newscricket20 hours ago

India vs Australia | First two Tests of this series have been really tough, asserts Tim Paine

After winning the second Test and levelling the series against India, Tim Paine is of the opinion that the first two matches were really tough. The Aussie skipper has also stated that the hosts have some inexperienced players and the win at Perth will be a confidence booster for the side. 
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newscricket2 days ago

9 things you missed : From Virat Kohli's antics to Tim Paine poisoning Murali Vijay

Yet another solid day of Test cricket and there were a lot of things that happened that you might have missed. Don't worry, we have got your back. We sat through the entire day and picked out 9 things that you might have missed while watching the Test match. So sit back and enjoy the moments.
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featurecricket2 days ago

India vs Australia | Takeaways: Australia’s deceptive bowling and Mitchell Starc’s reinvention

Mohammed Shami’s first six-fer in Tests helped India bowl Australia out for 243 runs in the second innings, but the real star in the bowling was Jasprit Bumrah. While Indian batsmen failed to get going once again, Mitchell Starc’s “inswinging” reinvention brought some smile to Aussie faces.
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newscricket3 days ago

India vs Australia | Reports suggest Aaron Finch’s finger injury cleared as not a major one

Aaron Finch reportedly has been cleared of any major injury after he had sustained a blow on his index finger in the second innings of the second Test match. Earlier today, Finch was stuck on his finger by a sharp delivery from the pacer Mohammed Shami in the 13th over of the Australian innings.
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newscricket3 days ago

India vs Australia | Bishan Singh Bedi lauds Ajinkya Rahane’s brilliant knock

Bishan Singh Bedi lavished praise on Ajinkya Rahane who played an important innings of 51 from 105 deliveries which helped India steady the ship in their first innings against Australia on Saturday. Rahane and Virat Kohli put up a 90-run partnership to lead India to 172/3 at the end of day two.
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featurecricket4 days ago

India vs Australia | Takeaways - A riveting day of Test cricket and Aussie pacers new-ball impact

Today was a kind of day that purists talk about while revealing about nostalgia. Perth was missed, but the one-on-one battle that underlined this Test made sure that the next few days would be a superb day out for all the people who only dream about seeing a hard-fought attritional Test cricket.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket4 days ago

10 things you missed : From the umpire not calling Josh Hazlewood's no ball to the mixup that almost cost India the match

Oh boy, what a brilliant day of Test cricket (obviously not for the Aussies). While jumping in joy while watching Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane frustrate the Australian bowlers, we collected a lot of things that you might have missed from Day 2 of the Test match. Check out what all you have missed!
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newscricket4 days ago

VIDEO | Starc left surprised as teammates start celebrating despite ball touching Cheteshwar Pujara's shirt

Australians are known for their over-the-top celebrations even before umpire raises his finger for a wicket. Today, despite a Mitchell Starc ball despite touching only Cheteshwar Pujara’s shirt before going to the keeper's gloves, Aussie fielders started celebrating which left the former surprised.
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newscricket6 days ago

India vs Australia | Australia names unchanged XI for the second Test in Perth

Australia has named an unchanged team for the second Test which is scheduled to be held at the new stadium in Perth and will begin on Friday. Aaron Finch managed to hold onto a role at the top of the batting order as under-fire pacer Mitchell Starc retained his spot in the team as well.
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newscricket7 days ago

Mitchell Starc was not at his best in Adelaide Test, says Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson has stated that during the first Test match against India, Mitchell Starc looked like he had something on his mind and something was not clicking for him. The former tearaway quick has also added that he is ready to help out his former mate in order to gain his mojo back.
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