Difference between India and Australia is Ravichandran Ashwin, says Stuart Clark
Difference between India and Australia is Ravichandran Ashwin, says Stuart Clark

Former Australia pacer Stuart Clark feels the advantage India have going into Thursday's semi-final is that they have "world class" off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin in their ranks with the Michael Clarke-led side lacking a quality spinner.

ICC World Cup: I feel that expectation to really nail it, says Xavie Doherty
ICC World Cup: I feel that expectation to really nail it, says Xavie Doherty

Australia's left-arm spinner Xavier Doherty on Wednesday said he was feeling under pressure to prove that his World Cup selection ahead of Nathan Lyon will not be seen as a mistake.

Mindset has to change while selecting bowlers abroad: Anil Kumble
Mindset has to change while selecting bowlers abroad: Anil Kumble

Former captain Anil Kumble has said that the mindset of the Indian cricket team management must change and there has to be a more flexible approach in selecting the bowlers in the playing XI on overseas tours.

India vs Australia 2014: A record breaking series
India vs Australia 2014: A record breaking series

The high-profile Test series between India and Australia has finally come to an end, but together, both the teams managed to break many records, which will be remembered for a long time.

India vs Australia, 4th Test, Day 5 - Statistical highlights
India vs Australia, 4th Test, Day 5 - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of day five of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia at the SCG, here on Saturday.

Rahane, Bhuvneshwar save India to earn draw in Sydney Test
Rahane, Bhuvneshwar save India to earn draw in Sydney Test

Live updates from the fifth and final day of fourth Test match between India and Australia being played at Sydney Cricket Ground.

Phillip Hughes's death still resonates as series draws to close
Phillip Hughes's death still resonates as series draws to close

 The death of Phillip Hughes less than six weeks ago still hung thick in the air at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Monday as Australia began preparations to play their first test match at the ground since.

India vs Australia: Mitchell Johnson disappointed to bowl on 'batting friendly' wickets
India vs Australia: Mitchell Johnson disappointed to bowl on 'batting friendly' wickets

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has expressed disappointment at the 'batting friendly' wickets dished out to India in the first three Tests, hoping to get a pace-oriented pitch at the fourth Test in Sydney, starting Tuesday.

3rd Test, Day 4: Australia 261 for 7 at close to lead India by 326​
3rd Test, Day 4: Australia 261 for 7 at close to lead India by 326​

Live updates from day four of the third Test match being played between India and Australia at Melbourne Cricket Ground. 

Ton-up Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane impress outside sub-continent
Ton-up Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane impress outside sub-continent

Indian middle-order batsmen Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane once again proved their class while playing outside sub-continent as they scored crucial tons for the visitors on Day 3 of the third Test against Australia.

Indian spinners not too impressive: Brad Hogg
Indian spinners not too impressive: Brad Hogg

 Former Australia spinner Brad Hogg feels that the absence of an attacking spin bowler in the Indian side is hurting the visiting team's chances in the ongoing four-Test series against Australia.

Nathan Lyon contradicts MS Dhoni, lauds umpires for good job
Nathan Lyon contradicts MS Dhoni, lauds umpires for good job

Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni may not be all that satisfied with the level of umpiring in the ongoing cricket Test series but Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon feels the officials are doing a "pretty good job".

Nathan Lyon: Another off-spinner tormenting India overseas
Nathan Lyon: Another off-spinner tormenting India overseas

The year was expected to be a tough one for the Indian cricket team, considering they were scheduled to play most of their Test matches overseas. While their vulnerability against world class pace bowling is hidden from nobody, it is quite strange to see the Indians struggling against off-spinners.

India vs Australia: A tale of two tails

In sports, numbers are everything. In a high stake series like the one between Australia and India Down Under, numbers are bound to excite. But beware, not all numbers will help keep sanity, especially if one is an Indian fan.

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.

India vs Australia: New skipper, but Gabba record favours hosts
India vs Australia: New skipper, but Gabba record favours hosts

Australia, under new captain Steve Smith, take a one-nil series lead over India into Wednesday`s second Test in Brisbane where they have not lost a Test in 26 years.

India vs Australia: Gabba strip will help Aussie pacers, says curator Mitchell
India vs Australia: Gabba strip will help Aussie pacers, says curator Mitchell

After a high-scoring first Test in Adelaide, which India lost by 48 runs to trail the five-match series, a green-top awaits the visitors at the Gabba, here starting December 17.

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.

Australian media laud Nathan Lyon after thrilling Test win
Australian media laud Nathan Lyon after thrilling Test win

 Australian media Sunday hailed off-spinner Nathan Lyon for his match-winning performance in the first Adelaide Test against India and ranked his achievements alongside bowling great Shane Warne.

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.