Series win after 22 years in Sri Lanka: Not impossible for aggressive Virat Kohli
Series win after 22 years in Sri Lanka: Not impossible for aggressive Virat Kohli

Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli is someone who loves challenges and he would be desperate to add another feather in his cap by ending India's wait of a series win in Sri Lanka for 22 years now.

Ready for challenge of keeping on spin-friendly tracks, says Naman Ojha
Ready for challenge of keeping on spin-friendly tracks, says Naman Ojha

The freak injury to Wriddhiman Saha opening the door for him after a "long wait", Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Naman Ojha on Wednesday said he would be "under pressure" to perform if he makes the playing XI in the decisive third cricket Test against Sri Lanka starting Friday.

Idea behind getting Karun is to open with Cheteshwar Pujara: Virat Kohli
Idea behind getting Karun is to open with Cheteshwar Pujara: Virat Kohli

India Test captain Virat Kohli on Monday gave a clear indication that Cheteshwar Pujara is likely to come back into the playing XI as an opener alongside KL Rahul in the series-deciding final Test against Sri Lanka.

Everyone is hungry to perform, we have it in us to bounce back: Virat Kohli
Everyone is hungry to perform, we have it in us to bounce back: Virat Kohli

Indian cricket skipper Virat Kohli says his team is well-equipped to bounce back against Sri Lanka and the players are "hungry and keen to perform" in the second Test starting here tomorrow.

Ashes 2015: England will bowl short to dizzy Chris Rogers, says Mark Wood
Ashes 2015: England will bowl short to dizzy Chris Rogers, says Mark Wood

England will continue to bowl bouncers at Australian batsman Chris Rogers if the opener is passed fit for this week`s third Ashes test at Edgbaston after suffering from dizziness, seamer Mark Wood has said.

Always took criticism constructively: Younis Khan
Always took criticism constructively: Younis Khan

 Senior Pakistan batsman and the toast of the cricket community, Younis Khan, has said that he always took criticism constructively.

Former players hail Younis Khan for match-winning century
Former players hail Younis Khan for match-winning century

Former Pakistan cricketers hailed Younis Khan's match-winning hundred in the third Test against Sri Lanka and said the senior batsman is the best judge to decide on his retirement.

West Indies beat England by five wickets in 3rd Test
West Indies beat England by five wickets in 3rd Test

West Indies defied the odds and a wearing pitch to complete a series-levelling five-wicket victory over England on the third day of the third and final Test on Sunday.

We have earned the right to play the way we want: Brad Haddin
We have earned the right to play the way we want: Brad Haddin

Defending his team's tactics in the drawn third cricket Test against India, Australian vice-captain Brad Haddin on Thursday said the hosts earned the right to go about the way they wanted after playing India out of the series.

Windies ponder line-up ahead of crucial third Test against South Africa
Windies ponder line-up ahead of crucial third Test against South Africa

 The West Indies, trailing the three-match Test series 0-1, are pondering the balance of their side ahead of the final Test against South Africa at Newlands, starting Friday.

3rd Test, Day 4: Australia in control after taking 326-run lead against India
3rd Test, Day 4: Australia in control after taking 326-run lead against India

 Australia put themselves in a comfortable position by taking an overall lead of 326 runs by the end of the fourth day as the third cricket Test headed for an exciting finish, with India needing to go for a all-out win to keep themselves afloat in the series.

Virat Kohli-Mitchell Johnson verbal volleys spice things up on Day 3
Virat Kohli-Mitchell Johnson verbal volleys spice things up on Day 3

 Indian vice-captain Virat Kohli's temperament was once again tested after the batsman was hit by a Mitchell Johnson return throw followed by the two players getting into a verbal duel on the third day of the ongoing third cricket Test, here on Sunday.

Melbourne is India's best chance to win: Michael Bevan
Melbourne is India's best chance to win: Michael Bevan

Notwithstanding the 2-0 scoreline in favour of the home team, former Australian all-rounder Michael Bevan is impressed with the brand of cricket played in the series and feels Indians have a good chance to bounce back in Melbourne in the third cricket Test, starting tomorrow.

We’re close, We can turn it around:  MS Dhoni
We’re close, We can turn it around: MS Dhoni

India might be 0-2 behind in the series but skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has utmost belief that his team can turn the tables on Australia in the Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Boxing Day Test: India vs Australia - Preview
Boxing Day Test: India vs Australia - Preview

 Stung by two successive defeats and hit by a dressing room unrest, India go into the must-win third cricket Test against Australia here on Thursday seeking to salvage a tour which seems to be falling apart both on and off the field.

Joe Burns to bat at six for Australia against India
Joe Burns to bat at six for Australia against India

 Joe Burns will bat at number six when he makes his debut for Australia in the third test against India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, starting on Friday.

Spat between Delhi Virat Kohli-Shikhar Dhawan sorted!
Spat between Delhi Virat Kohli-Shikhar Dhawan sorted!

Tiff between two Delhi lads Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan, which made the dressing room atmosphere a bit tense during the fourth Day of second Test against Australia, seems to be over now as both the top-order batsmen were looking friendly during India's intense training session on Wednesday.

Australia have psychological edge, says Josh Hazlewood
Australia have psychological edge, says Josh Hazlewood

India's tactics to use verbal sledges during the second cricket Test backfired and it has given Australia a psychological edge going into the crucial Boxing Day Test, feels pacer Josh Hazlewood.

Melbourne Test: All eyes on 'under performing' veterans Shane Watson, Brad Haddin
Melbourne Test: All eyes on 'under performing' veterans Shane Watson, Brad Haddin

Though, Australia are looking up beat to clinch the Test series against India when both the teams meet for the third time during the Boxing Day Test at MCG, poor form of all-rounder Shane Watson and wicketkeeper Brad Haddin is still an area of concern for the hosts.

India up against MCG record to save Aussie series
India up against MCG record to save Aussie series

India must reverse a demoralising losing streak at the Melbourne Cricket Ground to prevent Australia from regaining the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Friday`s Boxing Day third Test.