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Virat Kohli dismissed for duck for first time since 2014, courtesy Mitchell Starc - Watch Video

Virat Kohli dismissed for duck for first time since 2014, courtesy Mitchell Starc - Watch Video

Earlier Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin ended Starc`s overnight resistance as the visitors were bowled out in the first over of the day.

Mitchell Johnson says Virat Kohli's maturity the prime reason behind his rise to absolute top

Mitchell Johnson says Virat Kohli's maturity the prime reason behind his rise to absolute top

Johnson had plenty of heated exchanges of words on-pitch with Kohli during India's tour to Down Under in 2014.

Ex-Aussie seamer Rodney Hogg calls Umesh Yadav the best Indian speedster as present

Ex-Aussie seamer Rodney Hogg calls Umesh Yadav the best Indian speedster as present

Rodney predicted India to come out 2-0 winners from the 4-match Test series which begins on February 23 in Pune.

IND vs AUS: If Australia plays well they will lose 3-0. else 4-0, says Harbhajan Singh

IND vs AUS: If Australia plays well they will lose 3-0. else 4-0, says Harbhajan Singh

He said apart from David Warner and Smith, the other Australian batters won`t be able to play the game as they play in Australian conditions.

India vs Australia: BCCI selection committee to pick squad for 4-Test series tomorrow

India vs Australia: BCCI selection committee to pick squad for 4-Test series tomorrow

The first Test in the series for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy commences at Pune's Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium on February 23.

Steve Smith wants David Warner to emulate Karun Nair's triple hundred on India tour

Steve Smith wants David Warner to emulate Karun Nair's triple hundred on India tour

Karun Nair impressively scored 303 not-out in the 5th and final Test of the England series.

India vs Australia: Visitors include uncapped Mitchell Swepson 16-man squad for Test series

India vs Australia: Visitors include uncapped Mitchell Swepson 16-man squad for Test series

Australia have not won a Test match in India since 2004, and the four-Test February-March series is expected to be a stern test for skipper Steve Smith and his team.

Australia set to visit Dubai to prepare for 'Indian test' ahead of Test series

Australia set to visit Dubai to prepare for 'Indian test' ahead of Test series

The tour to face the world's number one side next month has been tagged the "closest thing to mission impossible" for Australia.

"Will try and make Virat Kohli angry in order to win in India," says Australian captain Steve Smith

"Will try and make Virat Kohli angry in order to win in India," says Australian captain Steve Smith

Describing Kohli as a `world-class` player, Smith admitted that the Indian skipper has improved a lot and led his team incredibly well in last two years.

Shikhar batted like Bradman in Mohali: Cowan

Australia opener Ed Cowan today gave a huge compliment to India`s latest batting sensation Shikhar Dhawan by equating his breathtaking effort of 187 on debut to the batting style of legendary Don Bradman.

Starc ‘content’ to stay at No.9 despite century near-miss

Australian quick Mitchell Starc has said that he is content to stay in the No.9 slot in the batting order despite being the top-scorer in Australia`s first innings in the third Test and coming close to making a century on Saturday.

Don’t treat Oz players like kids: Ian Chappell

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell has criticised the team management and told them that it is important to remember that the players are grown men, not schoolboys, even though the game may have evolved and the players have become full-time professionals, following the suspension of four key players from the Mohali Test.

Sacking of players by Arthur could be a masterstroke: Buchanan

Former Australia coach John Buchanan believes that the sacking of four players was a ‘hard-line’ strategy, which could either make Mickey Arthur an Ashes hero or finish his career as an Aussie coach.

There wasn`t much bowlers could do on flat track: Starc

Australian pacer Mitchell Starc today said the "flat" Mohali track has made the job tough for the bowlers as close to 700 runs have been scored in two days of play in the third cricket Test, here.

Long wait made Shikhar`s resolve stronger: Childhood coach

The long wait to break into India`s Test team made Shikhar Dhawan`s resolve to succeed at the highest level stronger, feels his childhood coach Tarak Sinha.

Six types of protocol breach happened in recent past: Reports

Captain Michael Clarke had already stated that the suspension of the four cricketers failing to make presentations is not a one-off incident and now there are reports emerging about some acts of indiscipline on the part of Australian cricketers in the recent past.

Our goal is to win remaining matches, says Clarke

After losing the first Test by eight wickets, Australia are looking to bounce back in the second Test starting here Saturday with captain Michael Clarke exuding confidence that his side can taste success if it plays best cricket for five days.

Clarke says team-first attitude, sacrifice led to triumph

Australia whitewashed India 4-0 with just one Test going the full distance of five days.

Ex-stalwarts play straight; blame batting slump for Oz rout

Former Test stalwarts today blamed the pathetic batting performance by the star-studded Indian batting line-up for its 0-4 rout in the Test series against Australia and said heads have to roll following the country`s second successive whitewash overseas.

Veterans fail, Kohli only batsman to sparkle

India on Saturday succumbed to its second successive overseas series whitewash and the bulk of the blame should go to its famed batting line, which failed miserably in what has turned out to be a disastrous Test series against Australia.