Gabba Test

WATCH: Moeen Ali controversial stumping in Ashes opener leaves England fans irked

WATCH: Moeen Ali controversial stumping in Ashes opener leaves England fans irked

The decision was quickly dubbed `Shoddy-line` on social media and English fans` annoyance can only have grown as their team lost their last four wickets in a hurry to be dismissed for 195, leaving Australia 170 to chase for victory.

Nov 26, 2017, 15:03 PM IST
WATCH: Nasty Mitchell Starc bouncer breaks Joe Root's helmet

WATCH: Nasty Mitchell Starc bouncer breaks Joe Root's helmet

Australia need another 56 runs to win the match on day 5 tomorrow. David Warner (60) and Cameron Bancroft (51) looked comfortable against the English bowlers, and they will resume final day's action with Australia on 114.

Nov 26, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
Ashes 2017-18: England set Australia 170-run target in first Test

Ashes 2017-18: England set Australia 170-run target in first Test

England collapsed to 195 all out in their second innings to set Australia a 170-run target on Day 4 of the first Test at The Gabba, Brisbane on Sunday.

Nov 26, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
Steve Smith slams 'defensive' England after Ashes arm-wrestle

Steve Smith slams 'defensive' England after Ashes arm-wrestle

Steve Smith slammed England's fielding tactics as "pretty defensive" as Australia gained an edge after three hard-fought days in the first Ashes Test at the Gabba.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
Ashes 2017-18, 1st Test: After Steve Smith ton, Australia leave England wobbling on Day 2

Ashes 2017-18, 1st Test: After Steve Smith ton, Australia leave England wobbling on Day 2

Josh Hazlewood snared two victims to leave England wobbling at 33 for two at stumps, clinging to a seven-run lead, after skipper Steve Smith inspired Australia with a brilliant, unbeaten 141 at the Gabba.

Nov 25, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
WATCH: Aussie captain Steve Smith thwarts England's 'modern-era Bodyline' to hit Ashes century

WATCH: Aussie captain Steve Smith thwarts England's 'modern-era Bodyline' to hit Ashes century

For the record, he now has the second-most runs of any player at the 57 Test-mark, only behind Don Bradman (6996 at 99.94) who played 52 matches.

Nov 25, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
Tim Paine floors easy James Vince catch on Day 1 of Ashes opener, fans troll Aussie keeper mercilessly – Video

Tim Paine floors easy James Vince catch on Day 1 of Ashes opener, fans troll Aussie keeper mercilessly – Video

Paine was recalled into the squad and was dubbed “Australia’s best wicketkeeper” by the selectors in their justification of giving the chance to the 32-year-old Tasmania glovesman.

Nov 23, 2017, 20:55 PM IST
WATCH: Nathan Lyon direct hit denies James Vince a deserving maiden Ashes ton

WATCH: Nathan Lyon direct hit denies James Vince a deserving maiden Ashes ton

Vince played a brilliant knock, and with fellow rookie Stoneman, stitched a 125-run second-wicket stand as the visitors defied the hosts in front of vociferous Day 1 crowd.

Nov 23, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
'Gabbatoir' theatre of Ashes nightmares awaits Joe Root`s England

'Gabbatoir' theatre of Ashes nightmares awaits Joe Root`s England

The Australians have not lost a Gabba Test since November 1988, and that was against the mighty West Indians. England last won there in the days of Ian Botham 31 years ago.

Nov 20, 2017, 11:18 AM IST
England 'very confident' of Ashes success: Coach Trevor Bayliss

England 'very confident' of Ashes success: Coach Trevor Bayliss

The tourists have eased through three warm-up games leading into the first Gabba Test, but Australian Bayliss expects the intensity to spike against Steve Smith's team with the Ashes on the line.

Nov 19, 2017, 11:23 AM IST
Australia in 'confusion' ahead of Ashes, claims Shane Warne

Australia in 'confusion' ahead of Ashes, claims Shane Warne

Even amid the massive distraction of the Ben Stokes assault saga, Warne believes it`s the tourists who no longer hold any fears about an unsettled Australian cricket team.

Nov 18, 2017, 09:49 AM IST
Australia vs Pakistan 1st Test: Asad Shafiq's ton in vain as Steve Smith & Co win by 39 runs

Australia vs Pakistan 1st Test: Asad Shafiq's ton in vain as Steve Smith & Co win by 39 runs

The tourists, who have now lost their last ten Tests in Australia, refused to buckle even on the final day.

Dec 19, 2016, 09:38 AM IST
Australia vs Pakistan: Waqar Younis slams Younis Khan for RIDICULOUS batting — WATCH

Australia vs Pakistan: Waqar Younis slams Younis Khan for RIDICULOUS batting — WATCH

His reverse seep ended with an easy catch at first slip, taken by Steve Smith.

Dec 18, 2016, 22:43 PM IST
Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 4: Asad Shafiq hundred frustrates Aussie camp

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 4: Asad Shafiq hundred frustrates Aussie camp

They trail the home side by 107 runs heading into Monday`s final day.

Dec 18, 2016, 18:31 PM IST
Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Jackson Bird decimate Misbah-ul-Haq & Co in Brisbane

Australia vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 2: Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Jackson Bird decimate Misbah-ul-Haq & Co in Brisbane

At the close, Pakistan were hanging on at 97 for eight and trailing by 332 runs with Sarfraz Ahmed on 31 and Mohammad Amir not out eight.

Dec 16, 2016, 19:19 PM IST
1st Test, Day 2: Australia's duo of Mitchells rip through Kiwi batsmen

1st Test, Day 2: Australia's duo of Mitchells rip through Kiwi batsmen

Australia's pace demons Mitchell Johnson and Mitchell Starc ripped apart New Zealand.

Nov 06, 2015, 09:52 AM IST
1st Test, Day 1: David Warner puts ton of pressure on Kiwis

1st Test, Day 1: David Warner puts ton of pressure on Kiwis

David Warner put on a 161-run stand with Joe Burns before losing his new opening partner.

Nov 05, 2015, 12:52 PM IST
Brad Haddin will emerge from poor batting form: Adam Gilchrist

Brad Haddin will emerge from poor batting form: Adam Gilchrist

Australian legend Adam Gilchrist has praised wicket-keeper Brad Haddin's glovework and insisted his poor batting form hasn't put his Test career in jeopardy.

Dec 25, 2014, 16:05 PM IST
India's sledging attempt backfired in Brisbane: Mitchell Johnson

India's sledging attempt backfired in Brisbane: Mitchell Johnson

 Having been at the receiving end of some verbal volleys in the Brisbane Test, Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson says that India's sledging attempt at the Gabba last week backfired against his team.

Dec 23, 2014, 15:53 PM IST
Australia skipper Steve Smith fined for slow over-rate in Brisbane Test

Australia skipper Steve Smith fined for slow over-rate in Brisbane Test

 Match referee Jeff Crowe adjudged Australia to be three overs short of their target in Brisbane. 

Dec 21, 2014, 17:21 PM IST