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India vs Australia, 1st Test: Umesh Yadav shines as Virat Kohli & Co claim Day 1 honours in Pune

India vs Australia, 1st Test: Umesh Yadav shines as Virat Kohli & Co claim Day 1 honours in Pune

Indians took charge from the second session as Australians went into a shell and the pitch made matters worse for them with Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja (2/74 in 24 overs) strangulating the batsmen

Sunil Gavaskar snubs Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli, hails Kapil Dev as the greatest ever match-winner for India

Sunil Gavaskar snubs Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli, hails Kapil Dev as the greatest ever match-winner for India

Kapil led India to it's first ever World Cup title in 1983. The victory at Lord's against West Indies still remains one of the greatest sporting moments for the country.

IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

IND vs AUS: Five infamous India-Australia controversies that shook the cricket world

With tempers frayed because of a string of questionable umpiring decisions and on-field altercations, the "Monkeygate" scandal erupted, almost causing the tour to be called off.

IND vs AUS 2017: In sublime form, Virat Kohli looks all set to shatter more records against Aussies

IND vs AUS 2017: In sublime form, Virat Kohli looks all set to shatter more records against Aussies

If the Indian skipper continues his terrific form, he will take over the records of Alan Border and Sunil Gavaskar as well

Virat Kohli becomes first Indian cricketer to win six consecutive Test series as skipper

Virat Kohli becomes first Indian cricketer to win six consecutive Test series as skipper

Prior to this series, India had thrashed England 4-0 with which Kohli also equaled former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar's record of 18-man unbeaten streak in the five-day format.

Sunil Gavaskar, Wriddhiman Saha reveal why Virat Kohli didn't use DRS despite doubting umpire's decision

Sunil Gavaskar, Wriddhiman Saha reveal why Virat Kohli didn't use DRS despite doubting umpire's decision

Virat Kohli was dismissed on 204, LBW by Taijul Islam but wasn't fully convinced with the umpire's decision.

Virat Kohli will rewrite all batting records, predicts Sunil Gavaskar — VIDEOS INSIDE

Virat Kohli will rewrite all batting records, predicts Sunil Gavaskar — VIDEOS INSIDE

Kohli has been scoring at a Bradmanesque fashion for the last one year, and he needed specially minted words and phrases to record 'his' moment in time.

Sunil Gavaskar expresses concern about 'Dilly-dallying' over naming new cricket administrators

Sunil Gavaskar expresses concern about 'Dilly-dallying' over naming new cricket administrators

According to Gavaskar, R.M. Lodha recommendations are for the greater good of cricket and all national sports federations should implement them.

 

Sometimes life knocks you down but nothing can stop you if you don't stop: Shikhar Dhawan

Sometimes life knocks you down but nothing can stop you if you don't stop: Shikhar Dhawan

Earlier, Sunil Gavaskar also backed Dhawan to open for India at the ICC even alongside Rohit Sharma.

India's first World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev inducted into Legends Club 'Hall of Fame'

India's first World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev inducted into Legends Club 'Hall of Fame'

Gavaskar, who was the first batsman to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket, was also presented a citation by Wadekar.

Dhoni made players feel they can be world-beaters

It was India coach Greg Chappell who noticed a great talent in Mahendra Singh​ Dhoni as wicketkeeper-batsman but also the potential to be a captain.

Would have staged dharna if MS Dhoni had quit playing entirely, says Sunil Gavaskar

Would have staged dharna if MS Dhoni had quit playing entirely, says Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar was not surprised by Dhoni's decision to step aside as it was only a matter of time.

No place for Sunil Gavaskar, Sachin Tendulkar in THIS England legend's Dream XI

No place for Sunil Gavaskar, Sachin Tendulkar in THIS England legend's Dream XI

Back in 2011, when Boycott was picking his team taunted ICC Dream XI which had three Indian batsmen – Virender Sehwag, Sunil Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar.

Rohan Gavaskar recalls when his 'Superdad' Sunil Gavaskar saved family from 93' Mumbai riots

Rohan Gavaskar recalls when his 'Superdad' Sunil Gavaskar saved family from 93' Mumbai riots

Gavaskar received the Golden Jubilee Life Time Achievement Award by the Sports Journalists Association of Mumbai.

Virat Kohli's Dream Year: Here's how India captain dominated every Test he has played in 2016

Virat Kohli's Dream Year: Here's how India captain dominated every Test he has played in 2016

With still a Test match to go before we say bye bye to 2016, he can sure create at least few more records.

Piers Morgan hails Virat Kohli as new Little Master, and Twitter goes bananas

Piers Morgan hails Virat Kohli as new Little Master, and Twitter goes bananas

But calling Kohli a "Little Master" might just not fit the bill because, the Delhi batsman who stands 1.75m tall is taller than all three legends.

Murali Vijay becomes first Indian opener to hit Test hundred at Wankhede in 14 years — VIDEO

Murali Vijay becomes first Indian opener to hit Test hundred at Wankhede in 14 years — VIDEO

The last opener to score a hundred at the venue was Virender Sehwag, against West Indies in 2002.

Mohali war of words: Sunil Gavaskar slams Virat Kohli for unwarranted Ben Stokes sending-off

Mohali war of words: Sunil Gavaskar slams Virat Kohli for unwarranted Ben Stokes sending-off

Subsequent to the incident, Stokes was reprimanded by the ICC while Kohli escaped the punishment.

WATCH: Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman take on Ravi Shastri's viral Tracer Bullet Challenge

WATCH: Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman take on Ravi Shastri's viral Tracer Bullet Challenge

Conspicuously Sourav Ganguly, who is a part of the famed 'big four' of Indian cricket, was missing from the video.

WATCH who bites the bullet in Ravi Shastri's #TracerBulletChallenge

WATCH who bites the bullet in Ravi Shastri's #TracerBulletChallenge

Shastri, who established himself as the voice of cricket, came with the idea, using one of the his most used and famous lines.