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In Australia's second innings at Dharamsala, Umesh dismissed Australian openers David Warner (6) and Matthew Renshaw (8) cheaply.
Jadeja, was adjudged Man of the Match as well as Man of the Series for his stellar performance in the deciding Test against Steve Smith's men, credited his coaches and captain for his performance and said he is happy to have answered his critics.
While Adam Voges called Smith's superstition "ridiculous", coach Darren Lehmann, left-handed batsman Usman Khawaja and seamer Josh Hazlewood are all equally bemused by it.
Kohli added that the decision on his participation in the fourth Test against Australia will be taken by tonight or tomorrow.
At the post-match press conference after the third Test ended in a draw, even skipper Virat Kohli did not rule out the possibility of including Mohammed Shami in the squad for the fourth Test.
While Virat Kohli has witnessed a dip in form, Australian skipper Steve Smith continues to dominate as the world's top-ranked batsman after hitting two centuries in the ongoing series.
Jadeja has also become only the third Indian player after Ashwin and Bishan Singh Bedi to top the bowling charts on his own.
While India made a comeback after claiming the wickets of Matthew Renshaw (15) and Steve Smith (21) before lunch, Marsh and Renshaw frustrated the hosts' bowlers in the second session where visitors refused to lose a wicket.
Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh batted for over 60 overs to help Australia draw the third Test match against India at JSCA International Stadium Complex.
Virat Kohli on Tuesday called the second Test win over Australia as the best of his captaincy career, comparing his team to a snake which can sting from any direction.
Ravichandran Ashwin picked his 25th five-wicket haul as India bounced back to register a 75-run win over Australia on Day 4 of the second Test played at M Chinnasawamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
After losing the first Test, Indian cricket team bounced back in style to defeat Australia by 75 runs on Day 4 of the second Test at M Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru.
The Indian skipper loves challenges and with his back against the wall, it remains to be seen whether Virat Kohli can give a befitting reply to Australia in 2nd Test.
Days after Javed Akhtar called Yogeshwar Dutt a 'hardly literate wrestler', Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Thursday replied back asking the lyricist not to use such words for India's champions who have earned laurels in their respective fields.
English all-rounder Luke Wright has become the latest high-profile cricketer to pull out of the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) final.
After undergoing a thigh surgery in London recently, Rohit Sharma has been away from cricket for quite some time now.
Virat Kohli and David Warner, widely regarded as two of the finest batsmen across formats in modern-day cricket, failed to live up to the expectations of the fans in the first Test played at Pune.
Virat Kohli, who recently became the first batsman to score four double centuries in as many series, registered his first duck on home soil after being dismissed by Mitchell Starc.
Indian wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha staked his claim for the greatest catch by an Indian wicketkeeper by pulling off a blinder against Australia on opening day of the first Test match at Pune.
Mitchell Starc sent India on backfoot on Day 2 of the first Test by dismissing Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara back to pavilion in a matter of three balls.
Virat Kohli-led India have been in superb form in Tests lately and it remains to be seen whether Steve Smith and his men can end their 19-man unbeaten streak in the five-day format.
Virat Kohli, who has been in sensational form across formats in the last few years, loves to play against Australia and Steve Smith's men need to come up with mind-boggling strategies to stop Indian skipper's record-shattering spree.
While franchise owners dug deep into their pockets for Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills at IPL 2017 auction, the likes of Imran Tahir, Ishant Sharma and Irfan Pathan failed to attract any bids.
Despite not having too much money in their kitty, the franchises dug deep into their pockets and it was Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS), who finally signed Ben Stokes for a whopping Rs 14.5 crore.
Among the unsold players, Ishant Sharma, Irfan Pathan and Imran Tahir were three names, who did not find a single buyer, despite having plenty of experience at all levels.