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140 years of Test Cricket: Google dedicates playful Doodle to mark the anniversary

140 years of Test Cricket: Google dedicates playful Doodle to mark the anniversary

The first ever officially recognised Test match began on March 15, 1877 between cricket's traditional rivals – Australia and England at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

WATCH: How Australia bowlers destroyed Pakistan at MCG

WATCH: How Australia bowlers destroyed Pakistan at MCG

Australia won the first Test in Brisbane by 39 runs. Third and final Test stars on Tuesday at Sydney.

Australia vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq to consider retirement after humiliating loss in second Test

Australia vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq to consider retirement after humiliating loss in second Test

Misbah`s team crumbled on the fifth day of the rain-affected test at the MCG, bowled out for 163 in their second innings in a little more than two sessions.

Australia vs Pakistan, 2nd Test: Mitchell Starc, Steve Smith brilliance take hosts to unassailable 2-0 lead

Australia vs Pakistan, 2nd Test: Mitchell Starc, Steve Smith brilliance take hosts to unassailable 2-0 lead

Pakistan`s 52-year wait for a maiden series win in Australia goes on and they have now lost four matches in succession heading to the series finale in Sydney.

AUS vs PAK, 2nd Test, Day 5 – As it happened...

AUS vs PAK, 2nd Test, Day 5 – As it happened...

Score updates commentary of Day 5, 2nd Test between Australia and Pakistan at MCG.

WATCH: Cricketing world stunned as third umpire fumbles on Azhar Ali's run-out decision

WATCH: Cricketing world stunned as third umpire fumbles on Azhar Ali's run-out decision

At stumps on Day 2, Azhar was unbeaten on 139 as Pakistan secured 310 runs for the loss of 6 wickets.

AUS vs PAK, 2nd Test, Day 2 - As it happened...

AUS vs PAK, 2nd Test, Day 2 - As it happened...

Resuming their innings on 142/4, Misbah-ul-Haq and Co. saw the pair build a 107-run partnership to steer Pakistan safely to the first break.

Jackson Bird gets Australia rolling but rain halts play at MCG on Day 1; Pakistan 142/4

Jackson Bird gets Australia rolling but rain halts play at MCG on Day 1; Pakistan 142/4

Bird (2-53) struck twice in quick succession just before the rain set in to give the home team the ascendancy, removing experienced duo Younis Khan (21) and Misbah-ul-Haq (11).

Australia vs Pakistan: Steve Smith announces team for Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

Australia vs Pakistan: Steve Smith announces team for Boxing Day Test against Pakistan

The series opener, a pink ball day-night Test, was won by Australia, by 39 runs with skipper himself scoring a brilliant hundred in their first innings at Gabba.

Boxing Day Test: Cricket Australia increases security after arrest of seven people in Melbourne

Boxing Day Test: Cricket Australia increases security after arrest of seven people in Melbourne

Australia will play Pakistan in the second Test, starting Monday at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

Australia set to host Brazil-Argentina football match at MCG in 2017

Australia set to host Brazil-Argentina football match at MCG in 2017

South Americans giants Argentina-Brazil set to lock horns on Australian soil.

Steve Smith just can't stop taking blinders, here's Australian captain's another flying catch – Watch Video

Steve Smith just can't stop taking blinders, here's Australian captain's another flying catch – Watch Video

Australia defeated New Zealand by 117 runs in the 3rd one-day international to complete a 3-0 whitewash in the series.

Shane Watson says Indian spinners are very skilled after MCG loss

Shane Watson says Indian spinners are very skilled after MCG loss

India won the 2nd Twenty20 in Melbourne by 27 runs and Australia despite being in a good position during their chase.

Yuvraj Singh: Southpaw's brilliance with ball changes course of Twenty20 match at MCG

Yuvraj Singh: Southpaw's brilliance with ball changes course of Twenty20 match at MCG

Yuvraj's spell of 2-0-7-1 set the tone for the win against Australia.

Virat Kohli, spinners star in 2nd T20I; register comprehensive series win in Australia​

Virat Kohli, spinners star in 2nd T20I; register comprehensive series win in Australia​

MS Dhoni needs to be credited as the side came back strongly with their bowling after Australia got off to a big start.

India vs Australia: 2nd T20I - As it happened...

Welcome to the live coverage of the 2nd Twenty20 match between India and Australia being held at the MCG. 

2nd T20I: India vs Australia 2016 - Preview

2nd T20I: India vs Australia 2016 - Preview

India will enter MCG as favourites for the tie.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni: India skipper blasts 23 off 9 in vintage knock

Mahendra Singh Dhoni: India skipper blasts 23 off 9 in vintage knock

Dhoni looked positive and aggressive from the moment he arrived at the crease.

Virat Kohli: Five interesting facts about his 24th ODI ton

Virat Kohli: Five interesting facts about his 24th ODI ton

Kohli's run-a-ball 117 runs comprised of 7 boundaries and 2 sixes.