India Test skipper Virat Kohli now on SCG's honours board
India Test skipper Virat Kohli now on SCG's honours board

India Test skipper Virat Kohli who smashed a well made 147 runs in the first innings of the fourth Test against Australia last week in Sydney, is now on SCG's honours board.

Suresh Raina's failure as Test batsman is a sorry sight
Suresh Raina's failure as Test batsman is a sorry sight

Suresh Raina's time at the crease in India's second innings against Australia in the fourth Test at Sydney, lasted only three deliveries as the southpaw scored a second successive nought. For a player who made a comeback to the Test team after more than two years, his misery in the longer format of the game was a sight very similar to his Test struggles earlier.

Rahane, Bhuvneshwar save India to earn draw in Sydney Test
Rahane, Bhuvneshwar save India to earn draw in Sydney Test

Live updates from the fifth and final day of fourth Test match between India and Australia being played at Sydney Cricket Ground.

4th Test, Day 4: Australia take 348-run lead against India
4th Test, Day 4: Australia take 348-run lead against India

Live updates from day three of the fourth and final Test match between India and Australia being played at Sydney Cricket Ground.

India vs Australia: After forgettable debut, Lokesh Rahul proves his mettle at big stage
India vs Australia: After forgettable debut, Lokesh Rahul proves his mettle at big stage

His debut against the Aussies in the third Test of the ongoing four-match series was nothing less than a nightmare. But Lokesh Rahul turned around things at Sydney, where he silenced all the critics with a maiden Test ton.

4th Test, Day 3: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights
4th Test, Day 3: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights

 Statistical highlights of day three of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia at the SCG, here on Thursday.

India vs Australia: Relieved with my innings, says Lokesh Rahul
India vs Australia: Relieved with my innings, says Lokesh Rahul

Criticised for failing in his debut Test in Melbourne, young Indian batsman Lokesh Rahul was relieved to score his maiden century in his second game to help India stay afloat on the third day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia, here today.

Disappointing fielding for second Test in a row: Darren Lehmann
Disappointing fielding for second Test in a row: Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann said he is disappointed with the fielding efforts put by his team in the last two matches after skipper Steve Smith on Thursday dropped two crucial catches to let India off the hook on the third day of the final cricket Test here.

4th Test: Steven Smith blames 'Spidercam' for dropped catch
4th Test: Steven Smith blames 'Spidercam' for dropped catch

 The overhead 'spidercam' grabbed the spotlight on Day 3 of the fourth Test after Australian captain Steven Smith seemed to indicate that the camera device hung atop the SCG was the reason behind his dropped catch of Indian centurion Lokesh Rahul, here on Thursday.

Lokesh, Rohit half centuries take India to 122/2 at lunch

Rookie batsman Lokesh Rahul struck his maiden half century as India fought hard to reach 122 for two at lunch on the third day of their fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Thursday.

4th Test: KL Rahul, Virat Kohli tons take India to 342/5 on Day 3 against Oz
4th Test: KL Rahul, Virat Kohli tons take India to 342/5 on Day 3 against Oz

Live updates from Day 3 of the fourth Test match between India and Australia being played at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Sydney Test: Dropping Pujara, Dhawan shows consistent performance is need of the hour
Sydney Test: Dropping Pujara, Dhawan shows consistent performance is need of the hour

India decided to drop three big players from their line-up for the fourth Test match against Australia in Sydney which started from Tuesday. In this modern day game where the focus has changed into performance based outlook, failures turn out to be costly.

Shikhar Dhawan, Cheteshwar Pujara expected to be axed for fourth Test
Shikhar Dhawan, Cheteshwar Pujara expected to be axed for fourth Test

Newly appointed Indian Test captain Virat Kohli is set to make a clear statement that he is the big boy in town by axing opener Shikhar Dhawan, who reportedly stood up to him in a heated exchange in Brisbane.

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

Australia were definitely the better and the happier team in the end of a grueling Test match in Melbourne, and getting back the Border Gavaskar trophy back home would be a sense of huge satisfaction.

Surprising to see Australians drop so many catches: Virat Kohli
Surprising to see Australians drop so many catches: Virat Kohli

 India's premier batsman Virat Kohli said Sunday it was unusual to see Australia drop so many catches.

3rd Test: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane tons lead India fightback on Day 3 against Oz
3rd Test: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane tons lead India fightback on Day 3 against Oz

 Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane struck fluent centuries and stitched a record 262-run fourth-wicket partnership as India fought back bravely before a late-order slide allowed a sloppy Australia to claw back in the third cricket Test, here on Sunday.

Can Lokesh Rahul gets his maiden Test cap in Oz?
Can Lokesh Rahul gets his maiden Test cap in Oz?

In the first two Tests that India lost against Australia in the four match series, one thing which remained constant was the below par performance of Indian lower middle order, especially in the second innings.

It's time for Rohit Sharma to warm the bench!
It's time for Rohit Sharma to warm the bench!

It's too early to judge Rohit Sharma's Test career as he is just nine matches old. After nine Test he has more than a decent average of 40.71, with the help of two centuries and one fifty.

Indian team for Oz Test announced; Sehwag, Bhajji not included

MS Dhoni has sustained an injury in his right forearm and Virat Kohli will lead the side in the first Test against Australia.

Virat Kohli to lead as MS Dhoni rested for 1st Test against Australia
Virat Kohli to lead as MS Dhoni rested for 1st Test against Australia

Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will miss the remaining two ODIs of the ongoing five-match series against Sri Lanka due to a forearm injury and will also miss the first Test against Australia.