reportcricket18 hours ago

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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featurecricketa day ago

Indian Premier League | Top five highest successful run chases in the league

From entertaining the crowds with massive scores to the last-over pot-boilers, the IPL has never run out of steam when it comes to entertaining its fans. Time and again, the tournament has also gone on to embrace sport's greatest virtue - unpredictability with an amount of drama involved as well.
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newscricket7 days ago

David Warner not concerned by his loss of form

A lot was expected of David Warner in the lead-up to Australia's Test tour of India, and although he has failed so far, the opener believes that if he keeps putting in the work, good results cannot be far away. The 4-match series is tied at 1-1 with the decider starting in Dharamsala on March 25.
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newscricket8 days ago

Kohli accuses Australians of taunting Indian physio

Allegations and controversies appear to be flying thick and fast in the ongoing India-Australia Test series with Virat Kohli accusing the Australian players of taunting Indian physio Patrick Farhart. Steve Smith, however, insisted that his team had in no way disrespected Farhart.
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newscricket9 days ago

Watch | Virat Kohli hits back at Australia for "injury mock"

When Glenn Maxwell put his hand to his shoulder mocking the injured Virat Kohli, little would he have known that it would come back to haunt him. Kohli isn't a player who would just let the incident pass as he showed today with a taunt of his own by holding his shoulder after David Warner's wicket.
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newscricket10 days ago

Murali Vijay makes little of Glenn Maxwell mocking Kohli's injury

Murali Vijay refused to pay much heed to Glenn Maxwell mocking Virat Kohli's injury during Day 3 of the third Test between India and Australia yesterday. Glenn Maxwell was seen imitating Kohli's shoulder injury after saving a boundary at the ropes just before the Indian captain's dismissal.
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newscricket11 days ago

Watch | Smith and Maxwell mock injured Virat Kohli

Sportsmanship took a backseat in the ongoing Ranchi Test as Glenn Maxwell mocked the injured Virat Kohli by holding his shoulders after saving a boundary at the ropes. Kohli, who picked up a shoulder injury, showed great temperament to come out to bat but was dismissed for mere 6 runs.
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newscricket12 days ago

India vs Australia | Talking points from second Day of the third Test

Riding on a defiant 67-run innings by KL Rahul, India ended the Day 2 with 120/1 on the board, chasing the 451 that the Australia posted in the Ranchi Test. Ravindra Jadeja was the star of the show for India as he claimed five wickets stopping the visitors from going past the 500-run mark.
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newscricket12 days ago

WATCH | Umesh Yadav breaks Glenn Maxwell's bat into two pieces

On the very first ball of Day 2, Maxwell's willow broke down into two pieces when he tried to block an Umesh Yadav delivery. The Aussie, who made a well-crafted century on his Test comeback, could do nothing but just smile at it and asked the 12th man to get him a new bat from the dressing room.
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newscricket13 days ago

India vs Australia | Talking points from first Day of the third Test

Despite losing three wickets in the first session of the day, Australia managed to make up for it through the strong defiant partnership between Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell that helped Australia finish the day at 299/4. En-route to his hundred, Smith also crossed 5,000 runs in his Test career.
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