Virat Kohli says India will make Oz pay for ‘surprise pace-oriented selection’

Indian century-maker Virat Kohli said that although his team was surprised by the selection of only one specialist spinner for the first Test by Australia, it will make sure that the decision backfired badly on the tourists.

Australia can beat "under-pressure" India: Warner

Australian opening batsman David Warner feels that with India under pressure with recent reverses, his side has the resources to beat Mahendra Singh Dhoni`s men in the upcoming four-match Test series starting later this week.

Some concern about David Warner's injury: Inverarity

Australian opener David Warner seems to be in doubt for the first cricket Test against India after national selector John Inverarity revealed that there is "some concern" regarding the batsman`s recovery from a thumb fracture ahead of the match, starting February 22.

Focus on fielding drills in Indian team training

The Indian cricket team 17.feb.13 had a three-hour long high-intensity training session in the morning with main focus on fielding drills on the second day of the three-day training camp ahead of their Test series against Australia starting next week.

I`m sure India`s seniors can turn it around like Ricky: Clarke

Lambasted at home for their poor performance, senior Indian cricketers got some unexpected support when Australian captain Michael Clarke today said they are good enough to turn it around soon like his predecessor Ricky Ponting.