Australian Open: Grand Slam to go ahead despite COVID-19 case, say organisers

Earlier, Victoria state health officials said the testing of the tennis cohort was precautionary. “We think the risk to other guests in the hotel – tennis players and their accompanying staff – is relatively low,” Professor Allen Cheng told reporters. 

Feb 04, 2021, 10:20 AM IST

Winning series is priority for me over personal achievements: Ajinkya Rahane

Stand-in skipper Rahane led India to historic 2-1 series win in Australia to retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. The 32-year-old talked about his Melbourne masterclass and said winning the series is the top priority for him rather than his own achievements.

Jan 25, 2021, 08:23 AM IST

Debutants Gill, Siraj shine to help India beat Australia in second Test, level series 1-1

India turned the tables on Australia to claim the second test in Melbourne with a rousing eight-wicket victory within four days. 

Dec 29, 2020, 10:11 AM IST

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: India win by 8 wickets, level series 1-1

Bumrah ended a 57-run partnership by dismissing Pat Cummins with a bouncer for 22

Dec 29, 2020, 06:35 AM IST

India Vs Australia, 2nd Test: Bowlers put India in sight of win at MCG

Australia were wobbling at 133 for six at stumps on the third day of the Boxing Day Test at the magnificent Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Dec 28, 2020, 14:06 PM IST

India Vs Australia, 2nd Test live score: India on verge of victory as Jadeja, bowlers shine

India are at a strong position on Day 3 of Second Test between India and Australia at Melbourne Cricket Ground on Monday (December 28).

Dec 28, 2020, 06:42 AM IST

India Vs Australia, 2nd Test live updates: Rahane ton helps India take control charge

Cummins dismissed debutant Gill with a full and wide delivery and he claimed the wicket of Pujara for 17 with that nagging fourth-stump line. 

Dec 27, 2020, 06:42 AM IST

India Vs Australia, 2nd Test live scores: India 36-1 at Stumps on Day 1

India vs Australia 2nd Test is being played at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground on Boxing Day (December 26, 2020). After getting bundled out for a mere 36 in the Adelaide Test, India has made 4 changes in its playing 11. Australia won the first Test by eight wickets inside three days, now lead this four-match series 2-1 and India have everything to chase, repair and play for in this second game - the traditional Boxing Day Test at the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Dec 26, 2020, 06:24 AM IST

Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Kapil Dev get streets named after them in Melbourne

There is also a 'Waugh Street' that has been named after Steve Waugh who guided Australia to lift the 1999 Cricket World Cup.

Jun 16, 2020, 17:55 PM IST

Virat Kohli is good enough to adapt to any situation: Nathan Lyon

Australian spinner Nathan Lyon said that it would be interesting to see how Kohli goes about the Ind-Aus four-match Test series if he does not get a chance to get the audience behind him.

Apr 14, 2020, 12:44 PM IST

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: Radha Yadav, Shafali Verma help India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

Radha Yadav bagged a four-wicket haul before Shafali Verma produced yet another decent performance with the bat as India thrash Sri Lanka by seven wickets in their final Group A clash of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup at the Junction Oval in Melbourne on Saturday. 

Feb 29, 2020, 09:10 AM IST

ICC Women's T20 WC: India beat New Zealand by 3 runs, reach semi-finals

The Harmanpreet Kaur-led side was able to maintain pressure on the rivals by taking early wickets as the Kiwis began the 134-run chase. Shafali Verma was once again the star with the bat for India as she slammed a well-composed knock of 46 runs off 34 balls laced with three sixes and 4 fours.

Feb 27, 2020, 13:01 PM IST

Shah Rukh Khan's video of helping PhD scholar fix her coat goes viral, internet showers love – Watch

A prelude even to Indian Film Festival of Melbourne was held in Mumbai ahead of the main function in Melbourne this year.

Feb 27, 2020, 11:04 AM IST

ICC Women's T20 World Cup India vs New Zealand live score, news

Continuing their stellar run, India thrashed New Zealand by three runs in a last-ball thriller in the crucial group A match of ICC Women's World Cup 2020 at Junction Oval in Australia's Melbourne on Thursday (February 27, 2020). 

Feb 27, 2020, 08:54 AM IST

India vs New Zealand ICC Women's T20 World Cup Dream 11, Junction Oval pitch, Melbourne weather report

India take on New Zealand in their third Group A match of ICC Women's T20 World Cup at Junction Oval in Australia's Melbourne on Thursday (February 27, 2020). Both the team are unbeaten in the tournament so far with India at the top of Group A with two wins in two matches and New Zealand in the second spot after beating Sri Lanka in their opener.

Feb 26, 2020, 19:50 PM IST

India women vs Australia women tri series 2020: How the match progressed

 Indian women's cricket team faces Australia in a virtual semi-final in the Tri Series 2020 on Saturday (February 8, 2020) at Junction Oval in Melbourne with the winner taking on England in the final on Wednesday at the same venue. Join for live scores and news updates of the match.

Feb 08, 2020, 06:42 AM IST

Shah Rukh Khan wins La Trobe doctorate for humanitarian work

Shah Rukh has said that he has "experienced firsthand the superficiality of social values that place a woman's appearance before her inner worth."

Aug 09, 2019, 12:13 PM IST

Melbourne to continue to host Australian Grand Prix until 2025

Australia is part of the motor-sport history as the country has been hosting Formula 1 World Championship since 1985.

Jul 19, 2019, 13:33 PM IST

Melbourne to launch Uber Air pilot program

"Test flights (are) due to start from 2020 and plans for commercial operations (will) commence from 2023," Uber announced in a statement, reported Efe news. Dallas and Los Angeles in the US are the other two pilot cities.

Jun 12, 2019, 13:43 PM IST