Tag: India Vs Australia

4th Test: Pujara ton boosts India on Day 1

Sydney: Cheteshwar Pujara came up with a typically gritty century as India posted 303/4 in their first innings at stumps on the opening day of the fourth cricket Test against Australia here on Thursday. Pujara was batting on 130 when the umpires decided to call it a day. His 250-ball stay in the middle was […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Sydney Test: India 69/1 against Australia

Sydney: India were 69/1 at lunch on the first day of the fourth and final Test against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here on Thursday. India dominated the first session of the day as opener Mayank Agarwal (42 batting) and Cheteshwar Pujara (16 batting) added 59 runs for the second wicket after losing […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Sydney Test: India opt to bat against Australia

Sydney: India skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat against Australia in the fourth and final Test of the series at the Sydney Cricket Ground here on Thursday. The visitors have made two changes in their playing eleven as opener Lokesh Rahul and chinaman Kuldeep Yadav replace Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma, […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
India eye maiden series win against Australia

Sydney: A confident India face Australia in the fourth and final Test here on Thursday, aiming to create history by registering their maiden Test series win Down Under. India are leading the four match Test rubber 2-1. India had won the first test followed by a loss in the second. In the third game, the […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Ashwin undergoes solo practice session ahead of final Test

Sydney: In a bid to return to the playing XI for the fourth and final Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground, starting Thursday, India’s premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Tuesday underwent a solo indoor bowling session while the rest of the Indian team preferred to take a day off. Ashwin, who suffered a side strain […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
India set Australia 399 to win 3rd Test

Melbourne: India declared their second innings at 106 for eight after an hour of batting on Day 4, thus setting a target of 399 for Australia to win the third Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground here on Saturday. Australia paceman Pat Cummins finished with career-best figures of 6-27, with opening batsman Mayank Agarwal top-scoring […]

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We have to bat like Virat, Pujara in second innings: Cummins

Melbourne: Australia pacer Pat Cummins asked his fellow teammates to bat like Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara after they were skittled out for a paltry 151 in the first innings of the third Test here. “It was obviously not ideal. We turned up thinking of a good first innings score and be right in the […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Fit-again Jadeja available for 3rd Test vs Australia

Mumbai: The BCCI announced on Sunday that all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has regained fitness and is now available for selection for the third Test against Australia which begins on December 26. “Jadeja’s left shoulder has continued to improve and he is now available for the 3rd Test match of the series in Melbourne,” the BCCI said […]

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It was pleasing to see our bowlers bowl: Kohli

Perth: Despite being on the receiving end in the second Test against Australia, India skipper Virat Kohli has praised the effort of his bowlers and hopes they carry the momentum to the next games as well. Chasing a challeging 287-run target, the Indian batsmen failed to put up a fight and the entire side was […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Australia defeat India in second Test

Perth: Australia defeated India by 146 runs in the second Test to level the four-match series at 1-1 here on Tuesday. India were dismissed for 140 runs in their second innings on the fifth and final day. Starting the final day at the overnight score of 112/5, the visitors seemed over-awed by the daunting challenge […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
2nd Test: India 112/5 at stumps, need 175 more to win vs Australia

Perth: Chasing a competitive target of 287 runs, India were 112/5 at stumps on the fourth day of the second Test against Australia here on Monday. Hanuma Vihari and Rishabh Pant were batting on 24 and 9 runs respectively. In the third session of the day, India lost the wickets of skipper Virat Kohli (17), […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
2nd Test: India 15/2 at tea, need 272 runs more to win vs Australia

Perth: India were 15/2 at tea on the fourth day, needing 272 runs to win the second Test against Australia here on Monday. Chasing 287, India lost two quick wickets in the form of Lokesh Rahul (0) and Cheteshwar Pujara (6). Skipper Virat Kohli and Murli Vijay were batting when tea was taken. Earlier, Australia […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
2nd Test: Australia 132/4 at stumps, lead by 175 runs vs India

Perth: Australia were 132/4 at stumps on the third day of the second cricket Test against India here on Sunday. Usman Khawaja and skipper Tim Paine were batting on 41 and eight runs respectively when the umpires decided to call it a day. The hosts now have a 175-run lead against India. Earlier in the […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
2nd Test: Australia post 326 in first innings

Perth: India dismissed Australia for 326 runs in the first innings of the second cricket Test here on Saturday. Resuming the overnight score of 277/6, Tim Paine and Pat Cummings held the Indian bowlers at bay for a while before both the players departed in consecutive overs. Fast bowler Ishant Sharma then had Mitchell Starc […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Ganguly lauds India's win, says series will be competitive

Kolkata: Lauding India’s 31-run victory over Australia in the first Test in Adelaide, former captain Sourav Ganguly predicted the series will be a hard-fought one and all four rubbers will yield results. “It’s an excellent win. Really credible,” Ganguly told reporters at the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) premises. Chasing 323 for victory, Australia’s lower […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021