Adelaide Test

Ashes 2017-18: Ex-captains fear England whitewash

Ashes 2017-18: Ex-captains fear England whitewash

England slumped to a 120-run defeat in the second Ashes clash this week on a ground widely seen as their best chance of winning.

Dec 08, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Ashes, 2nd Test: Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood set-up crushing 120 run win for Aussies

Ashes, 2nd Test: Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood set-up crushing 120 run win for Aussies

Holders England now face the prospect of losing the series in next week`s third Test at Perth`s WACA Ground where they have not won a Test since 1978.

Dec 06, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Ashes, 2nd Test: Watch Steve Smith's epic reaction after wasting two reviews in three balls

Ashes, 2nd Test: Watch Steve Smith's epic reaction after wasting two reviews in three balls

Earlier, teams used to have extra reviews after every 80 overs. But now, teams have only two reviews available during an entire innings.

Dec 05, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
Ashes: Emotional Jonny Bairstow given late father's keeper gloves

Ashes: Emotional Jonny Bairstow given late father's keeper gloves

His dad, David, a former England Test wicketkeeper, took his own life when his son was eight.

Dec 05, 2017, 10:35 AM IST
Ashes: Impatient England, confident Australia ready for day-night tussle

Ashes: Impatient England, confident Australia ready for day-night tussle

While his Australian counterpart Steve Smith basked in the confidence that comes from scoring an unbeaten 141 to lead your side to a 10-wicket victory, Root fielded questions about Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow`s "headbutt" and Moeen Ali`s finger.

Dec 01, 2017, 23:20 PM IST
From Ben Stokes to GOAT – England`s Ashes blunders

From Ben Stokes to GOAT – England`s Ashes blunders

England`s 10-wicket first Test defeat at the Gabba was further soured by revelations of a late-night `head-butting` incident involving wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow earlier on the tour.

Dec 01, 2017, 23:14 PM IST
Virat Kohli letting his emotions get the better of him this series, says Mitchell Johnson

Virat Kohli letting his emotions get the better of him this series, says Mitchell Johnson

Scoring a total of just 40 runs in four innings in comparison to his clinical double tons in the previous home series, the Delhi lad has failed to pull off a much needed captain's knock to boost his side.

Mar 12, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

With tempers frayed because of a string of questionable umpiring decisions and on-field altercations, the "Monkeygate" scandal erupted, almost causing the tour to be called off.

Feb 21, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
Career best 235 against England at Wankhede not Virat Kohli's favorite knock, Adelaide century still on top

Career best 235 against England at Wankhede not Virat Kohli's favorite knock, Adelaide century still on top

Virat stressed on how important it is for a team to express as unit and care little about individual milestones.

Dec 14, 2016, 11:02 AM IST
Australia vs South Africa: Rejuvenated hosts won Adelaide Test by 7 wickets, but lose series

Australia vs South Africa: Rejuvenated hosts won Adelaide Test by 7 wickets, but lose series

The Australians, rejuvenated by five team changes in response to two humiliating defeats to the Proteas to lose the series, chased down 127 runs for victory after dismissing the tourists for 250 on the fourth day of the pink-ball Test.

Nov 27, 2016, 15:05 PM IST
WATCH: Nathan Lyon brags after uprooting JP Duminy's wicket with unplayable delivery

WATCH: Nathan Lyon brags after uprooting JP Duminy's wicket with unplayable delivery

Lyon ended up taking three wickets as Australia bowled out South Africa for 250, and giving themselves a realistic chance to win the match.

Nov 27, 2016, 14:50 PM IST
Australia vs South Africa, 3rd Test: Shaky Proteas hang on as late wickets tumble on day 3

Australia vs South Africa, 3rd Test: Shaky Proteas hang on as late wickets tumble on day 3

At the close, South Africa were holding on and just 70 runs ahead of Australia heading into Sunday`s fourth day.

Nov 26, 2016, 19:03 PM IST
Magical Delivery! Kagiso Rabada sends off Nic Maddinson in style, with bit of sledging — VIDEO

Magical Delivery! Kagiso Rabada sends off Nic Maddinson in style, with bit of sledging — VIDEO

Rabada, an otherwise quiet character, enjoyed himself with a bit of sledging even as his team-mates found the proceeding entertaining with their youngest member taking on the Aussies.

Nov 25, 2016, 21:48 PM IST
Australia vs South Africa, 3rd Test: Usman Khawaja century powers Aussies ahead of Proteas on day 2

Australia vs South Africa, 3rd Test: Usman Khawaja century powers Aussies ahead of Proteas on day 2

It was Khawaja`s fifth Test century and arguably his best as Australia seek to prevent the Proteas from an unprecedented series clean sweep after huge defeats in the opening two Tests.

Nov 25, 2016, 18:45 PM IST
Adelaide Test: Few minute's shortage prevented  David Warner from opening 3rd Test for Australia

Adelaide Test: Few minute's shortage prevented David Warner from opening 3rd Test for Australia

David Warner was found short of time spent on field and hence wasn't eligible to open for Australia.

Nov 25, 2016, 12:08 PM IST
Opinions divided on Dean Elgar's catch which sent Matt Renshaw packing at Adelaide – Video

Opinions divided on Dean Elgar's catch which sent Matt Renshaw packing at Adelaide – Video

The decision wasn't straight forward as a prolonged third umpire's review was required to confirm if Dean Elgar had taken the catch cleanly or not.

Nov 25, 2016, 11:08 AM IST
Australia vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 2 – As it happened...

Australia vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 2 – As it happened...

Khawaja was top-scorer for Australia with an innings of 138 not-out.

Nov 25, 2016, 08:47 AM IST
Australia vs South Africa: Faf du Plessis ton puts Proteas in strong position in day-night Test

Australia vs South Africa: Faf du Plessis ton puts Proteas in strong position in day-night Test

Hazlewood was the best of the Australian bowlers with four wickets for 68.

Nov 24, 2016, 17:17 PM IST
South Africa will look to `exploit` rookey Australians in Adelaide, says JP Duminy

South Africa will look to `exploit` rookey Australians in Adelaide, says JP Duminy

The Adelaide Test will also mark the first pink ball Twilight match for South Africa.

Nov 22, 2016, 17:43 PM IST
Australia vs West Indies: Ricky Ponting believes day-night Test can reinvigorate Hobart

Australia vs West Indies: Ricky Ponting believes day-night Test can reinvigorate Hobart

Ponting said that Hobart might need day-night Tests if the attendance would continue to slide over the next few days down there, Sport24 reported.

Dec 10, 2015, 09:21 AM IST