featurecricket5 hours ago

India vs Australia | Adelaide throws a classic that would be hard to forget

It was a contrasting five days of Test cricket. Adelaide greeted India with a 40-degree Celsius on the first day, kept the temperature within the range on second as well, but by the time the third day started, it was all gloomy. It was raining, defying the humidity of the first two days.
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newscricket5 hours ago

India vs Australia | Despite win, Ishant Sharma was annoyed by his no-balls problem, reveals Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has revealed that fast bowling spearhead Ishant Sharma was annoyed at himself for bowling no-balls at crucial stages of the match despite being the senior bowler in the team. The Indian team defeated Australia by 31 runs in a riveting first Test of the four match series.
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newscricket5 hours ago

India vs Australia | Knew what to expect from Australian pitches, claims Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara, who was adjudged as man of the match in the series opening win in Adelaide on Monday, has revealed he was prepared for the tough Australian pitches beforehand. Pujara scored a brilliant 123 in the first innings to keep India in the game and hit 71 in the second for the visitors.
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newscricket6 hours ago

India vs Australia | Super proud to have four bowlers take 20 wickets, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli was all smiles as he lavished praise on his bowling quartet who managed to take all 20 wickets across two innings as India registered a 31-run win in the series opener in Adelaide. Kohli also had positive words to say about Cheteshwar Pujara who kept India in the game on day one.
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newscricket7 hours ago

India vs Australia | Very happy with a tough opening win, says Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri was overjoyed with his side’s performance in the series opener at the Adelaide Cricket Ground which the visitors won by 31 runs on the final day of the Test match. Shastri lavished praise on his bowling unit who did a brilliant job to restrict the Australian batsman throughout the game.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Twitter reacts as India win the first Test against Australia and create history

Even though the Australians resisted the Indian bowling attack longer than expected, India clinched a thrilling victory and created history today. Fans flooded Twitter to express how they felt about the historic win for Virat Kohli and company in a country they always dream to win.
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newscricket9 hours ago

8 Things you missed - From Rishabh Pant dropping a world record to Ravi Shastri making an obscene comment on national TV

It was a well-deserved win for India. Aussie tailenders built a sense of frustration on Indian players but the fightback ended in the last over before the tea-break. We know you've missed a lot of things as it's difficult for you to follow a 5-day game and so we've covered these 8 things for you.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Australia | Ricky Ponting rallies in support of Virat Kohli

Ricky Ponting has come out in support of Virat Kohli, who was booed by a small section of the 30,000 spectators during the first Test at the Adelaide Cricket Ground after he was dismissed on Day three. Meanwhile, Jasprit Bumrah played down the incident as he labeled the incident as ‘unimportant’.
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newscricketa day ago

10 Things you missed - From Ashwin ignoring Rohit Sharma to Rishabh Pant's sledging

The 4th day of Test at Adelaide was packed with entertainment and we hope you've enjoyed the match as much as we have over the last four days. But you are not done yet, we want you to enjoy more! We have covered these 10 highly entertaining things which you have totally missed.
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newscricket2 days ago

India vs Australia | It is always challenging bowling against greats, says Nathan Lyon

Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has stated that it is always a challenge to bowl to the greats of the game like Indian skipper Virat Kohli whose wicket he bagged on the third day. Nathan Lyon has got Virat Kohli out a record six number of times in the Test cricket - the most by any bowler.
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