Boxing Day Test

Ashes: David Warner survives 'nervous 99' to score century in Boxing Day Test

Ashes: David Warner survives 'nervous 99' to score century in Boxing Day Test

Australia opener David Warner hit his 21st Test century in dramatic circumstances in the fourth Test against England in Melbourne on Tuesday.

Dec 26, 2017, 10:02 AM IST
Ashes: Australia plot another Boxing Day blow against England

Ashes: Australia plot another Boxing Day blow against England

Australia will look to extend their Christmas cheer into the dead rubber Boxing Day Test by subjecting a demoralised England to a fourth consecutive loss in the Ashes at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Dec 24, 2017, 15:21 PM IST
Ashes: Jackson Bird hovers as Mitchell Starc battles injury for Boxing Day Test

Ashes: Jackson Bird hovers as Mitchell Starc battles injury for Boxing Day Test

Pat Cummins says fellow Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc's heel injury could lead to a lengthy spell away from the game if not treated properly ahead of Tuesday's fourth Test against England.

Dec 23, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Australia pacer Mitchell Starc cleared of serious foot injury

Australia pacer Mitchell Starc cleared of serious foot injury

However, the left-arm pacer remains in doubt for the Boxing Day Test against England. Jackson Bird is the reserve seamer in the Australia squad.

Dec 20, 2017, 10:17 AM IST
AB de Villiers ready for Test comeback with Zimbabwe warm-up

AB de Villiers ready for Test comeback with Zimbabwe warm-up

The 33-year-old is currently playing in the Ram Slam T20 and his form in the competition has made Zondi believe that he is ready for a comeback.

Nov 29, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
South Africa captain Faf du Plessis to be fit for Boxing Day Test

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis to be fit for Boxing Day Test

Du Plessis will miss the two-match Twenty20 International series with Bangladesh starting on Thursday. JP Duminy will captain the side in his absence.

Oct 24, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
Boxing Day Test: Pakistan fined for slow over rates in Melbourne

Boxing Day Test: Pakistan fined for slow over rates in Melbourne

Australia won the first Test in Brisbane by 39 runs. Third and final Test stars on Tuesday at Sydney.

Dec 30, 2016, 21:18 PM IST
WATCH: How Australia bowlers destroyed Pakistan at MCG

WATCH: How Australia bowlers destroyed Pakistan at MCG

Australia won the first Test in Brisbane by 39 runs. Third and final Test stars on Tuesday at Sydney.

Dec 30, 2016, 20:11 PM IST
Australia vs Pakistan: Azhar Ali survives brutal hit to head in Melbourne — WATCH

Australia vs Pakistan: Azhar Ali survives brutal hit to head in Melbourne — WATCH

Fielding at short leg, he faced head first a powerful Matthew Wade pull shot.

Dec 29, 2016, 11:05 AM IST
Boxing Day Test: Pakistan jersey with MS Dhoni's name rocks Melbourne

Boxing Day Test: Pakistan jersey with MS Dhoni's name rocks Melbourne

Despite the trouble relationship between India and Pakistan, fans from either side of the border continue to show their love and respect to rivals players.

Dec 28, 2016, 17:14 PM IST
Worst Review Ever: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq left red-faced after THIS horrendous appeal — WATCH

Worst Review Ever: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq left red-faced after THIS horrendous appeal — WATCH

The review showed the ball missing the bat by several inches.

Dec 28, 2016, 14:01 PM IST
Australia vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 1: Play abandoned following persistent rainfall at MCG

Australia vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, Day 1: Play abandoned following persistent rainfall at MCG

When tea was called early due to rain, the visitors were 142 for four after electing to bat.

Dec 26, 2016, 10:12 AM IST
Boxing Day Test: Cricket Australia increases security after arrest of seven people in Melbourne

Boxing Day Test: Cricket Australia increases security after arrest of seven people in Melbourne

Australia will play Pakistan in the second Test, starting Monday at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

Dec 23, 2016, 10:47 AM IST
Suresh Raina reveals the ordeal before MS Dhoni's Test retirement

Suresh Raina reveals the ordeal before MS Dhoni's Test retirement

Dhoni announced his retirement at the post-match conference of the Boxing Day Test at MCG last year.

 

Jan 13, 2016, 17:05 PM IST
Usman Khawaja defines mastery in Boxing Day Test

Usman Khawaja defines mastery in Boxing Day Test

Khawaja struck a superb ton against the visiting West Indies at the MCG to dictate proceedings for the home team

Dec 27, 2015, 05:58 AM IST
Australia become first team to score 1000 centuries in international cricket

Australia become first team to score 1000 centuries in international cricket

Australians have taken 1725 matches and 21460 innings to complete the milestone. And these centuries have been scored by 489 players in a span of 1877-2015.

Dec 26, 2015, 18:49 PM IST
Boxing Day Test between Australia, West Indies delayed due to rain

Boxing Day Test between Australia, West Indies delayed due to rain

The start of the second test between Australia and West Indies at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday has been delayed due to rain.

Dec 26, 2015, 05:20 AM IST
Boxing Day Test: Opportunity for Usman Khawaja to shine as Australia make tough call

Boxing Day Test: Opportunity for Usman Khawaja to shine as Australia make tough call

Usman Khawaja will thank his consistency in order to find a place in the Australian Test side against West Indies in the Boxing Day Test.

Dec 26, 2015, 05:04 AM IST
Boxing Day Test: Usman Khawaja - Did he deserve a place over in-form Shaun Marsh?

Boxing Day Test: Usman Khawaja - Did he deserve a place over in-form Shaun Marsh?

It's a golden opportunity for Pakistan-born Khawaja, who would be keen to cement his No.3 spot after he was sidelined for the last two Tests with hamstring trouble.

Dec 26, 2015, 00:43 AM IST
Mitchell Marsh waiting for moment to shine at crease

Mitchell Marsh waiting for moment to shine at crease

His batting has been less noteworthy, however, and his top score in the last seven tests was a 34 against New Zealand

Dec 23, 2015, 14:02 PM IST