-day quarantine protocols

22 Dec 2020

Rohit Sharma confined to apartment as per 14-day quarantine protocols

Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma, who was in rehab at the NCA in Bengaluru, is now in Australia and available for selection for the third and fourth Test matches.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding Team India's possible combinations for MCG Test

21 Dec 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding Team India's possible combinations for MCG Test

India were handed a crushing defeat by Australia in the opening Test (D/N) at the Adelaide Oval.

Australia vs India: Sydney Test remains on schedule

20 Dec 2020

Australia vs India: Sydney Test remains on schedule

The third Test between Australia and India is set to take place as scheduled in Sydney even though a fresh wave of COVID-19 cases has struck the nation.

Adelaide Test, Australia register thumping win over India: Key learnings

19 Dec 2020

Adelaide Test, Australia register thumping win over India: Key learnings

Hosts Australia clinched an eight-wicket victory over India in the first Test (Day/Night) at the Adelaide Oval.

India-Australia schedule confirmed: Details here

28 Oct 2020

India-Australia schedule confirmed: Details here

Cricket Australia has confirmed the full schedule of India's upcoming tour Down Under.

2nd Test, Australia beat New Zealand: List of records broken

29 Dec 2019

2nd Test, Australia beat New Zealand: List of records broken

Team Australia is enjoying a bumper spell of Test cricket at the moment.

Trent Boult ruled out of third Australia-New Zealand Test match

28 Dec 2019

Trent Boult ruled out of third Australia-New Zealand Test match

New Zealand, who are already on the verge of a series defeat against Australia, have been dealt with a major blow.

AUS vs NZ, 2nd Test: Key takeaways from Day 3

28 Dec 2019

AUS vs NZ, 2nd Test: Key takeaways from Day 3

Australia are well on top against New Zealand in the second Test and have a 456-run lead.

Australia vs NZ, 2nd Test: Key takeaways from Day 2

27 Dec 2019

Australia vs NZ, 2nd Test: Key takeaways from Day 2

Australia are all over New Zealand in the ongoing second Test match at the MCG.

List of records held by captain Virat Kohli

19 Jan 2019

List of records held by captain Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli added another feather to his illustrious cap by becoming the first Indian captain to win a bilateral ODI series in Australia.

#IndiaInAustralia: After Perth, MCG's pitch rated average by ICC

01 Jan 2019

#IndiaInAustralia: After Perth, MCG's pitch rated average by ICC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has rated the MCG pitch as 'average'.

#IndiaInAustralia: Rishabh Pant babysits for Tim Paine

01 Jan 2019

#IndiaInAustralia: Rishabh Pant babysits for Tim Paine

Australian cricket team skipper Tim Paine had sledged wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant in India's second innings in the recently concluded Test match, at the MCG.

#IndiaInAustralia: Kapil Dev lauds 'unique' bowler Jasprit Bumrah

01 Jan 2019

#IndiaInAustralia: Kapil Dev lauds 'unique' bowler Jasprit Bumrah

Jasprit Bumrah has been the cynosure of all eyes after his heroics in the recently concluded third Test, between India and Australia, at the MCG.

Wickets here have taken away our strengths: Tim Paine

30 Dec 2018

Wickets here have taken away our strengths: Tim Paine

Australian Test team skipper Tim Paine is unhappy with the pitches that have been offered at home in the ongoing four-match series against India.

#IndiaInAustralia: Key moments that defined the MCG Test

30 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Key moments that defined the MCG Test

Team India beat hosts Australia in the third Test at the MCG to continue their dominance in the series.

#IndiaInAustralia: India beat Australia in third Test- Here're records broken

30 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: India beat Australia in third Test- Here're records broken

Team India beat hosts Australia in the third Test at the MCG to continue their dominance in the series.

Rishabh Pant sledges Tim Paine, calls him 'temporary captain'

29 Dec 2018

Rishabh Pant sledges Tim Paine, calls him 'temporary captain'

The ongoing third Test match between India and Australia at the MCG is garnering a lot of attention apart from the action between bat and ball.

#IndiaInAustralia: Three key moments of Day four of third Test

29 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Three key moments of Day four of third Test

The Indian cricket team is two wickets away from victory in the ongoing third Test match against Australia being held at the MCG.

#IndiaInAustralia: Tim Paine trolls Rishabh Pant, says Dhoni is back

29 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Tim Paine trolls Rishabh Pant, says Dhoni is back

Australian cricket team skipper Tim Paine is known to be quite vocal behind the stumps.

#IndiaInAustralia: Records scripted by enigmatic Jasprit Bumrah

28 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Records scripted by enigmatic Jasprit Bumrah

Jasprit Bumrah has gone on to become India's best bowler across formats.

#IndiaInAustralia: Three key moments of Day two of third Test

27 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Three key moments of Day two of third Test

The Indian cricket team continued with the momentum on the second day of the third Test match against Australia being held at the MCG.

#IndiaInAustralia: Fans rip apart this Aussie commentator for racist remarks

26 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Fans rip apart this Aussie commentator for racist remarks

Former Australian cricketer turned commentator Kerry O'Keefe crossed the line with a distasteful remark on Indian batsman Mayank Agarwal.

#IndiaInAustralia: Debutant Mayank Agarwal creates history

26 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Debutant Mayank Agarwal creates history

Indian cricket team opening batsman Mayank Agarwal set proceedings alive at the MCG in the ongoing third Test against Australia.