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India v Australia | India regain Border-Gavaskar Trophy

KL Rahul led the charge as India made light work of a paltry target of 106 to win the final Test by eight wickets and clinch the four-match series 2-1 to regain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, as cricket finally took center stage in a series that was marred by controversies both on and off the field.
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India vs Australia | Talking points from Day 3 at Dharamshala

Ravindra Jadeja's all-round performance, on Day 3 of the final Test in Dharamsala, where he scored a very important 63 and claimed 3 wickets put India in the driving seat. After restricting Australia to 137, India need just 87 runs on Day 4 to win the game and reclaim the Border-Gavaskar trophy.
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reportcricket3 days ago

India vs Australia | Talking points from Day 2 at Dharamshala

Chasing Australia's first innings score of 300, India dominated the first two sessions of Day 2 in Dharamsala thanks to KL Rahul who scored his fourth fifty in a row. However, a flurry of wickets from Nathan Lyon in the last session gave Australia a lifeline and put the match back in the balance.
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India vs Australia | Talking points from Day 1 at Dharamshala

On a day when India lost their captain due to injuries, fans were given a new name to sing as Kuldeep Yadav put on a show finishing with figures of 4/68. On the other side, Steve Smith continued his magnificent form as he racked up yet another century to take Australia to 300 at the end of Day 1.
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reportcricket9 days ago

India vs Australia | Handscomb, Marsh lead Australia to unlikely draw

The Indian bowlers let the game slip from their hands as Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb outplayed them on Day 5 of the Ranchi Test to keep Australia in the fray to retain the Border-Gavaskar series. With the match ending with a draw, Australia still hold the advantage as the holders of the trophy.
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India vs Australia | Talking points from Day 4 in Ranchi

India ended the day with the upper hand as Australia lost the wickets of David Warner and Nathan Lyon after conceding the first innings lead to India. Riding on a brilliant Pujara-Saha partnership, India managed to score 603/9 before Virat Kohli decided to send the Australians into bat again.
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reportcricket22 days ago

India vs Australia | Hosts level series as Australia crumble

After restricting India to a total of 188 in the morning, Australia looked on course before losing the plot to lose by 76 runs on Day 4 of the Bangalore Test. Cheteshwar Pujara missed out on a well-deserved century before R Ashwin scalped another 5-wicket haul as India leveled the series 1-1.
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India vs Australia | Talking points from Day 1 of the 2nd Test in Bengaluru

Australia would arguably be the happier of the two teams after they restricted India to a score of 189 - the first time in 40 years that India have failed to cross 200 in three consecutive home innings. KL Rahul fought till the end but it Nathan Lyon stole the day with an eight-wicket haul.
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reportcricketa month ago

India v Australia | Steve O’ Keefe ends India’s 19-match unbeaten streak

A century by skipper Steve Smith and a 12-wicket match haul by left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe helped Australia win the first Test of the series by 333 runs only on the third day at Pune. While Australia broke their 13-year winless streak in India, India’s undefeated 19-match streak came to an end.
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reportcricketa month ago

India vs Australia | Talking points from Day 2 of first Test

What a day of action we have had on Day 2 in Pune! India got the Starc wicket in just five balls but found themselves 44/3 with the top order failing for the first time in ages. After a recovery by Rahul and Rahane, India were routed by O'Keefe losing the last 7 wickets for just 11 runs.
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