India vs Australia: 2nd Test, Day 3 - Statistical highlights
India vs Australia: 2nd Test, Day 3 - Statistical highlights

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

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Leaked too many runs to tailenders, admits Umesh Yadav
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Leaked too many runs to tailenders, admits Umesh Yadav

After two days of cricket, India had the upperhand in the second cricket Test -- and the advantage was stretched further on the third morning, but the Australian tail came to the rescue and gave the hosts a 97-run lead by the end of their innings Friday.

Brisbane Test, Day 3: India concede lead as Australian tail wags
Brisbane Test, Day 3: India concede lead as Australian tail wags

India were fighting back after Australia gained a 97-run innings lead on the back of another century from new skipper Steve Smith and a wagging tail in the second Gabba Test on Friday.

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.

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.

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.

Murali Vijay credits his feat against Aussies to past Indian greats
Murali Vijay credits his feat against Aussies to past Indian greats

 His four Test hundreds out of five career tons have come while playing against the Australians and Indian opener Murali Vijay on Wednesay attributed his special liking for the Aussies to the inspiration he got from the great knocks of legendary cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar.

Need fit bowlers and quick wickets tomorrow: Darren Lehmann
Need fit bowlers and quick wickets tomorrow: Darren Lehmann

 Australian coach Darren Lehmann praised his team for enduring a tough opening day of the second cricket Test at the Gabba on Wednesday but said he expects them to come up with a better showing against India tomorrow.

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.

2nd Test, Day 1: Murali Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane guide India to 311/4 against Oz
2nd Test, Day 1: Murali Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane guide India to 311/4 against Oz

Follow live score and latest updates from the 2nd Test between India and Australia at Brisbane.

Adelaide Test set the tone for rest of the series
Adelaide Test set the tone for rest of the series

Excitement, thrill, action, reaction, altercation, drama, emotions; the first Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy played at Adelaide Oval covered all these aspects and set the tone for rest of the series.

Virat Kohli enters top-20 of ICC Test rankings at 16th position
Virat Kohli enters top-20 of ICC Test rankings at 16th position

Indian batsman Virat Kohli on Sunday broke into the top-20 of ICC Test rankings at 16th after his stupendous back-to-back hundreds in the opening cricket Test against Australia in Adelaide.

India vs Australia, 1st Test – Day 5: Statistical highlights
India vs Australia, 1st Test – Day 5: Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the fifth and final day of the first Test between India and Australia at the Adelaide Oval here on Saturday.Kohli's 4th ton vs Australia is his eighth in Tests.

Would've been different had myself and Vijay stayed on: Virat Kohli
Would've been different had myself and Vijay stayed on: Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli was graceful in defeat admitting that Murali Vijay's dismissal might have just been the turning point in their 48-run defeat against Australia in the first cricket Test, here today.

India vs Australia, 1st Test: India should be looking to win, says Sunil Gavaskar
India vs Australia, 1st Test: India should be looking to win, says Sunil Gavaskar

Former India skipper Sunil Gavaskar believes that the Virat Kohli-led team can even win the first cricket Test if they remain in a positive frame of mind despite another good batting show by the home team on the fourth day of the encounter.

Adelaide Test: We proved ourselves, says Cheteshwar Pujara
Adelaide Test: We proved ourselves, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Having done his bit with the willow, Cheteshwar Pujara said India's strong reply meant the visitors' young batsmen have proven themselves on the third day of the first cricket Test versus Australia here on Thursday.

1st Test, Day 3: Ton up Virat Kohli inspires India's fight against Australia
1st Test, Day 3: Ton up Virat Kohli inspires India's fight against Australia

 Virat Kohli became only the third Indian to score a hundred on his captaincy debut as the visitors responded resolutely to Australia's mammoth first innings total by reaching 369 for five on the third day to leave the first cricket Test evenly poised here on Thursday.

Our batsmen will make up for bowlers: India's fielding coach
Our batsmen will make up for bowlers: India's fielding coach

India might be left with a mountain of runs to climb in the first cricket Test but fielding coach R Sridhar was confident that the batsmen will make up for the bowlers' poor show.

India`s rocky start to innings in final Test leadup
India`s rocky start to innings in final Test leadup

India lost two early wickets in their search for valuable batting practice on Thursday ahead of next week`s opening Test against Australia.