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 Record-breaker Rishabh Pant hails India's hero MS Dhoni

Record-breaker Rishabh Pant hails India's hero MS Dhoni

Pant on Saturday took six catches during Australia's first innings to equal predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni's record of most number of catches by an Indian wicketkeeper in a Test innings.

Dec 11, 2018, 15:15 PM IST
Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya suspended over illegal bowling action

Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya suspended over illegal bowling action

Dananjaya was reported with a suspect bowling action during the opening Test against England, which the visitors won by 211 runs in Galle

Dec 11, 2018, 13:59 PM IST
 Ricky Ponting wants unchanged Australia XI for 2nd India Test

Ricky Ponting wants unchanged Australia XI for 2nd India Test

Australian skipper Tim Paine refuses to rule out changes in the batting order for the secobd Test against Virat Kohli's men, saying discussions regarding the same will take place in the next few days

Dec 11, 2018, 13:42 PM IST
It is frustrating, not a perfect system: Tim Paine questions DRS

It is frustrating, not a perfect system: Tim Paine questions DRS

Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was against the usage of DRS in Tests and India avoided the technology for eight years after its introduction in Test cricket in 2008.

Dec 11, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
  Kane Williamson inches closer to top-placed Virat Kohli in ICC Test rankings

Kane Williamson inches closer to top-placed Virat Kohli in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli has conceded 15 points to slip to 920 points, just seven points ahead of Kane Williamson.

Dec 11, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni, Sourav Ganguly; scripts captaincy record

Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni, Sourav Ganguly; scripts captaincy record

Kohli has expressed a desire to maintain the winning streak in the upcoming clashes as well, setting the stage for a historic whitewash against Australia. 

Dec 11, 2018, 00:25 AM IST
Big Bash 2018-19: Conventional coin toss set to be replaced with bat flip

Big Bash 2018-19: Conventional coin toss set to be replaced with bat flip

Cricket Australia's head of Big Bash League Kim McConnie believes that the introduction of an innovative concept like a bat flip is a reflection of what the BBL is all about. 

Dec 10, 2018, 23:10 PM IST
The finger’s fine, good to go: Australian skipper Tim Paine declares himself fit for Perth Test

The finger’s fine, good to go: Australian skipper Tim Paine declares himself fit for Perth Test

The blow could not have proved more unfortunate in nature considering the fact that Paine had been forced to undergo severn seperate injuries at the same spot following an injury in 2010 during an

Dec 10, 2018, 21:47 PM IST
Just stick with us: Australian skipper Tim Paine's message to supporters

Just stick with us: Australian skipper Tim Paine's message to supporters

The hosts have opted to retain the same 14-man squad for the second Test against India in Perth. Chris Tremain and Mitchell Marsh are all set to rejoin the squad after being released for the JLT

Dec 10, 2018, 20:51 PM IST
Ricky Ponting believes new Perth pitch will give Australia an edge over India in second Test

Ricky Ponting believes new Perth pitch will give Australia an edge over India in second Test

Ponting believes that the hosts definitely enjoy an edge over India on a new-look Perth pitch ahead of the second Test between the two sides which is all set to take place in Perth on December 14. 

Dec 10, 2018, 19:56 PM IST
Despite Adelaide loss, Ricky Ponting wants unchanged Australian XI vs India

Despite Adelaide loss, Ricky Ponting wants unchanged Australian XI vs India

Terming any changes as nothing short of an overreaction by the team management, Ponting added that there was also a risk of uncertainty creeping into the minds of the players.  

Dec 10, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
Rishabh Pant equals world record of most catches in Test cricket

Rishabh Pant equals world record of most catches in Test cricket

He eclipsed the India record of 10 catches in a game by Wriddhiman Saha, as the visitors won the opening game by 31 runs to go 1-0 up in the four-match series.

Dec 10, 2018, 17:48 PM IST
Australia skipper Tim Paine says hosts will go to Perth with 'real belief'

Australia skipper Tim Paine says hosts will go to Perth with 'real belief'

Chasing 323, Australia were bowled out for 291 runs in the second innings with R Ashwin, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami sharing nine wickets for a 1-0 lad in the four-match series.

Dec 10, 2018, 17:20 PM IST
We will not be satisfied with just one Test win, says Virat Kohli

We will not be satisfied with just one Test win, says Virat Kohli

India had come close to winning the opening match at the Adelaide Oval in 2014 before losing by 48 runs.

Dec 10, 2018, 16:58 PM IST
Bowlers gave India something they never tasted down under

Bowlers gave India something they never tasted down under

If only the Indian bowlers had applied themselves similarly in the second innings and the last five wickets had not crashed for 25 runs, the last four for four runs, they could have batted Australia

Dec 10, 2018, 16:44 PM IST
Super proud of bowling unit: Virat Kohli, after clinching Adelaide Test

Super proud of bowling unit: Virat Kohli, after clinching Adelaide Test

Kohli further emphasized on learning from the mistakes committed in the first innings. 

Dec 10, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
Stay longer in crease to frustrate Australia in next Test: Kohli to batsmen

Stay longer in crease to frustrate Australia in next Test: Kohli to batsmen

India, who claimed the opening Test by 31 runs, were 86 for 5 in the first innings before Cheteshwar Pujara's gritty 123 helped the visitors post 250.

Dec 10, 2018, 15:57 PM IST
Adelaide win brought back memories of 2003: Sachin Tendulkar

Adelaide win brought back memories of 2003: Sachin Tendulkar

The visitors won a tightly-contested opening Test by 31 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the four-match series at the Adelaide Oval. 

Dec 10, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
CoA chief, BCCI congratulate Team India after Adelaide win

CoA chief, BCCI congratulate Team India after Adelaide win

India held their nerve to beat Australia by 31 runs on the fifth day of the opening Test at the Adelaide Oval on Monday and take a 1-0 lead in the ongoing four-match series. 

Dec 10, 2018, 15:04 PM IST
 KL Rahul's Adelaide Test-winning catch stirs minor controversy

KL Rahul's Adelaide Test-winning catch stirs minor controversy

Ashwin tossed the ball up and Hazlewood looked to play it through the covers but got an outside edge to hand a low catch to KL Rahul at gully. 

Dec 10, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
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