India can still square the series, feels Sourav Ganguly
India can still square the series, feels Sourav Ganguly

Former India skipper, Sourav Ganguly has some encouraging words for the Indian team touring Australia and believes that they can still square the series despite losing the first two Tests matches in contrasting fashions.

Shivnarine Chanderpaul enters SA series with third ICC ranking at stake
Shivnarine Chanderpaul enters SA series with third ICC ranking at stake

Veteran West Indies left-hander Shiv Chanderpaul will enter the opening Test against South Africa starting here Wednesday, with his top three spot in the world batting rankings under threat.

Michael Clarke's injury leaves Aussie selectors with much to ponder
Michael Clarke's injury leaves Aussie selectors with much to ponder

With Michael Clarke already ruled out indefinitely because of a hamstring injury, Australia`s selectors face some tricky decisions for the second test against India.

Ian Chappell says it is time Virat Kohli handed full-time Test captaincy
Ian Chappell says it is time Virat Kohli handed full-time Test captaincy

 Former Australia cricket captain Ian Chappell feels India Test skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has passed his use-by-date and it's the perfect time to make Virat Kohli a full-time leader for the longest version of the game.

India exposed Australian bowlers with fine batting: Mohammad Azharuddin
India exposed Australian bowlers with fine batting: Mohammad Azharuddin

Defending the Indian team for attempting to chase a stiff target of 364 set by Australia in the first Test, former Indian captain Mohammad Azharuddin said that the young Indian batting line-up had exposed the home team's bowlers.

Australian media laud Nathan Lyon after thrilling Test win
Australian media laud Nathan Lyon after thrilling Test win

 Australian media Sunday hailed off-spinner Nathan Lyon for his match-winning performance in the first Adelaide Test against India and ranked his achievements alongside bowling great Shane Warne.

Twitter reactions on emphatic Virat Kohli
Twitter reactions on emphatic Virat Kohli

India lost the first Test match at Adelaide on Saturday but it was skipper Virat Kohli who stole the limelight and made a stellar 141 to keep his side in the hunt against Australia.

Amazing Virat Kohli, Nathan Lyon win hearts with brilliant performances
Amazing Virat Kohli, Nathan Lyon win hearts with brilliant performances

India's stand-in skipper Virat Kohli would have been much happier if India would have held on to defy Aussies but that wasn't the case. In the end though the hosts won by 48 runs, Virat Kohli had done his job served with perfection.

Michael Clarke in doubt for India Tests after another injury setback
Michael Clarke in doubt for India Tests after another injury setback

Australia skipper Michael Clarke limped off the field with an apparent hamstring injury on the final day of the first Adelaide Test against India on Saturday.

1st Test: India vs Australia - As it happened...
1st Test: India vs Australia - As it happened...

 India virtually snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, slumping to an agonising 48-run loss in the pulsating first cricket Test against Australia despite captain Virat Kohli's gallant second successive hundred in the match here on Saturday.

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli faces possible suspension for next Test match
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli faces possible suspension for next Test match

The final day of Adelaide Test will also test Virat Kolhi's time-management skills. The Indian stand-in skipper is under the scanner having failed to meet the minimum over rate per hour on the penultimate day of the series opener.

Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon torments India in Adelaide
Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon torments India in Adelaide

By the look of things, a draw is still on the cards but Nathan Lyon on such sublime form and India's recent trend of giving away wickets to spinners, a result is certainly possible in Adelaide.

India vs Australia, 1st Test: India should be looking to win, says Sunil Gavaskar
India vs Australia, 1st Test: India should be looking to win, says Sunil Gavaskar

Former India skipper Sunil Gavaskar believes that the Virat Kohli-led team can even win the first cricket Test if they remain in a positive frame of mind despite another good batting show by the home team on the fourth day of the encounter.

India vs Australia: We will try to take 10 wickets on Day 5, says David Warner
India vs Australia: We will try to take 10 wickets on Day 5, says David Warner

He might have made scoring look easy on the Adelaide track by notching centuries in each innings, but David Warner said that the pitch is not placid anymore and his team is determined to take all 10 Indian wickets on the final day of first cricket Test tomorrow.

Brilliant David Warner, Nathan Lyon rise in peak of things for Australia
Brilliant David Warner, Nathan Lyon rise in peak of things for Australia

Australia will be the happier team at the end of the fourth day as they took the advantage over India by getting a big lead of 363 runs. Two players who contributed largely to Australia's fortunes were David Warner and off-spinner Nathan Lyon.

David Warner hits another ton as Australia dominate proceedings
David Warner hits another ton as Australia dominate proceedings

Opener David Warner extended his purple patch with the bat by cracking his second century of the match as the first cricket Test against India headed for an exciting finish with Australia gaining an overall lead of 363 runs runs here today.

Umpires step in as tensions boil over in first Test between Australia and India
Umpires step in as tensions boil over in first Test between Australia and India

Umpires had to intervene when tempers boiled over between Australian and Indian players in the first Test in Adelaide on Friday, as the home side took control.

David Warner completes 1000 Test runs in calendar year
David Warner completes 1000 Test runs in calendar year

Australian opening batsman David Warner completed his 1000 Test runs in 2014 on Friday. The southpaw achieved the milestone against India in Australia's second innings in the first Test in Adelaide on Friday.

1st Test, Day 4: As it Happened...
1st Test, Day 4: As it Happened...

Live updates from day four of the 1st Test match being played between India and Australia at Adelaide Oval.

India vs Australia: Nathan Lyon`s heart `skips beat` as Virat Kohli clattered
India vs Australia: Nathan Lyon`s heart `skips beat` as Virat Kohli clattered

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon said his heart skipped a beat when a fearsome Mitchell Johnson bouncer crashed into the helmet of India captain Virat Kohli in the first Adelaide Test on Thursday.