Never faced complaints about practice pitches: Gabba Curator
Never faced complaints about practice pitches: Gabba Curator

Shocked by India's criticism of the practice pitches here, Gabba's chief curator Kevin Mitchell has said that no other touring cricket team has ever complained about the tracks and insisted that they are just fine for net sessions.

There was some unrest in dressing room: MS Dhoni
There was some unrest in dressing room: MS Dhoni

All is not well in the Indian dressing room right now with skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni revealing that there was some "unrest" resulting from "lack of communication" with the in-form Virat Kohli before Saturday's batting collapse in the lost second cricket Test against Australia here.

2nd Test, Brisbane: As it Happened...
2nd Test, Brisbane: As it Happened...

Live updates from Day 4 of the Gabba Test being played between India and Australia at the Brisbane Cricket Ground.

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.

Shane Watson must convert starts into big scores: Michael Slater
Shane Watson must convert starts into big scores: Michael Slater

Former Australian Test opener Michael Slater said Thursday all-rounder Shane Watson must begin making big scores batting at the crucial No.3 position.

India just 0.2 points behind leaders Australia in ODI chart
India just 0.2 points behind leaders Australia in ODI chart

 India might be lagging way behind Australia in the Test rankings but the current World Cup holders are just 0.2 points behind the top-of-the-table Kangaroos in the ODI chart, according to the latest ICC release.

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.

Warner, Dhawan, Kohli fined for breaching Code of Conduct
Warner, Dhawan, Kohli fined for breaching Code of Conduct

Australia's David Warner and India duo Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli were today found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the fourth day?s play in the first cricket Test, which the hosts won by 48 runs.

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.

India vs Australia: We will try to take 10 wickets on Day 5, says David Warner
India vs Australia: We will try to take 10 wickets on Day 5, says David Warner

He might have made scoring look easy on the Adelaide track by notching centuries in each innings, but David Warner said that the pitch is not placid anymore and his team is determined to take all 10 Indian wickets on the final day of first cricket Test tomorrow.

Umpires step in as tensions boil over in first Test between Australia and India
Umpires step in as tensions boil over in first Test between Australia and India

Umpires had to intervene when tempers boiled over between Australian and Indian players in the first Test in Adelaide on Friday, as the home side took control.

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 Shikhar Dhawan to take on Mitchell Johnson challenge
India`s Shikhar Dhawan to take on Mitchell Johnson challenge

Australia pace demon Mitchell Johnson poses no fears for India who will fight fire with fire in this week`s Test series, opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan said Sunday.

India vs Australia: Shikhar Dhawan hints MS Dhoni might play opening Test
India vs Australia: Shikhar Dhawan hints MS Dhoni might play opening Test

In what would come as a change of plan for the Indian cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni might captain the side in the opening Test against Australia as he has joined the squad well in time for the four-match series, which had to be rescheduled following Phillip Hughes' death.

India sensation Shikhar Dhawan turns 29!
India sensation Shikhar Dhawan turns 29!

Indian opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan turned 29 years old on Friday. The southpaw who will be opening the Indian batting in the Test series against Australia, will be eager to start off the series on a good note, especially after the failure against England this summer.

Is Virender Sehwag's dream of playing another World Cup a realistic one?
Is Virender Sehwag's dream of playing another World Cup a realistic one?

Despite being one of the most swashbuckling cricketers the game has seen, Virender Sehwag's downfall of late has been an unplesant sight for fans across the world. But now that the veteran has expressed his desire to see his name in India's World Cup probables list, the question is whether it is actually possible?

Varun Aaron stakes claim for Test berth as India bowl out Cricket Australia XI for 219
Varun Aaron stakes claim for Test berth as India bowl out Cricket Australia XI for 219

India's fast bowlers led by Varun Aaron made full use of the seamer-friendly conditions, as they dismissed an inexperienced Cricket Australia XI for 219 on the first day of their opening two-day warm-up fixture, here today.

Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan get pat on back from PM Modi
Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan get pat on back from PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday praised Indian cricketers Suresh Raina and Shikhar Dhawan for their contribution to the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

Will that epic knock guarantee Rohit Sharma opening slot for World Cup?
Will that epic knock guarantee Rohit Sharma opening slot for World Cup?

Rohit Sharma's historic knock of 267 runs on Thursday against the visiting Sri Lankan side in the fourth ODI of the five-match series at Eden Gardens has almost secured his opening slot for the forthcoming Cricket World Cup.