Tim Paine

2nd ODI: India beat Australia by 6 wickets to level series 1-1

2nd ODI: India beat Australia by 6 wickets to level series 1-1

India defeat Australia by 6 wickets, after being handed a target of 299 in a must-win clash following a century by skipper Virat Kohli, unbeaten 55 by wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni. 

Jan 15, 2019, 08:01 AM IST
Pak PM Imran Khan congratulates India after historic Test series triumph against Australia

Pak PM Imran Khan congratulates India after historic Test series triumph against Australia

Australian captain Tim Paine conceded that the current Indian bowling attack was the best, citing their relentless pressure on his side's batsmen as a key factor behind the triumph. 

Jan 08, 2019, 12:15 PM IST
Current Indian bowling attack is the best in the world: Tim Paine

Current Indian bowling attack is the best in the world: Tim Paine

India won the first and third Tests in Adelaide and Melbourne while Australia emerged victorious in the second match in Perth.

Jan 07, 2019, 15:31 PM IST
Australian captain Tim Paine shares light moment with media after long day on field

Australian captain Tim Paine shares light moment with media after long day on field

Paine, who has been involved in healthy banter throughout the series from behind the stumps, was game for a good laugh despite the team struggling in the ongoing Test.

Jan 04, 2019, 17:38 PM IST
On-field banter helps you remain positive during long hours: Rishabh Pant

On-field banter helps you remain positive during long hours: Rishabh Pant

Pant, whose picture of holding Tim Paine's son along with the Australian skipper's wife Bonnie went viral after the "babysitter" banter, didn't mind that the stump mic is on.

Jan 04, 2019, 16:48 PM IST
Australian skipper Tim Paine dismisses bowling coach's difference of opinion claim

Australian skipper Tim Paine dismisses bowling coach's difference of opinion claim

Cheteshwar Pujara's masterful innings completely wore down the Australian bowling attack and set the template for Rishabh Pant to score his hundred as well.

Jan 04, 2019, 16:35 PM IST
India vs Australia, 4th Test Day 1: Centurion Pujara stands strong as visitors reach 303-4 at stumps

India vs Australia, 4th Test Day 1: Centurion Pujara stands strong as visitors reach 303-4 at stumps

Cheteshwar Pujara (130) and Hanuma Vihari (39) are standing strong at the crease as India reached 303-4 at stumps on the opening day of the fourth Test at the SCG on Thursday.

Jan 03, 2019, 05:24 AM IST
Beaten Australia struggle without banned batsmen- Tim Paine

Beaten Australia struggle without banned batsmen- Tim Paine

The Australia skipper was candid enough to acknowledge the top-class show by the Indian bowling attack. 

Dec 30, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
3rd Test: India defeat Australia by 137 runs to take 2-1 series lead

3rd Test: India defeat Australia by 137 runs to take 2-1 series lead

India defeated hosts Australia by 137 runs on the final day of the Melbourne Test. 

Dec 30, 2018, 04:46 AM IST
Defiant Australia take 3rd Test against India to final day, finish Day 4 on 258/8

Defiant Australia take 3rd Test against India to final day, finish Day 4 on 258/8

Australia finished at a score of 258/8 on day four in Melbourne against India following an excellent 61 by Pat Cummins. Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit Bumrah were the key performers for India, picking 3 and 2 wickets respectively.  

Dec 29, 2018, 05:10 AM IST
Tim Paine continues chatter behind stumps, Rohit Sharma offers smile at MCG

Tim Paine continues chatter behind stumps, Rohit Sharma offers smile at MCG

During the Perth Test, Paine was involved in a heated verbal exchange with Kohli, which at one point, needed the umpires' intervention.

Dec 27, 2018, 13:34 PM IST
MCG Test: Cheteshwar Pujara's ton puts India in command against Aussies after Day 2

MCG Test: Cheteshwar Pujara's ton puts India in command against Aussies after Day 2

Cheteshwar Pujara produced yet another classy hundred and stitched a 170-run stand with captain Virat Kohli (82) to put India in command against Australia on the second day of the third Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Thursday.

Dec 27, 2018, 13:22 PM IST
Peter Handscomb set for Big Bash League after Melbourne Test axing

Peter Handscomb set for Big Bash League after Melbourne Test axing

It means that the Stars could be boosted by the return of the wicket-keeper batsman as the former will seek their first win of the season after two defeats at the hands of Sydney Thunder and Hobart Hurricanes.

Dec 26, 2018, 11:06 AM IST
3rd Test: India score 215/2 against Australia on Day 1 in Melbourne

3rd Test: India score 215/2 against Australia on Day 1 in Melbourne

India posted a score of 215 runs for the loss of two wickets at stumps on day one of the third Test against Australia on Wednesday, following excellent knocks by Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara and skipper Virat Kohli.  

Dec 26, 2018, 04:13 AM IST

India vs Australia 3rd Test: Mayank Agarwal to debut, all eyes on MCG wicket

Openers KL Rahul and Murali Vijay along with pacer Umesh Yadav have been dropped from India’s XI. Mayank Agarwal will finally be making his debut in the Indian team.

Dec 25, 2018, 19:08 PM IST
Cast as 'villain' of Australia series, Virat Kohli breaks silence, says 'won't explain who I am'

Cast as 'villain' of Australia series, Virat Kohli breaks silence, says 'won't explain who I am'

Kohli was involved in an on-field spat with his opposite number Tim Paine during the second Test, but the Indian skipper emphasised that he was only focussed on the cricketing aspect.

Dec 25, 2018, 16:21 PM IST
India's probable 11 for 3rd Test vs Australia in Melbourne

India's probable 11 for 3rd Test vs Australia in Melbourne

With injuries galore in the Indian side, there could be a chance that the bench strength is tested. Cricket experts and former players have suggested a few changes to ensure the visiting side reclaims the lead and regains bragging rights.

Dec 24, 2018, 14:44 PM IST
There is 'a bit of Aussie humour' in Tim Paine-Virat Kohli's verbal exchanges: Justin Langer

There is 'a bit of Aussie humour' in Tim Paine-Virat Kohli's verbal exchanges: Justin Langer

The war of words between Tim Paine and Virat Kohli was a throwback to the heydays of Australian cricket for coach Justin Langer, who saw in it "a bit of Aussie humour".

Dec 24, 2018, 13:53 PM IST
After war of words in Perth, Tim Paine lauds Virat Kohli

After war of words in Perth, Tim Paine lauds Virat Kohli

The pair had heated exchanges during the second Test at Perth Stadium, prompting the umpire to intervene. Australia won that game by 146 runs to level the four-match series at 1-1.

Dec 24, 2018, 11:07 AM IST
Virat Kohli-Tim Paine verbal exchange within limits: Michael Hussey

Virat Kohli-Tim Paine verbal exchange within limits: Michael Hussey

Hussey, who has appeared for Australia in 79 Tests between 2005 and 2013, also credited Paine for playing the Australian brand of tough cricket.

Dec 21, 2018, 15:18 PM IST