Five things we witnessed in the Brisbane Test between Australia and India

Australia dominated proceedings once again as their fitting performance at the Gabba in Brisbane, continued to haunt India. The Aussies who recorded back to back Test match victories, looked dominating on all fronts and handed India a four-wicket blow.

India vs Australia: A tale of two tails

In sports, numbers are everything. In a high stake series like the one between Australia and India Down Under, numbers are bound to excite. But beware, not all numbers will help keep sanity, especially if one is an Indian fan.

DNA analysis of Robert Vadra-DLF land deal's missing pages

The Haryana government has revealed that two crucial pages from the file that pertains to the controversial Robert Vadra-DLF Gurgaon land deal, are missing. The missing pages also contained notings.
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India vs Australia: 2nd Test, Day 3 - Statistical highlights
India vs Australia: 2nd Test, Day 3 - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights on the third day of the second cricket Test between India and Australia here Friday.

Brad Haddin's position in Australian team safe: Ian Healy
Brad Haddin's position in Australian team safe: Ian Healy

Former Australian wicketkeeper Ian Healy feels Brad Haddin's experience is invaluable and his position in the side is safe.

Australia all out for 505 to lead India by 97 runs
Australia all out for 505 to lead India by 97 runs

Skipper Steve Smith and Mitchell Johnson pummelled India`s bowlers to seize the initiative as Australia amassed a 97-run innings lead in Brisbane in the second Test on Friday.

India's tour of Australia: How new crop of Indian players overcame Gabba challenge

On two days of fluctuating fortunes, a new crop of Indians put to rest the Gabba snigger the visitors have been forced to associate with the fast and bouncy pitches Down Under. Historical fallacies were consigned to, for a prospective future once the Indian team finished Day 1 of the second Test at 311 for four wickets in Brisbane. Before the start of the match, it was everybody's assumption that the Indians will struggle to survive, let alone post a respectable score.

2nd Test: India were 50-70 runs short, says Sunil Gavaskar
2nd Test: India were 50-70 runs short, says Sunil Gavaskar

Batting great Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday felt India squandered another opportunity to be in a commanding position after being bowled out for 408 on day two of the second cricket Test against Australia in Brisbane today.

Shane Warne in damage control mode after calling Mitchell Starc 'soft'
Shane Warne in damage control mode after calling Mitchell Starc 'soft'

Never too far from controversies, spin legend Shane Warne found himself at the centre of another one when he called pacer Mitchell Starc "soft" but had to offer an explanation after Australian cricket coach Darren Lehmann took exception to the description.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Scathing Warne slams lethargic Starc over 'nonchalant' approach
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Scathing Warne slams lethargic Starc over 'nonchalant' approach

Former Australia spinner Shane Warne has slammed paceman Mitchell Starc for showing a nonchalant approach in the second Test against India at Brisbane.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: India outplayed us on Day 1, says Darren Lehmann
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: India outplayed us on Day 1, says Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann rued injuries to his fast bowlers but admitted that his team was outplayed by India on Day One of the second cricket Test at the Gabba here Wednesday.

Steven Smith should stay captain even if Michael Clarke returns: Ian Chappell
Steven Smith should stay captain even if Michael Clarke returns: Ian Chappell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has said that stand-in-skipper Steven Smith should continue to lead the national side even if the injured Michael Clarke returns to the field.

Mitchell Marsh injury adds to Australia's woes
Mitchell Marsh injury adds to Australia's woes

Australia`s injury woes deepened on Wednesday when a hamstring problem forced all rounder Mitchell Marsh from the pitch for treatment on the first day of the second test against India in Brisbane.

2nd Test, Day 1: Murali Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane guide India to 311/4 against Oz
2nd Test, Day 1: Murali Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane guide India to 311/4 against Oz

Follow live score and latest updates from the 2nd Test between India and Australia at Brisbane.

We will continue to be aggressive: MS Dhoni
We will continue to be aggressive: MS Dhoni

India will continue to play the aggressive brand of cricket, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni declared today as the team aims to erase the 1-0 deficit when the second cricket Test begins here on Wednesday.

Marsh brothers join list of Australia's test siblings
Marsh brothers join list of Australia's test siblings

Joining a select group that was last represented more than a decade ago, two brothers will play alongside each other in the same Australia test side after Shaun and Mitchell Marsh were named to face India on Tuesday.

Factbox - Australia v India at the Gabba
Factbox - Australia v India at the Gabba

Factbox on the second test between Australia and India, which begins at the Gabba in Brisbane on Wednesday:

Security beefed-up for Brisbane Test after Sydney siege
Security beefed-up for Brisbane Test after Sydney siege

Security for the second cricket Test between India and Australia has been tightened with more police being deployed around the Gabba in the wake of the Sydney cafe siege, officials said on Tuesday.

2nd Test, Gabba: India vs Australia - Preview
2nd Test, Gabba: India vs Australia - Preview

Bolstered by the return of regular captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India will look to regroup and fight their way back into the four-match series when they face Australia on a lively Gabba wicket in the second cricket Test starting here on Wednesday.

Josh Hazelwood debut highlights changing times for Australian test cricket
Josh Hazelwood debut highlights changing times for Australian test cricket

A changing of the guard is taking place in Australian test cricket and the gathering pace of the rebuilding process will be on show in Brisbane this week.