Lack of Veg dish: Angry Ishant Sharma leaves Gabba at lunch on Day 3
Lack of Veg dish: Angry Ishant Sharma leaves Gabba at lunch on Day 3

Barely two weeks after mutually sharing the grief of Phillip Hughes' death, Indian team's relations with Cricket Australia is turning sour as pacer Ishant Sharma left the Gabba at lunch on the third day, after finding that there was no vegetarian preparation in the menu.

New captain Steven Smith promises aggressive approach
New captain Steven Smith promises aggressive approach

Twenty-five year-old Steven Smith takes over as captain of Australia against India at the Gabba on Wednesday with a promise to pursue an aggressive style of cricket.

Sydney hostage crisis: Indian cricketers' security increased in Brisbane
Sydney hostage crisis: Indian cricketers' security increased in Brisbane

Security around Indian cricketers has been beefed up in Brisbane owing to the hostage crisis in Sydney with the BCCI keeping a close watch on the unfolding events there.

India vs Australia: Steven Smith announced stand-in skipper, Brad Haddin deputy
India vs Australia: Steven Smith announced stand-in skipper, Brad Haddin deputy

Cricket Australia put all speculations to rest on Sunday when they announced Steven Smith's name to lead the Australian side for the remaining Test series against India.

Pretoria becomes ICC testing centre for bowling actions

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday announced that the University of Pretoria has been accredited as a testing centre for suspected illegal bowling actions.

Debate on Decision Review System rages on
Debate on Decision Review System rages on

 The use of Decision Review System (DRS) has been a hot topic of discussion since Indian team's refusal to use it. It once again came in to the limelight on the third day of the first Commonwealth Bank Test between India and Australia here Thursday.

India vs Australia: Aussies ready to welcome lion-heart Ryan Harris at emotional Adelaide Test
India vs Australia: Aussies ready to welcome lion-heart Ryan Harris at emotional Adelaide Test

Bouncers or not, the first Test between the touring Indian side and Australia will go ahead in Adelaide Oval on Tuesday. The match will witness the return of lion-heart Ryan Harris after an injury lay-off. And his team-mates are impressed with the fast-bowler's effort.

New Zealand to get "once in a generation" USD 20m bonus from Cricket World Cup
New Zealand to get "once in a generation" USD 20m bonus from Cricket World Cup

In what has been dubbed as a once in a million chance to boost cricket in New Zealand, the country's cricket board is reportedly expected to get a 20 million dollar bonus from next year's World Cup.

CA plans to honour late Hughes ahead of 1st Test
CA plans to honour late Hughes ahead of 1st Test

Cricket Australia (CA) will hold a range of tributes to honour the late Phillip Hughes ahead of the opening Commonwealth Bank Test between Australia and India at the Adelaide Oval on Tuesday.

CA Director Michael Kasprowicz thanks India for understanding
CA Director Michael Kasprowicz thanks India for understanding

Touched by India's support in the aftermath of Phillip Hughes' death, Cricket Australia Director and former pacer Michael Kasprowicz has praised the visitors for being considerate in accepting the changed series schedule following the tragedy.

Mark Taylor says Australia's first Test against India will help 'grieving' players to move on
Mark Taylor says Australia's first Test against India will help 'grieving' players to move on

Former Australia cricket team captain Mark Taylor has said that next week's rescheduled first Test against India would allow the nation's grieving cricketers to start moving on from Phillip Hughes' shock passing.

Thousands bids tearful adieu to cricketer Phil Hughes

Cricketing luminaries bid an emotional farewell to Phillip Hughes at a funeral service held in his home town Wednesday, as Australia stopped to remember the popular batsman whose death from a freak injury sent shockwaves through the sport.

DNA: Michael Clarke breaks down at Phil Hughes' funeral

Australia cricket captain Michael Clarke broke down in tears as he paid tribute to friend and team-mate Phillip Hughes at the batsman's funeral.

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Michael Clarke to bear Phil Hughes` coffin at funeral
Michael Clarke to bear Phil Hughes` coffin at funeral

Australia skipper Michael Clarke will be one of the pallbearers and will lead tributes at the funeral of his close friend Phillip Hughes on Wednesday, Cricket Australia announced.

Cricket Australia swaps first two games of ODI tri-series
Cricket Australia swaps first two games of ODI tri-series

India will now take on Australia in the second ODI of the tri-series, also involving England, on January 18 after Cricket Australia decided to swap the first two matches to give appropriate recovery time to the Indian players following the rescheduling of the four-Test series.

India's two-day match against Cricket Australia XI scheduled for Thursday
India's two-day match against Cricket Australia XI scheduled for Thursday

India will play a two-day warm-up match against Cricket Australia XI on Thursday at Glenelg Oval.

India vs Australia: Players struggling as Test series rescheduled
India vs Australia: Players struggling as Test series rescheduled

Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland Tuesday said it was too early to say which players would be mentally ready for the rescheduled Test series against India following Phillip Hughes` death, as mourners began arriving for his funeral.

Australia understanding if grieving players still not ready
Australia understanding if grieving players still not ready

Cricket Australia will be understanding of players who feel uncomfortable about playing in the wake of the death of Phillip Hughes when the rescheduled India test series starts next week, chief executive James Sutherland said on Tuesday.

India vs Australia: Adelaide to host first Test from December 9
India vs Australia: Adelaide to host first Test from December 9

The venue of India's first Test against Australia has been shifted to Adelaide from Brisbane.

Indian cricket team to remain in Adelaide
Indian cricket team to remain in Adelaide

The Indian cricket team has decided to remain here instead of travelling to Brisbane, further indicating that the Adelaide Test appears likely to become the first match of the India-Australia series.