India vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 3: Live Cricket Score
India vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 3: Live Cricket Score

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

India's tour of Australia: How new crop of Indian players overcame Gabba challenge

On two days of fluctuating fortunes, a new crop of Indians put to rest the Gabba snigger the visitors have been forced to associate with the fast and bouncy pitches Down Under. Historical fallacies were consigned to, for a prospective future once the Indian team finished Day 1 of the second Test at 311 for four wickets in Brisbane. Before the start of the match, it was everybody's assumption that the Indians will struggle to survive, let alone post a respectable score.

2nd Test: India were 50-70 runs short, says Sunil Gavaskar
2nd Test: India were 50-70 runs short, says Sunil Gavaskar

Batting great Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday felt India squandered another opportunity to be in a commanding position after being bowled out for 408 on day two of the second cricket Test against Australia in Brisbane today.

India vs Australia: 2nd Test, Day 2 - Statistical highlights
India vs Australia: 2nd Test, Day 2 - Statistical highlights

 Statistical highlights on the second day of the second cricket Test between India and Australia here on Thursday.

2nd Test: India are ahead in the game, says Ravichandran Ashwin
2nd Test: India are ahead in the game, says Ravichandran Ashwin

 Indian off-spinner R Ashwin believes his side is currently ahead in the second cricket Test against Australia and said they would look to get some quick wickets in the morning session on Friday.

Very proud to have taken five wickets in debut Test: Josh Hazlewood
Very proud to have taken five wickets in debut Test: Josh Hazlewood

Josh Hazlewood had to wait a while for his test debut but no one can accuse him of wasting his chance when it came after he became the 33rd Australian to take a five-wicket haul on debut in the second test against India on Thursday.

2nd Test, Day 2: Smith, Hazlewood revive Australia; Yadav keeps India in hunt
2nd Test, Day 2: Smith, Hazlewood revive Australia; Yadav keeps India in hunt

India frittered away the opportunity to make a big first innings total as they suffered a late-order batting collapse before Umesh Yadav scalped three wickets on his comeback to leave the second cricket Test against Australia evenly-poised, here Thursday.

High-five Josh Hazlewood makes most of his chance
High-five Josh Hazlewood makes most of his chance

Josh Hazlewood had to wait a while for his test debut but no one can accuse him of wasting his chance when it came after he became the 33rd Australian to take a five-wicket haul on debut in the second test against India on Thursday.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Josh Hazlewood picks five-wicket haul on debut
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Josh Hazlewood picks five-wicket haul on debut

Australian speedster Josh Hazlewood made a memorable debut in the second Test of the ongoing four-match series against India where he picked a five-wicket haul in the first innings of the Gabba Test.

2nd Test: Hazlewood, Smith shine on Day 2 as Australia fight back against India
2nd Test: Hazlewood, Smith shine on Day 2 as Australia fight back against India

There would be plenty to ponder for Australia's new skipper Steve Smith on Day 2 of the second Test match as most of his bowlers have looked out of form while the Indian batsmen have scored runs at ease.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Scathing Warne slams lethargic Starc over 'nonchalant' approach
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Scathing Warne slams lethargic Starc over 'nonchalant' approach

Former Australia spinner Shane Warne has slammed paceman Mitchell Starc for showing a nonchalant approach in the second Test against India at Brisbane.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: India outplayed us on Day 1, says Darren Lehmann
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: India outplayed us on Day 1, says Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann rued injuries to his fast bowlers but admitted that his team was outplayed by India on Day One of the second cricket Test at the Gabba here Wednesday.

Steven Smith should stay captain even if Michael Clarke returns: Ian Chappell
Steven Smith should stay captain even if Michael Clarke returns: Ian Chappell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has said that stand-in-skipper Steven Smith should continue to lead the national side even if the injured Michael Clarke returns to the field.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Tough day at office for all three Mitchell's
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Tough day at office for all three Mitchell's

All three Mitchell's are part of the Australian playing XI in the second Test against India in Brisbane.

2nd Test, Day 1: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights
2nd Test, Day 1: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights

 Statistical highlights on the opening day of the second Test between India and Australia here on Wednesday.

Michael Clarke undergoes successful surgery, career could be saved
Michael Clarke undergoes successful surgery, career could be saved

Michael Clarke's injury-ravaged cricket career may not be as jeopardised as initially feared with the Australian captain and team physiotherapist Alex Kountouris on Wednesday saying that the surgery to fix his hamstring injury went "really well", giving him a good chance of being fit for the World Cup.

2nd Test: Murali Vijay strikes ton as India take Day 1 honour against Australia
2nd Test: Murali Vijay strikes ton as India take Day 1 honour against Australia

 Opener Murali Vijay cracked a fluent 144 as India put up a solid batting display to take the honours on the opening day of the second cricket Test against Australia by reaching a comfortable 311 for four here on Wednesday.

Factbox - Australia v India at the Gabba
Factbox - Australia v India at the Gabba

Factbox on the second test between Australia and India, which begins at the Gabba in Brisbane on Wednesday:

Security beefed-up for Brisbane Test after Sydney siege
Security beefed-up for Brisbane Test after Sydney siege

Security for the second cricket Test between India and Australia has been tightened with more police being deployed around the Gabba in the wake of the Sydney cafe siege, officials said on Tuesday.

2nd Test, Gabba: India vs Australia - Preview
2nd Test, Gabba: India vs Australia - Preview

Bolstered by the return of regular captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India will look to regroup and fight their way back into the four-match series when they face Australia on a lively Gabba wicket in the second cricket Test starting here on Wednesday.